In nearly 40 years of practice, Alan Freed has established himself as one of Missouri’s pre-eminent practitioners of mediation and collaborative divorce, and as a leading appellate attorney.

Mr. Freed has been listed in Best Lawyers for Alternative Dispute Resolution, Collaborative Law: Family Law, and Family Law Mediation since 2007. He has been selected six times by Best Lawyers as the St. Louis Lawyer of the Year in his areas of concentration. In 2016, Mr. Freed received the Roger P. Krumm Family Law Award from the Missouri Bar. He is included on the list of top 100 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers.

Mr. Freed is co-author (with Alisse Camazine) of the book Divorce in Missouri and is one of a handful of leading collaborative practitioners asked to contribute to Understanding Collaborative Family Law, published in 2011 and is also the co-author (with Daniel P. Card, II) of Appellate Practice, Volume 24 in the West Publishing Missouri Practice series. Since the late 1980s he has been the author of the chapter on alternative dispute resolution in the MoBar Family Law Desk Book.

Mr. Freed has practiced with the Clayton firm Paule, Camazine & Blumenthal, P.C., since that firm’s founding in 1994.