Paul J. Puricelli


7733 Forsyth Boulevard
Suite 500
St. Louis, Missouri 63105




Mr. Puricelli is a 1985 graduate of Washington University, where he graduated Order of the Coif. Mr. Puricelli’s primary practice areas are business and commercial litigation. He has tried many jury and bench trials to conclusion, and has argued appeals in state and federal courts in Missouri and Illinois, as well as other jurisdictions.


  • Washington University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
    • J.D. – 1985
  • Vanderbilt University
    • B.A. – 1982

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri
  • Illinois
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. Tax Court

Professional Associations

  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • Missouri Bar Eminent Domain Law Committee, Chair, 2011 to 2012
  • Missouri Bar Disciplinary Committee, Region X
  • Illinois Bar Association
  • Missouri Bar Association


  • Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers, 2009-2015, 2018-2019
  • Best Lawyers, St. Louis Magazine, Commercial Litigation, Eminent Domain, 2009-2015, 2018-2019
  • The Best Lawyers in America, Business Litigation, 2010-2013
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Ranking