Missouri Family Law






Effective December 23, 2015, Charles (Ed) Lee is closing his law office and retiring from the practice of law. If you need to contact Mr. Lee to request any files or records still in our possession or to get a message to Mr. Lee, please do so by email at the below address:


Written correspondence and payments on outstanding accounts will be forwarded to Mr. Lee if they are mailed to the old law office address:

3259 E. Sunshine

Suite “M”

Springfield, MO 65809

Thank you!


Charles (Ed) Lee is a native of Springfield, Missouri and has practiced in Southwest Missouri for over 30 years.  Ed is a member in good standing of the Missouri Bar Association, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri, Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association, and a member of the Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association Committees for Juvenile Law and Family Law.  Ed has served as a seminar speaker and former chairperson of the SMBA Family Law Committee and Ed has been a member of AFCC (Association of Family and Conciliation Courts) and the Family Law Section of the Missouri Bar Association. Ed is a certified and practicing mediator under Missouri Supreme Court Rule 17 and 88.04 since 1992 and has mediated difficult family law and civil cases.  Additionally, Ed has served as a Guardian Ad Litem in numerous child custody, probate and juvenile cases for over 25 years.




Helpful WEB Resources

You can check the status of your court case at Missouri CaseNet. Missouri CaseNet

Find Missouri Statutes, Court Rules, State Regulations and other legal resources at the Missouri Courts website. Missouri Courts:

“For example, The Missouri Statutes – including divorce & child custody.”

State of Missouri lawyer referral service and public information for other legal services and resources. Missouri Bar Association

Local lawyer referral service and public information for other legal services and resources. Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association:


Email: ed.lee@mo-familylaw.com