Missouri Family Law

We know how to help people through difficult times.




A Missouri Family Law Practice with Over 30 Years Experience In Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support & All Areas Of Family Law

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.




Located in Springfield Missouri in the 3259 Center on East Sunshine at 65 Highway.




If you have tried self-help legal sites and not achieved the desired result, let us advise you of what our individualized services can do.


We Give Each Case The Personal Attention Of An Experienced Family Lawyer Who Handles Your Case From Start To Finish—Every Step Of The Way




Email or phone us with your questions or to schedule a consultation.  We have reasonable fees and we can arrange affordable payment schedules.

Phone:  417-883-3332 

Email: ed.lee@mo-familylaw.com 



Family Law-Including:


·Child Custody & Visitation

·Child Support—Collection & Defense

·Maintenance (“Alimony”)

·Modifications of Child Custody, Visitation Plans & Child Support

·Paternity Cases


·Premarital Agreements

·Juvenile Court & Family Services Cases

·Guardian Ad Litem Services for Children and Adults





Probate Law-Including:

·Decedent’s Estates

·Guardianship of Minors

·Guardianship of Adults



Estate Planning-Including:



·Beneficiary Deeds

·Powers of Attorney

·Living Wills (Health Care Directives)





Real Estate Law-Including:

·Sales Contracts



·Landlord Representation


 Small Business Needs-Including:


·LLC Setup


·Business Management

 Mediation Services:

·Family Law

·Civil Cases


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:


Our office hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

3259 E. Sunshine Suite “M” Springfield, MO 65804 Phone:  417-883-3332 Fax:  417-886-0730 Email: ed.lee@mo-familylaw.com