While in law school, Mr. Gatheman clerked for Lee Barron, P.C., an Employment Law firm in Alton and a State's Attorney in Southern Illinois. Mr. Gatheman also worked at SIUC's Elder Law Clinic and provided elderly clients in Southern Illinois with a variety of legal services. After Law School, Mr. Gatheman worked as an Independent Contractor for Lee Barron P.C.
Mr. Gatheman then worked as an Assistant Public Defender in South Central Illinois, representing clients from minor misdemeanor offenses to non-probationable felonies while winning the majority of his cases that went to trial. Mr. Gatheman then opened his own law firm in St. Louis County, Missouri representing clients in criminal and family cases in addition to estate planning.
Mr. Gatheman has now limited his practice to family law and represents clients in divorce, child custody, child support, paternity and other domestic relations matters.
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