Mr. Forsyth is a highly experienced trial attorney, having represented thousands of clients over the course of his prestigious legal career. Mr. Forsyth has worked on both sides of the courtroom, working his way up to senior assistant in the St. Louis Circuit Attorney's Office before beginning his career as a criminal defense attorney. When plea negotiations and pre-trial motions do not achieve the results his clients want, he understands the case must be tried. With over 35 years of experience, including more than 350 jury trials, Mr. Forsyth understands the complexity of criminal trial practice.
USDC Eastern District of MO, 1985
USDC Southern District of IL, 1992
USDC Central District of IL, 1994
J.D., University of Missouri-Columba Law, 1976
B.A., Washington & Lee University, 1973
Sam E. Poston
Mr. Poston has represented clients in criminal matters since 1992. His experience ranges from simple traffic matters to death penalty habeas corpus actions, and cases involving international extradition and deportation. Mr. Poston served on the Federal Criminal Justice Act panels for both the Eastern District of Missouri and the Southern District of Illinois, representing more than 100 federal defendants. He is committed to the representation of the criminal defendant and ensuring their rights are preserved.
USDC Eastern District of MO, 1992
USDC Southern District of IL, 1995
J.D., Washington University in St. Louis, 1992
B.S.B.A., Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, 1982
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