Lawrence H. Weltman is a corporate attorney with an extensive practice advising clients on various business, taxation, and financial matters including closely held businesses; partnerships and joint ventures; mergers and acquisitions; pension and employee benefits; and white collar crime, among others.

Larry is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, was selected by his peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers® 1993-2024, and was selected for inclusion in Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers® 2005 and 2007-2013.


  • New York University School of Law (LL.M., 1970)
    • Taxation
    • NYU Tax Law Review
  • Washington University in St. Louis School of Law (J.D., 1968)
    • Washington University Law Review, editor
  • Washington University in St. Louis (B.S.B.A., 1965)
    • Haskins & Sells Award
    • Omicron Delta Kappa National Honor Society

Legal Background

  • Adjunct Professor, Washington University in St. Louis School of Law, Tax Procedure (1979-1984)
  • Baker & McKenzie (1970-1973)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association, Tax Section
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chairman, Taxation Section, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis (1981-1982)
  • Advisory Committee, Missouri Director of Revenue
  • Chairman, Planning Committee, Mid-America Tax Conference (1996)


  • U.S. Tax Court
  • U.S. Claims Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit
  • Missouri Bar
  • Illinois Bar

Charitable & Civic Activities

  • Director, Western Golf Association (Evans Scholars Foundation) (2005-2009)
  • Member, Meadowbrook Country Club (President, 2001-2003)