Jim Gau


Jim Gau knows the ins and outs of estate planning thanks to years of experience practicing as an estate planning attorney. He has more than a decade of experience in the field and understands the complexities families can encounter when trying to plan for the future.


  • University of Dayton School of Law, J.D.
  • University of Dayton College of Arts and Sciences, B.A. in Psychology with a Minor in Criminal Justice Studies

Legal Background

  • Associate Attorney, Stock Legal, L.L.C.
  • Associate Attorney, McCarthy, Leonard, & Kaemmerer, L.C.
  • Agency Contract Attorney, Bryan Cave, L.L.P.
  • Associate Attorney, The Larson Law Firm, L.L.C.
  • Associate Attorney, Common Sense Elder Law


  • Missouri State Bar
  • Illinois State Bar
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court of the Western District of Missouri
  • Department of Veterans Affairs Accredited Attorney