Missouri Criminal Defense, Personal Injury & Family Law Attorneys

We Win Trials and Provide Aggressive, Results-Driven Representation Across Missouri and Illinois

At Rogers Sevastianos & Bante, LLP, we draw upon 75+ years of collective experience and unparalleled success to represent clients in a range of high-profile, high-stakes cases.

Through our many successes, we have determined that achieving a victory at trial often comes down to thoroughness and preparedness. As seasoned trial lawyers, we leverage our vast resources and decades of experience to aid in locating key evidence, familiarizing ourselves with all of the facts that control your case, and negotiating from a position of strength and power.

We diligently fight for:

  • Jury selection that is poised for a fair and impartial verdict
  • A full dismissal or reduction of criminal charges
  • Every dollar of compensation from every person or entity
  • The best possible division of assets, property, and/or custody

Our results-driven, whatever-it-takes legal representation has helped clients with a variety of needs, including those accused of state and federal crimes; those seeking compensation for personal injury claims and contractual loss; and those going through a divorce. At the St. Louis law firm of Rogers Sevastianos & Bante, LLP, we leave no stone unturned, and our successes speak for themselves.

St. Louis Lawyers With National Reach

We serve clients in high-profile federal and state jury trials all over the country.

Criminal DefenseWe take an aggressive and proactive approach in defending the rights and freedoms of our clients. Our success in trying cases in front of a jury is unrivaled in the state of Missouri, Illinois, and across the country. We focus on complex federal criminal work, drug crimes, fraud, internet sex crimes, violent crimes, DUI/DWI charges, and a range of other charges on a regular basis.

As accomplished veterans of the Missouri and Illinois legal systems, our specially selected team has thousands of hours of experience and success in the courtroom and are ready to help you bring home a victory. We have handled numerous complex trials that involve high profile individuals, media coverage, and high stakes.

Our reputation of commitment and perseverance is evident in all of our victories, and our aggressive trial-tested advocacy has achieved positive results in hundreds of challenging cases.

Meet John Rogers

Personal Injury & Workers Compensation: We serve clients who suffer an injury as a result of someone else’s negligence. We will examine every potential claim you might have in order to hold one or more responsible parties accountable. In the process, we strive to make a genuine and lasting connection with you because we know what you’re going through. Together, we can help make our communities safer.

Our clients love us for our ability and willingness to communicate transparently with them. With your cooperation, we will ensure that those who have injured you (by negligence, mistake, carelessness, recklessness or intentional conduct) will pay an amount of money that gets you back to your previous self as much as possible. Compensation means to “make amends for loss or harm suffered,” and we work with clients who require this compensation for injuries caused by work, car accidents, medical malpractice, slip and fall/bad floor cases, and more.

Meet Noel Sevastianos

Divorce & Family Law: We help individuals in divorce or other family law matters by providing expert legal counsel cultivated by our vast experience in trial and negotiation. Whenever possible, our expert legal team will come up with a creative solution for any and all issues involved in a divorce, including custody, support, and matters regarding division of assets and debts. For complex and high net worth cases, Rogers Sevastianos & Bante, LLP, will efficiently resolve cases in a favorable, sensible, and cost effective manner.

We explain the law so you have a complete understanding of your rights and options to make informed decisions about your case. We consider you to be a partner with us in the process of resolving your case, either by settlement or trial. We practice on a daily basis before the judges that handle your case and are able to provide realistic expectations concerning the outcome of your case. Our experience is extensive in most areas of family law including child custody, spousal support, military divorce, child relocation, and modifications in custody and support agreements.

Meet Joe Bante

“Always in the News”

Our firm’s successes demonstrate our ability to handle high-profile cases for clients like prominent business people, media personalities, and professional athletes. As a result, our cases often attract local and national media attention. In addition to dozens of newspaper and journal articles written about our cases annually, we have been covered by “CNN,” “60 Minutes,” and numerous other televised news outlets.


Our Threefold Foundation: Experience, Integrity, Connection

The lawyers at Rogers Sevastianos & Bante, LLP, know that our success stems from a strong foundation of:

Experience — Our lawyers have over 75 years of litigation experience in Missouri, Illinois, and in federal courts across the country. Individually, each of the partners has practiced law for 25 years or more. We represent high-profile clients, professional athletes, celebrities, media personalities, and ordinary, everyday folks in the St. Louis area and beyond. We have enjoyed the privilege of handling their legal matters and are proud of the difference we’ve made for thousands of clients.

Integrity — We understand the importance of handling cases in the most professional, ethical, and efficient manner possible. In fact, our trial and injury attorneys are ranked AV Preeminent® which is when a lawyer’s peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence. We have carried this rating in excess of 10 years, indicating that we are in the top 1% of our peers.

Connection — Our lawyers see every client as an individual who deserves professional guidance that is tailored to fit their unique and difficult situation. By getting to know each client on a personal level, we gain a clear understanding of their unique goals and concerns regarding the legal process. As a result, we regularly receive client satisfaction awards which we feel are a testament to our commitment and dedication.

Serving Everyday Individuals

Founders Noel Sevastianos, John Rogers, and Joe Bante created this firm to represent the people they care about: the little people. We have no interest in helping giant corporations make more money. Instead, we choose to focus on the real people. We take our clients seriously. Each case is important to us, and we take great pride in our results. With millions of dollars won for our clients, our favorite part of the job is providing our clients with the compensation they deserve. We’re here to stand up and fight for those who have been wronged and deserve adequate compensation. Rogers Sevastianos & Bante, LLP, concentrates on your rights, not the bottom line.

Contact Rogers Sevastianos & Bante, LLP

Know that when you call Rogers Sevastianos & Bante, LLP, for your free consultation, you’ll be talking directly to a person who can give you the answers you need. From our highly experienced family law and personal injury attorneys, to our well informed and capable criminal trial attorneys, trust that the person you’ll talk to will be able to ease your mind and help win your case.

Our firm is available for evening and weekend appointments and also accepts credit cards. We are even conveniently located next door to the St. Louis County Jail.

Additionally, firm partners John P. Rogers, Noel Sevastianos, and Joe Bante are all licensed to practice in both Missouri and Illinois. To contact the state and federal criminal defense, personal injury, and family law attorneys of Rogers Sevastianos & Bante, LLP, for a FREE consultation, call 314-354-8484.

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