Attorney Profile

Sam Alton

Sam Alton

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Practice Areas:

  • Litigation
  • Municipal Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Employment Law
  • Criminal/Traffic


Mr. Alton is Of Counsel with Edelman & Muehleisen, LLC. He is a 1998 graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia. Mr. Alton's primary practice areas are business and commercial litigation, employment discrimination, municipal law, personal injury and criminal defense, including white collar crime.

Upon graduation from law school, Mr. Alton served as a clerk for the Honorable Judge Paul J. Simon, Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District. At the conclusion of his clerkship, Mr. Alton served as an Assistant Circuit Attorney for the City of St. Louis, before becoming a partner at Stone, Leyton & Gershman, P.C.

Current Employment Position

  • Of Counsel

Past Positions

  • Stone, Leyton & Gershman, P.C., Partner
  • Hon. Judge Paul J. Simon, Phi Delta Phi, Law Clerk
  • St. Louis, Missouri, Assistant Circuit Attorney, 1999 to 2000


  • University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law, Columbia, Missouri
    • J.D. - 1998
  • University of Missouri, Columbia
    • B.A. - 1995

Professional Associations

  • Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern-District, 1998 to 1999
  • Missouri Bar Association
  • Illinois Bar Association
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • American Bar Association