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Union Branch Office


The Union Branch Office enables LSEM to deliver the full range of services to qualified low-income residents of Franklin, Warren, and Washington Counties, and also handles family law cases in Lincoln County.

The Union Branch Office, coordinating with the St. Louis Office, allows LSEM to handle the same variety of cases handled in other offices, which includes:

  • Orders of Protection
  • Dissolutions of marriage
  • Paternity/custody matters and modifications
  • Consumer law and debtor/creditor problems
  • Landlord/tenant or other housing issues
  • Public benefits cases including Medicaid
  • Immigration cases
  • Special Education cases.


  • Jon Althauser, Managing Attorney
  • Laura Williams-Roberts, Staff Attorney
  • Rhonda Campbell, Paralegal

Other Helpful Resources

Franklin County Area United Way

Jefferson-Franklin Community Action Corporation

Northeast Community Action Corporation (Warren Co.)

Phelps County Public Housing Agency (Washington Co.)

Missouri Career Center, Warrenton

Community Opportunities, Troy

Domestic Violence Resources


Turning Point

Bridgeway’s Robertson Center (and other behavioral health resources)


Representing Yourself in Missouri Courts

Franklin County Circuit Court

Washington County Circuit Court

Warren County Circuit Court

Lincoln County Circuit Court

 Contact Us

20 South Church Street

Union, Missouri 63084

Phone: (866) 583-7877

Fax: (636) 583-7790

If you live in one of the counties listed above and would like to apply for services, click here for Intake information and instructions.


This office is located on South Church Street, across from the Courthouse and the statue of Ben Franklin. 

Union Branch Office