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Licensed to practice

In: Missouri
Eastern District of Missouri – Federal Court
Since: 2008
Notable Experience:
-Dozens of not guilty verdicts at jury trial
-Appeals to Missouri ED and Missouri Supreme Court

Awards and honors:

Super Lawyers Rising Star
National Trial Lawyers – Top 100
National Trial Lawyers – Top 40 under 40
Practice areas
Criminal Defense – 90%
Personal Injury – 10%

Charles Barberio is a dedicated and accomplished criminal trial lawyer. He has tried dozens of serious felony cases, including murders, to not guilty verdicts at trial in numerous jurisdictions across the state of Missouri.
He founded The People’s Counsel law firm based on his established track record of winning big cases and also his commitment to helping deserving clients regardless of their ability to pay. In his early years he took on several murder cases pro bono because he knew his clients were getting hung out to dry by the justice system and he just couldn’t stand for that on his watch.
He invested thousands of dollars of his own money in fighting injustices on behalf of his clients. Since then, The People’s Counsel law firm has grown into a collection of respected lawyers and the firm has cultivated a team atmosphere, allowing for increased success and support for the lawyers and their clients. Charles handles all types of criminal cases and leads the firms Criminal Trial Practice division.
He is mentor to the firm’s young attorneys and to many other young attorneys not associated with the firm. He has lectured on multiple criminal defense topics and is often a panelist on discussions regarding criminal justice and criminal justice reform.

Name: Charles Barberio
Law firm name: The People’s Counsel
Office # (314) 669-6464
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Address: 4542 West Pine, St Louis MO 63108

“Highly recommend if you are looking for a trustworthy team to work on your behalf!”
—Ashley R.

“Charles and Tom are the BEST criminal defense lawyers EVER!!”
—James T.

“Great price, great communication, great lawyer!!”
—Teighlor P.

“I have worked with Charles Barberio twice now and have been incredibly impressed with his professionalism…”
—Carrie G.

From fellow lawyers:

“I have worked with Charles on several occasions when I had a difficult criminal case and needed an experienced trial lawyer to help try the case in the event it went to trial. On every occasion I found his skill and intuition to be an incredible advantage to my clients and their cases. I would highly recommend him to anyone needing a confident and caring criminal attorney.”