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      1000 Mid Rivers Mall Drive  •  St. Peters, Missouri 63376
       Phone:  (636) 352-1111

The LEGAL Center, LLC, located in St. Peters, Missouri, is a small law firm with a primary focus on providing high quality legal counsel.  Attorney Russell M. Zelei works to ensure uncompromising success in litigation and counseling for clients so that they meet their business and personal goals and objectives.  


The LEGAL Center, LLC handles a variety of Family Law issues including Divorce, Modifications, Paternity Issues, Child Visitation, Child Custody, Child Support, and Adult / Minor Name Changes. Mr. Zelei provides affordable legal solutions in the area of Family Law.

Litigation in Business and Contract Matters

Attorney Russell M. Zelei offers aggressive trial representation in litigation of business disputes, contract cases, and business litigation.  Mr. Zelei provides affordable solutions, tailored to meet the individual and corporate needs of clients.

Non-Compete Agreements

The LEGAL Center, LLC has successfully litigated non-compete, non-solicitation, and trade secret disputes on behalf of both businesses and employees.  The Firm regularly reviews existing non-compete clauses and agreements to determine enforceability.  It also assists employers in drafting new non-compete agreements and enforcing existing ones.  Mr. Zelei handles Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) and preliminary injunction requests as part of the non-compete litigation process. 


The LEGAL Center, LLC regularly represents individuals and business in the collection of accounts, debts, Judgments, loans, and other collection matters. Mr. Zelei handles Judgment Liens, Garnishments, Executions, and Asset investigations as part of the of collection process.  

Contract Drafting and Review

Contracts involving homeowners, contractors, businesses and employees are complex documents that need to be created responsibly to clearly outline the relationship between the parties. The drafting and review of these contracts should be done with the assistance of experienced legal counsel to alert clients of potential problems and to propose effective solutions.  Mr. Zelei focuses his representation on clearly defined legal strategies compatible with both business and personal goals of his clients.

Landlord - Tenant Litigation

The LEGAL Center, LLC represents individuals and business in the collection of Rents due, Security Deposit Litigation, and Evictions.  Mr. Zelei handles Judgment Liens, Garnishments, Executions, and Asset investigations as part of the of collection process.

Personal Injury & Dog Bite Litigation

Animal bites and attacks can cause serious physical and emotional trauma, oftentimes leaving victims injured and scarred for life. If you have been injured by an animal, big or small, you may wish to speak with an experienced lawyer to discuss your legal options.

Contact Our Law Firm

To set up a consultation, please contact  Attorney Russell M. Zelei at (636) 352-1111 or by email.
All legal consultations are held strictly confidential. 

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The LEGAL Center, LLC represents clients in Family Law, Non-Compete Agreement Law, Collections Law, Consumer Law, Business Law, Contract Law, Debtor Collections, Credit Card Collections, Breach of Contract Law, and FDCPA Law matters throughout the State of Missouri, including St. Louis, St. Louis County, St. Charles County, Boone County, Earth City, Jefferson County, Lincoln County, Phelps County, Franklin County, Ste. Genevieve, St. Clair and the Cities of St. Louis, Kansas City, St. Charles, O’Fallon, Lake St. Louis, St. Peters, Wentzville, Troy, Clayton, Rolla, Columbia, Jefferson City, Farmington, Cuba, Augusta, Union, Maryland Heights, Cape Girardeau, and Springfield.