Tom Applewhite

  • Attorney


St. Louis, MO





Attorney Tom Applewhite is an experienced trial lawyer with numerous victories in civil litigation.  He has represented clients in millions of dollars of transactions, navigated complicated legal situations involving obscure laws, and has served both litigation and transactional clients alike based on their needs. Additionally, Tom works with families in probate litigation and estate planning in order to enhance their lives today and secure their futures tomorrow.  His considerable legal expertise includes, among his other practice areas, wealth preservation and protection, values-based planning, particularly for families with minor children. Tom has built a practice addressing the lifetime needs of his clients.

Tom graduated from St. Louis University Law School in 2011.  Tom also attended St. Louis University for his undergraduate degree and received a double major in Entrepreneurship and International Business. Most importantly, Tom is the proud husband of Rachel and proud father of Hadessa.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Class Action Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Estate Planning
  • Guardianship and Conservatorship
  • Probate Law


  • Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
    • Juris Doctorate
    • Major: Business Transactions
  • St. Louis University
    • Business Administration
    • Major: Double major in Entrepreneurship and International Business

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Missouri Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan Saint Louis
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Business Law Committee of the Missouri Bar Association
  • Solo & Small Firm Practice Committee of the Missouri Bar Association
  • Probate and Trust Law Committee of the Missouri Bar Association