Our attorneys have a solid track record of advocating for our clients and getting results, drawing upon 40 years of combined experience and an expansive list of legal successes.

With knowledge and experience that spans several practice areas, we pride ourselves on being a reliable resource for our clients, no matter what life throws at them.

Whether helping a family through a painful divorce, or guiding a business owner through a contract dispute or merger, our attorneys will zealously work to secure the best legal outcome.



With litigation experience that has brought us before state and federal courts throughout Illinois and Missouri, and more than 40 years of combined legal work, we are well equipped to handle any type of case that comes our way.  Our practice areas run the gamut.

We not only care about our clients, but we also know how to win. This perspective enables us to best serve all our clients, whether preparing for trial or simply guiding them through routine legal matters and decisions. We are always thinking ahead.


Behind every situation that brings a client to our doors, there is a real person — a life that has been changed or impacted. 

At St. Clair, Gilbreth & Steppig, we are sensitive to this. Our goal is to help clients understand the legal process and feel comfortable going through it. 

With a history of proven results both inside the courtroom and out, our attorneys will guide you through the various legal steps while working toward the best possible result.

Trusted Legal Advice For St. Clair
& Monroe Counties & Beyond

Contact us for a consultation with one of our attorneys to discuss your legal needs.

A Client-Focused Approach

Our office is in Columbia, Ill., but we represent clients from communities throughout Monroe and St. Clair counties and beyond.

We are known for our client-focused approach, versatility and breadth of experience, which is why so many clients come back to us through the years as their legal needs change. We strive to be a law firm that not only boasts successful outcomes, but also leaves our clients feeling satisfied that they have an advocate in the legal process.

No matter the complexity of the case or how convoluted your legal matters may be, our accomplished firm will help to attain the outcome you deserve.

Hear more from our clients:

"Natalie was very kind and sincere with my issue, and resolved my issue very quickly, and also answered follow up concerns. Clay St Clair has dealt with my previous issues, I have nothing but good things to stay about these attorneys. They provide reasonable expectations and follow up as they promise."

Nick Behnken

"The true professionalism made all the difference in my case. I cannot say enough good things about the responsiveness of Natalie Steppig. The entire firm is very professional and knowledgeable and always willing to answer questions that a client may have. Highly recommend this firm!!"

Teresa Hencke

"All of the attorneys at this office are totally dedicated to their clients and doing what they can to help them. They always try their best to make their clients happy. Very responsive to your needs and handle all kinds of issues to the best of their ability. GREAT FIRM OVERALL."

Sandy Hollowell