Frank Neuner–Mediator

Mediation Practice Emphasis

  • Employment/Workplace Conflicts
    • Discrimination
    • Harassment
    • Retaliation
    • Wage and Hour
    • Failure to Accommodate
    • Non-Competition and Restrictive Covenants
    • Wrongful Discharge/Public Policy
    • Whistleblower
    • Breach of Contract
  • Civil Rights Claims
  • Business Disputes
  • Tort Claims
  • Bilateral Cases
  • Multiple Plaintiff Cases
  • Multiple Defendant Cases
  • Class Actions
  • Collective Actions

ADR Qualifications and Associations

  • Implicit Bias – USA&M
  • Advanced Training – AAM
  • Mediator for U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
  • Mediator for Missouri Commission on Human Rights
  • Certified Neutral—U.S. District Court for Eastern District of Missouri
  • Designated Outside Mediator—U.S. District Court for Western District of Missouri
  • Qualified Mediator under Missouri Supreme Court Rule 17
  • Mediation Skills Training—Northwestern University, School of Continuing Studies
  • Advanced Mediation Skills Training—Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, Pepperdine School of Law
  • ADR Neutrals Seminar—U.S. District Court E.D. Mo. and St. Louis University School of Law
  • Mediation & Assessment Program, CLE for Outside Mediators, U.S. District Court W.D. Mo.
  • National Member, Association of Attorney-Mediators
  • President, St. Louis Chapter, Association of Attorney-Mediators, 2016-present
  • Vice-President, St. Louis Chapter, Association of Attorney-Mediators, 2014-2015
  • More than 20 Years’ Experience as Employment Attorney and Business Litigator

Professional Distinctions

  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Lawyer of the Year, 2018, Employment Law
  • The Best Lawyers in America®, 2013-2020
  • The Top 50, St. Louis Area, Super Lawyers®
  • Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers®, 2015-2019
  • Missouri Lawyers Media, Up and Coming Lawyers, 2009
  • Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers®, Rising Stars, 2008
  • St. Louis Managing Partner, Spencer Fane, 2014-2019


  • University of Michigan Law School (J.D.), magna cum laude, Order of the Coif
  • University of Chicago Law School, visiting student
  • University of Notre Dame (B.B.A., Finance), magna cum laude