John R. Fenley


John R. Fenley practices in the areas of family law and criminal defense. He received his bachelor’s degree in communication and political science from DePauw University and his law degree from Saint Louis University. While in law school, Mr. Fenley served as a staff member and editor for the Saint Louis University Law Journal. He also interned with the St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney’s office before joining Reinker, Hamilton & Piper, LLC.

Mr. Fenley is admitted to practice in Missouri State Courts and is a member of the Missouri Bar, the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis and the St. Louis County Bar Association. He is also actively involved in the local community. Mr. Fenley regularly volunteers with Join Hands East St. Louis and is also a board member for the local DePauw University Alumni Association. Mr. Fenley practices in St. Louis County, St. Louis City, Jefferson County, St. Charles County, Franklin County and Warren County.


Phone: 314.333.4140
Fax: 314.754.2685

Honors & Awards:

  • Named Up and Coming Lawyer from Missouri Super Lawyers 2014-2016

Education & Training:

DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana, 2008

  • B.A.

Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri, 2011

  • J.D.

Areas of Practice:

  • Criminal Defense
  • Family Law
  • Estate and Probate Matters
  • Juvenile Law

Bar Admissions:

  • Missouri, 2011
  • Illinois, 2012

Pro Bono Activities:

  • Join Hands East St. Louis, Volunteer

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • The Missouri Bar Association, Member
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • St. Louis County Bar Association