Jerome J. Dobson

Managing Partner


Jerome J. Dobson


  • B.A., Washington University, 1974

  • J.D., with honors, George Washington University School of Law, 1978

Jerome Dobson is the managing partner of Dobson, Berns & Rich, LLP. For many years, Mr. Dobson has dedicated his practice to representing individuals in employment litigation and other civil rights cases, as well as providing advice and counseling regarding various employment matters. He litigates cases in both federal and state courts and has obtained numerous substantial verdicts and settlements on behalf of employees. He has also successfully argued cases in federal and state courts of appeals.

Mr. Dobson is licensed to practice law in all Missouri state courts, as well as the United States District Courts for the Eastern District of Missouri and the District of Columbia, the United States Courts of Appeals for the Seventh and Eighth Circuits, and the United States Supreme Court.

Significant Accomplishments

  • College of Labor and Employment Lawyers (Fellow, recognized in 2005)

  • Membership in the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers is by invitation only and is limited to attorneys who have practiced in the field of labor and employment law for at least 20 years and have proven that they possess the highest professional qualifications and ethical standards.

Professional Activities & Memberships

  • National Employment Lawyers Association (former President, St. Louis Chapter)

  • Frequent speaker on employment law issues at continuing legal education seminars and to business organizations.

  • Antioch School of Law, Past Clinical Instructor

  • Webster University, Past Adjunct Professor