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Kristen Sanocki


St. Louis
314 552 6172 314 552 6172 direct

Kristen litigates complex commercial disputes and class actions for clients across the country. She manages cases throughout all stages of litigation, including initial case assessment, large-scale discovery, dispositive motions, and trial.

Her state and local tax (SALT) practice centers on representing taxpayers in sales/use, property, corporate income, and other tax controversies. She regularly handles tax appeals before the Missouri Administrative Hearing Commission and other state and local agencies.

Kristen is a former Deputy Counsel to the Governor of the State of Missouri. As Deputy Counsel, Kristen had the responsibility of overseeing the legal departments for state agencies, leading the Governor's judicial selection process, including the appointment of more than 20 judges to St. Louis courts and counseling the office on high-profile litigation.


"National Judicial Update & Discussion of Selected State Tax Issues,
Cases, and Policy Trends," Council On State Taxation (COST), Midwest Regional State Tax Seminar, August 2019

“West Coast State Income Tax Updates,”
Institute for Professionals in Taxation (IPT), 2022 Annual Conference, June 2022