Steve Potter

Areas of Competence:

Insurance, Medical Malpractice / Medical Negligence, Personal Injury, Products Liability, Professional Liability / Malpractice


Mediator, Arbitrator, Special Master


Professional Experience:

Steve is a senior partner at Behr, McCarter & Potter, P.C. Over the last thirty years, he has successfully litigated cases in both Missouri and Illinois. As a recipient of the 1991 Lon O. Hocker Memorial Trial Award, he was recognized by The Missouri Bar Foundation as St. Louis’ top trial attorney under the age of 36. In 1992, the St. Louis Business Journal named him the “top up and coming” attorney under the age of 36 in the personal injury area of law. He is currently a Missouri-Kansas Super Lawyer in the personal injury/medical malpractice area of law. Steve is rated ”AV” (the highest rating possible) by Martindale-Hubble. He has written and lectured on various aspects of civil trial work.

Steve was the provisional judge for the City of Brentwood, Missouri for nearly ten years.

Steve is a past-president of the Lawyer’s Association of St. Louis and has served on numerous professional committees throughout his career.


Professional Affiliations:

  • The Lawyers Association of St. Louis, Executive Committee Member, Secretary, President-elect, President
  • Missouri Bar
  • Illinois State Bar



  • St. Louis University, B.A., cum laude (1980)
  • St. Louis University School of Law, J.D. cum laude (1983)



  • Missouri (1983)
  • Illinois (1984)



  • Recipient of Lon O. Hocker Memorial Trial Award, 1991
  • Missouri-Kansas Super Lawyer
  • St. Louis Business Journal “top up and coming” attorney under the age of 36


St. Louis (Headquarters)

Available for Service

4 Alaris Office Locations

ST. LOUIS (Headquarters)

711 North 11th Street
Saint Louis, MO 63101

(800) 280-3376
Trena Hutchins
Scheduling Manager


3095 Lexington Avenue, Suite 300
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

Katie Shubert
Scheduling Coordinator


2511 Broadway Bluffs, Suite 201
Columbia, MO 65201

(800) 280-3376
Jayme Aquino
Scheduling Coordinator


15 South Old State Capitol Plaza
Springfield, IL 62701

(800) 280-3376
Shelly Livengood
Scheduling Coordinator