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On this page, you can download the PDF files of the following brochures, but if you would like printed copies, click here to download the Brochure Order Form or click here to fill out the online order form. Please note that The Missouri Bar publications contain information/resources that deal only with Missouri and Missouri laws.

Except as otherwise noted, these materials are not copyrighted and can be photocopied as needed.

Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care

Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care

Establishing advance directives regarding future health care decisions can ensure that a person’s wishes are met and can also relieve families from having to make difficult decisions at a time of great stress. The Missouri Bar has developed and makes available as a public service a “Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care and Health Care Directive” for use by the general public.  This form may be downloaded and/or photocopied as needed.  There is no copyright on this publication.

Legal Resources Directory

An extensive listing of resources available to Missouri citizens at the local, state and federal level.

Legal Resources Directory
Money Guide

Money Guide

  • Out of Work? How to Deal with Creditors
  • Debt Collection FAQs: A Guide for Consumers
  • Protect Yourself from Overdraft Fees
  • How to Cope with Medical Bills
  • Vehicle Repossession: Understanding the Rules of the Road
  • Payday Lending Basics
  • Steps You Can Take to Avoid Forclosures
  • For People on Debt Management Plans: A Must-Do-List
  • Bankruptcy
  • Credit Reports and Scoring
  • How to Dispute Credit Report Errors
  • New Credit Card Rules

Click here to download the complete guide.

Relative Caregiver Affidavit

The Relative Caregiver Affidavit is a form required by law which allows relative caregivers to consent to the medical treatment and educational services for a child that cannot otherwise legally consent to those services. The Missouri Bar makes available as a public service a “Relative Caregiver Affidavit” for use by the general public. This form may be downloaded and/or photocopied as needed. There is no copyright on this form and it is provided for free.

Relative Caregiver Affidavit
Client Resource Guide

Client Resource Guide

Click here to download the complete guide. If you would like printed copies, click here to download the Brochure Order Form or click here to fill out the online order form.

Probate Law Resource Guide

Click here to download the complete guide. If you would like printed copies, click here to download the Brochure Order Form or click here to fill out the online order form.

Probate Law Resource Guide
Business Law Resource Guide

Business Law Resource Guide

Click here to download the complete guide. If you would like printed copies, click here to download the Brochure Order Form or click here to fill out the online order form.

Family Law Resource Guide

Click here to download the complete guide. If you would like printed copies, click here to download the Brochure Order Form or click here to fill out the online order form.

Family Law Resource Guide
Law and the Courts Resource Guide

Law and the Courts Resource Guide

Click here to download the complete guide. If you would like printed copies, click here to download the Brochure Order Form or click here to fill out the online order form.

Consumers and the Law Resource Guide

  • Your Rights as a Tenant
  • Buying a Home
  • Buying on Credit

Click here to download the complete guide. If you would like printed copies, click here to download the Brochure Order Form or click here to fill out the online order form.

Consumers and the Law Resource Guide
Domestic Violence Resources

Domestic Violence Resources

  • Domestic Violence and the Law: A Practical Guide for Survivors
    Booklet explores survival and legal options for domestic violence victims.

Click here to download the complete guide. If you would like printed copies, click here to download the Brochure Order Form or click here to fill out the online order form.

Disaster Resources

  • The Missouri Legal Services Disaster Manual – A Resource for Missouri Lawyers and Missourians
    This manual is to assist Missourians who are or may be affected by weather-related disasters as well as assist Missouri lawyers whose clients may be facing legal issues unique to disasters.

Click here to download the complete guide. If you would like printed copies, click here to download the Brochure Order Form or click here to fill out the online order form.

Disaster Resources
Senior Citizens Handbook

Senior Citizens Handbook

  • Senior Citizens Handbook
    Booklet on laws and programs affecting senior citizens including new Medicaid laws in Missouri.

Click here to download the complete guide. If you would like printed copies, click here to download the Brochure Order Form or click here to fill out the online order form.

Please note the Senior Citizen Handbook is copyrighted.

Copyright © 2015 Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Inc. and the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis.

Turning 18 in Missouri

Turning 18? Some Things About the Law You Need to Know. 

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Turning 18 in Missouri
Other Legal Topics

Other Legal Topics

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