A Tradition Of Solving Legal Issues

Attorney Dustin Mayer

Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury 25%
  • Criminal Law 25%
  • Workers Compensation 25%
  • Business Contracts and Estate Planning 25%


Dustin was born and raised in Dexter, Missouri. After graduating Dexter High School he attended Southeast Missouri State University and majored in Political Science and graduated Summa Cum Laude. Dustin attended the University of Missouri School of Law and was a member of Dispute Resolution Journal. While at law school he met his wife Ashley and they have two wonderful daughters and one son while residing in Dexter, Missouri. After graduating from law school Dustin worked at the Missouri Attorney General's Office defending the Second Injury Fund and the State in workers' compensation cases. He then went to work for the Pemiscot County Prosecuting Attorney's Office as an Assistant Prosecutor. While there Dustin was the lead trial attorney on several jury trials that included class A and B felonies. Dustin then opened his own law practice in Dexter, Missouri and his primary areas of practice are personal injury, criminal defense, workers' compensation and civil litigation. In his free time he enjoys hunting, fishing, watching sports and spending time with friends and family.


  • University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law, Columbia, Missouri
    • J.D. - 2011
  • Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, Missouri
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 2008
    • Honors: summa cum laude
    • Major: Political Science

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 2011
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri

Professional Associations

  • Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member, 2016 to Present
  • Missouri Bar Association, Member, 2011 to Present
  • Council Member for District 14 of the Young Lawyers Section of the Missouri Bar, 2017-2020


  • President of the Dexter Chamber of Commerce, 2022
  • The National Trial Lawyers - Top 40 Under 40 - Criminal Defense, 2016
  • The National Trial Lawyers - Top 40 Under 40 - Personal Injury, 2016

Past Positions

  • Missouri Attorney General's Office, Assistant Attorney General, 2012 to 2013
  • Pemiscot County Prosecuting Attorney's Office, Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, 2013 to 2015