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Karen S. Dunham


“People don’t always realize everything involved in administering an estate, and I enjoy being able to help them through that. It’s a demanding process but can result in lasting relationships.”


A.A.S., Belleville Area College, 1978


With more than three decades of experience in legal work, Karen Dunham supports the firm’s Trusts & Estates Practice Group as a paralegal. Her work frequently includes trust and estate administration, from conception to final distribution. She also prepares income, fiduciary, gift and estate tax returns, among other tasks.

Before joining Greensfelder in 2010, Karen spent nearly 30 years working in trusts and estates at another law firm, moving from her initial positions as a clerk and legal secretary to her eventual roles as a trust accountant and paralegal. Her experience and continued training in the field make her an asset for clients dealing with the often complicated and demanding aspects of settling an estate.

Professional Affiliations

  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis