Daniel M. Schmittgens is the newest Associate Attorney at Luther & Associates, P.C. He was hired in 2019 for a summer clerkship and continued working with the firm throughout law school until he accepted an associate position in April 2021.

Dan graduated from the University of Missouri in 2015 with a degree in political science. After working in the legal field for two years post-graduation, he decided to attend law school in 2017. Dan received his law degree in 2020 from Saint Louis University School of Law. During his law school tenure, Dan was a student representative for Themis Bar Review for which he provided guidance to first-year law students regarding MPRE legal ethics and bar exam preparation.

Dan has lived in St. Louis his entire life. Other than practicing law, Dan’s interests and hobbies include playing and watching basketball, catching up on the latest crime TV shows, grilling, camping, and taking his jet ski out on the lake. He also likes to spend time with family, friends, and his dog, Ralphie.