Foley & Mansfield
Foley & Mansfield

Gino F. Battisti

Partner - St. Louis


Bar Admissions: Missouri; U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit; U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri; U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin

Practice Groups: Commercial Litigation, Employment Law & Litigation, Estate, Probate & Trust, Mediation & Arbitration, Professional Liability Defense, Toxic Tort / Mass Tort

Education: Cleveland Marshall College of Law, 1980, JD; John Carroll University, 1973, BA, Political Science

Memberships: Metropolitan St. Louis Bar Association


Gino Battisti is a partner in the St. Louis office of Foley & Mansfield, where he focuses his practice in probate litigation, employment law and complex commercial litigation.

Gino has extensive trial and appellate experience, and has successfully represented many commercial clients in both the state and federal courts. He also practices in the areas of bankruptcy, municipal law, insurance coverage, ERISA, tax, pension fund, general liability, product liability, toxic tort, and catastrophic loss claims resulting from fire and explosions.

As a criminal justice panel attorney, Gino has continued to represent individuals under a sentence of death in federal habeas corpus proceedings in Missouri since 1986.

Gino is also a certified mediator under the Rules of the Missouri Supreme Court.


Missouri Supreme Court Civil Mediator


Gino represents Antonio Richardson before the Missouri Board of Probation and Parole. Battisti successfully fought to overturn Richardson's death sentence following his conviction of first degree murder in 1991.