Foley & Mansfield
Foley & Mansfield

William C. Foote

Partner - St. Louis


Bar Admissions: Illinois; Missouri; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri

Practice Groups: Banking & Finance, Business & Corporate Law, Commercial Litigation, Construction Law & Litigation, Estate, Probate & Trust, Toxic Tort / Mass Tort

Education: St. Louis University School of Law, 1987, JD; St. Louis University, 1984, BS, Accounting

Memberships: American Bar Association; Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis; Defense Research Institute (DRI); Illinois Bar Association; St. Louis County Bar Association; The Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)


Bill Foote, a partner in Foley & Mansfield's St. Louis office, is an experienced litigator and trial attorney. He focuses his practice in the areas of toxic tort and mass tort litigation and construction litigation. He has significant experience representing clients in federal and state courts in Missouri and Illinois and in arbitration and mediation proceedings. He has tried numerous cases to verdict. His toxic tort practice is focused on asbestos and diacetyl defense.

In addition, Bill maintains an active construction litigation practice which focuses on construction defect and construction liability cases. Bill has represented general contractors and developers in numerous litigation and contract matters.

Bill has achieved the highest possible Martindale-Hubbell rating for the highest level of legal ability and adherence to professional standards of conduct, ethics, reliability and diligence.

The breadth and depth of experience among Foley & Mansfield's attorneys gives us the ready resources to serve our clients' interests.


February 28, 2018
Foley & Mansfield Obtains Summary Judgment in $3M Construction Dispute

Foley & Mansfield won summary judgment on behalf of its general contractor client in a $3 Million construction claim in St. Louis, Missouri.


January 4, 2016
Foley & Mansfield Names New Equity Partners, Additions to Partnership

The national law firm of Foley & Mansfield is pleased to announce the election of six partners to the Firm’s Equity Partnership, and the addition of five attorneys to its Partnership.



  • Rated AV® Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell®