Law Offices at 7905 Forsyth
Independent Attorneys

Elizabeth ("Beth") Dunlop McCarter

Elizabeth ("Beth") Dunlop McCarter

Partner, Dunlop & McCarter
St. Louis (Clayton), Missouri

Beth McCarter is married to W. Dudley McCarter, a partner at Behr McCarter & Potter, P.C. Beth and Dudley have three daughters.

Beth McCarter practices with her brother and partner Brian Dunlop in the firm founded by their father Dudley C. Dunlop in the 1950's. Dudley C. Dunlop died in 2003.

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning, Wills, Living Wills, Trusts and Powers of Attorney
  • Probate and Trust Administration
  • Probate and Trust Litigation
  • Guardianships and Conservatorships
  • Elder Law and Incapacity
  • Prenuptial and Antenuptial Agreements
  • Notary Public

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 1988


  • Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
    • J.D. cum laude - 1988
  • University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri
    • A.B., Political Science - 1984
    • Honors: General Honors Certificate
  • Webster Groves High School, Saint Louis, Missouri - 1981

Honors and Awards

  • Alpha Sigma Nu National Jesuit Honor Society
  • Order of the Woolsack
  • Gateway Tiger Distinguished Service Award, University of Missouri Alumni Association, 2004
  • AV Peer-Review Rated through Martindale-Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • The Missouri Bar, Member
  • St. Louis County Probate Advisory Committee
  • Estate Planning Council of St. Louis
  • The Missouri Bar, Probate and Trust Committee
  • Region X Disciplinary Committee, (by appointment of Missouri Supreme Court), Office of Chief Disciplinary Counsel
  • St. Louis County Bar Association
  • The Missouri Bar, Planning Committee Member for several Missouri Bar Annual Meetings
  • Salem United Methodist Church, Member
  • St. Louis Track Club
  • Greenbriar Hills Country Club
  • Jefferson Club of University of Missouri, National Trustee
  • Jefferson Club of University of Missouri, Co-Chair of Annual Dinners
  • University of Missouri Alumni Association, Tiger Romp Co-Chair, 2004 - 2005
  • St. Louis Crisis Nursery Celebrity Waiters, Co-Chair


  • Pi Beta Phi
  • Alpha Sigma Nu

The Law Offices at 7905 Forsyth

Conveniently located across the street from the Saint Louis County courts complex

Phone: (314) 726-5363 | Fax: (314) 721-6485
7905 Forsyth Boulevard
Clayton, MO 63105-3808
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The associated independent attorneys and the partners of Dunlop & McCarter practicing at the Law Offices at 7905 Forsyth represent clients throughout the greater Saint Louis area in communities such as St. Louis City, St. Louis County, St. Charles, Clayton, Richmond Heights, Hazelwood, Florissant, Ladue, Town & Country, Ballwin, Manchester, Creve Coeur, Olivette, Overland, Ferguson, Webster Groves, Kirkwood, Hillsboro, Eureka, O'Fallon and Bridgeton.

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