Daryl F. Sohn

Daryl F. Sohn

Of Counsel
St. Louis, Missouri
(314) 516-1715
(314) 421-2832

Daryl Sohn has practiced for more than 35 years as a trial lawyer, principally in maritime and toxic tort cases, and regularly counsels businesses and individuals regarding a broad array of maritime, construction and agribusiness transactions and regulatory requirements.

Areas of Practice

  • Admiralty and Maritime Law
  • Trial and Appellate Practice
  • Commercial Transactions

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 1974
  • Illinois, 1977
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1986


  • University of Missouri Columbia School of Law, Columbia, Missouri
    • J.D. - 1974
  • University of Missouri, Rolla, Missouri
    • B.S. - 1969


  • Lecturer, "Pollution Clean Up Obligations, Liabilities, Fines and Insurance Coverage", Greater New Orleans Barge and Fleeting Seminar, 1983
  • Lecturer, "Recent Court Decisions: An Update", Greater New Orleans Barge and Fleeting Seminar, 1990
  • Lecturer, "Damages Recoverable in a Maritime Personal Injury/Death Case and How to Value the Recovery", Greater New Orleans Barge and Fleeting Seminar, 2005

Honors and Awards

  • The Best Lawyers in America, 1995 - Present
  • Named by Law & Politics as a Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyer

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis , Member
  • The Missouri Bar, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Maritime Law Association of the United States, Proctor
  • Defense Research Institute, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • U.S. Army, 1969 - 1971
  • Hon. Roy W. Harper, Senior Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri, Law Clerk, 1974 - 1975