T. Darin Boggs


T. Darin Boggs is a partner at the law firm of Boggs, Avellino, Lach & Boggs, L.L.C.  He received his Juris Doctorate in 1990 from Southern Illinois University School of Law.  He received his undergraduate degree in Political Science from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois in 1987.  

Mr. Boggs concentrates his practice in subrogation, employment law, defense of tort actions, premises liability, creditors’ rights, collections, and bankruptcy.  He has defended over 1,000 unemployment appeals hearings.  He has first chaired cases in Federal Court and second chaired cases in a variety of jurisdictions.  He is a member of CLM.  He is general counsel for the Blue Goose fraternal organization in St. Louis, called the St. Louis Pond.


He has been named a volunteer of the year for Head Start, due to his work with Step It Up.


Southern Illinois University School of Law, J.D. 1990 

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, BA 1987


Eastern District of Missouri 
US District Court for the Southern District of Illinois

Practice Areas:

Mr. Boggs concentrates his practice in subrogation, the defense of tort actions, premises liability defense, employment law, creditors' rights, collections and bankruptcy.  He also routinely represents employers in the defense of unemployment compensation claims in Missouri.


His professional affiliations include the American Bar Association, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, CLM, Northwest Chamber of Commerce, and he is the Legal Representative for the Honorable Order of the Blue Goose International, St. Louis Pond.


Mr. Boggs is involved in an abundance of charity work.  First and foremost, during the pandemic, over a year now, he has worked at numerous food distributions in the communities hit the hardest in the St. Louis area.  He puts in, on the average, 6 hours per week making sandwiches and delivering them, distributing them and other food and beverages to the food distributions. 

When the pandemic is not going on, Mr. Boggs is heavily involved in the charity, Step It Up, which gives away free shoes and socks to underprivileged children in the St. Louis area.  He organizes monthly shoe distributions at local Head Start facilities.  He also manages the foot wear needs for the St. Louis Special School District.  He is also a passionate supporter of his alma mater, SIU, where he and his wife, Beth sponsor an annual scholarship which is awarded to the school's best ping pong player.