Missouri Judicial Performance Review Committee to  announce findings for nonpartisan judges on November ballot  Committee chair to share results on first day of absentee voting   JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Judicial Performance Review Committee – composed of non-lawyers, lawyers, and retired judges – reviewed the performance of 56 judges who will be standing in […]

The Missouri Bar Board of Governors appointed Phyllis Battle, Dr. Marie Peoples, and Sarah Devlin and reappointed Katharyn Davis and Katherine Thompson to the Judicial Performance Review Committee during its May 13 meeting. The independent, 21-member Judicial Performance Review Committee evaluates the performances of appellate and trial judges appointed under the constitutional nonpartisan selection process, also known […]

Missouri Bar members in the Missouri Court of Appeals-Western District interested in serving on the Judicial Performance Review Committee have until April 27, 2022, to apply.  The Judicial Performance Review Committee consists of 21 members who evaluate the performances of appellate and trial judges appointed under the constitutional nonpartisan selection process using judicial performance review standards, known […]

The Missouri Bar Board of Governors is seeking applications from members of the general public who reside in three judicial circuits and want to serve on the Missouri Judicial Performance Review Committee.  The open positions are for residents in the 16th Judicial Circuit (Jackson County), 21st Judicial Circuit (St. Louis County), and 22nd Judicial Circuit […]

The Missouri Bar Board of Governors appointed James Scollione to the Judicial Performance Review Committee during its March 4, 2022, meeting.  The independent, 21-member Judicial Performance Review Committee evaluates the performances of appellate and trial judges appointed under the constitutional nonpartisan selection process, also known as The Missouri Plan, using judicial performance review standards. The […]

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Appellate Judicial Commission is accepting applications for judge of the Supreme Court of Missouri to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Laura Denvir Stith after 27 years of judicial service, including two decades on the state’s highest court. A St. Louis-area native, Stith worked as a law […]

16th Judicial Circuit responds to Kansas City Star Editorial The 16th Judicial Circuit issued a statement in response to a Nov. 1, 2020, editorial in the Kansas City Star critical of the performance of three 16th Judicial Circuit judges. The Missouri Judicial Performance Review Committee, which was noted in both the editorial and the Court’s […]

Voters urged to learn more about their judges before they vote Nov. 3 JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Judicial Performance Review Committee today provided Missouri voters with their performance findings for 53 nonpartisan judges who will be up for retention in the Nov. 3, 2020, general election. All Missouri voters will have at least […]

Missouri Judicial Performance Review findings available to the public at YourMissouriJudges.org Citizens urged to learn more about their judges before they vote Nov. 6 JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Judicial Performance Review Committee has provided Missouri voters with their performance findings for 59 nonpartisan judges who will be up for retention in the Nov. […]

Judge W. Brent Powell, of Kansas City, will serve as the next judge on the Supreme Court of Missouri. A news release from the office of Gov. Greitens follows. Governor Eric Greitens has appointed Judge W. Brent Powell, of Kansas City, to serve as the next judge on the Supreme Court of Missouri. “The Missouri […]