Alisha D. O'Hara 7th Circuit Court (Clay County)

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Judge O’Hara substantially MEETS overall judicial performance standards.


Associate Circuit Judge

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Judge Alisha O’Hara was appointed to the 7th Judicial Circuit on April 15, 2019. In this role, her judicial assignments include dissolutions, modifications, and a small percentage of civil and ex parte cases. She graduated from University of Missouri – Columbia with a degree in psychology and obtained a J.D. from UMKC School of Law.

Judge O’Hara is a member of the Clay County Bar Association, the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, The Association of Women Lawyers, and the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts.