Barbara T. Peebles Associate Circuit Judge


42% of the Committee voted Judge Peebles substantially MEETS overall judicial performance standards.

8 Committee members voted “MEETS”
11 Committee members voted “DOES NOT MEET”

A committee member abstained from this vote.


Associate Circuit Judge

Evaluation Year



Judge Barbara Peebles was appointed to the 22nd Judicial Circuit in 2000. In this role, her judicial assignments include minor civil matters and preliminary hearings and misdemeanors. Judge Peebles was previously a drug court commissioner. She graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with a B.A. in political science and French and obtained a J.D. from The American University.

Judge Peebles is a member of the Mound City Bar Association, the National Bar Association and the National Association of Women Judges. She is active in Walk in Truth Ministries, Inc. and Alpha Kappa Alpha.