Judge Becky J.W. Borthwick was appointed circuit judge to the 31st Circuit Court in October 2019. Prior to this appointment she was an associate circuit judge. She earned a B.A. from the University of Missouri in 1991 and J.D. from the University of Oklahoma in 1995.
Judge Borthwick is a member of the Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association, the Missouri Municipal and Associate Judges Association, and the Missouri Probate and Associate Circuit Judges Association.