Judge Dean P. Waldemer was appointed to Division 8 of the 21st Judicial Circuit in July 2017. In that role, he has been assigned a general circuit civil docket. Judge Waldemer previously served as assistant prosecuting attorney and chief trial attorney in the St. Louis County prosecuting attorney’s office. He was also previously municipal judge in Town and Country.
Judge Waldemer earned a B.S. and J.D. from Saint Louis University. He is a member of The Missouri Bar and the Illinois Bar. Judge Waldemer is a member of Grace Episcopal Church and an instructor for the St. Louis County/Municipal Police Academy. He frequently speaks with the law and society class at Missouri Baptist University and was appointed to the Missouri Supreme Court Committee for Revision of Supreme Court Rules 24.035 and 29.15 and the Legislative Review Subcommittee of Criminal Law Committee for The Missouri Bar.