Edward R. Ardini Jr. Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District


90% of the Committee voted Judge Ardini substantially MEETS overall judicial performance standards.

18 Committee members voted “MEETS”
2 Committee members voted “DOES NOT MEET”


Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District

Evaluation Year



Judge Edward R. Ardini Jr. was appointed to the Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District, in 2016. He was previously counsel to the governor in the Office of the Missouri Attorney General. Judge Ardini received a B.A. from Merrimack College and J.D. from New England School of Law.

Judge Ardini is a member of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association (KCMBA), the Boone County Bar Association and the Criminal Instructions Committee. He has made presentations to numerous organizations and is active in The Crossing Church and the Missouri Association of State Troopers Emergency Relief Society (MASTERS).