Ellen Wyatt Dunne Associate Circuit Judge

Ellen Dunne

Substantially MEETS overall judicial performance standards.

Position: Associate circuit judge for the 21st Judicial Circuit

Evaluation year: 2022


Hon. Ellen Dunne is an associate circuit judge for the 21st Judicial Circuit. Dunne’s judicial assignments include family court and juvenile issues.

Dunne worked in private practice from 1983-2016 before joining the bench in 2017. Dunne graduated from Saint Louis University School of Law and was admitted to The Missouri Bar in 1991.

Dunne is a member of the Missouri Association of Associate and Probate Judges, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, St. Louis County Bar Association, and Women Lawyers’ Association of Greater St. Louis.