Position: Circuit judge for the 16th Judicial Circuit
Evaluation year: 2022
Hon. Jennifer Phillips was appointed as circuit judge for the 16th Judicial Circuit in 2015. Phillips’ judicial assignments include civil, criminal, and domestic cases.
Phillips worked at the Jackson County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, Assistant Prosecuting General Counsel’s Office, and the Missouri Department of Revenue. Phillips graduated from the University of Missouri and was admitted to The Missouri Bar in 2001.
Phillips is a member of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association.