Nicole S. Zellweger 21st Circuit Court (St. Louis County)


Judge Zellweger substantially MEETS overall judicial performance standards.


Associate Circuit Judge

Evaluation Year



Judge Nicole S. Zellweger was appointed an associate circuit judge in April 2018. She graduated from the University of Georgia magna cum laude in December 1999 and received a Master of Arts degree from Yale University Divinity School in 2001. In 2004, Judge Zellweger graduated law school at Washington University in St. Louis.

Before her appointment to the bench, Judge Zellweger was a partner with the law firm of Stinson Leonard Street LLP.

Judge Zellweger is an executive member the trial section and nominating committee member of the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, a fellow of the American Bar Foundation, and historian for the Mound City Bar Association.

Judge Zellweger is also a member of the Missouri Association of Probate and Associate Circuit Court Judges and serves on various court committees, including the Strategic Planning Committee.