R. Travis Willingham Associate Circuit Judge


Substantially MEETS overall judicial performance standards.

Position: Associate circuit judge for the 16th Judicial Circuit

Evaluation year: 2022


Hon. R. Travis Willingham is associate circuit judge for the 16th Judicial Circuit. Willingham’s judicial assignments include criminal, civil, domestic, and adult abuse.

Willingham was chief deputy county counselor for Jackson County. Willingham graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law and was admitted to The Missouri Bar in 2004.

Willingham is a member of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Eastern Jackson County Bar Association, Association of Women Lawyers, and Federalist Society.