S. Margene Burnett Circuit Judge

S. Margene Burnett

Substantially MEETS overall judicial performance standards.

Position: Judge for the 16th Judicial Circuit

Evaluation year: 2022


Hon. S. Margene Burnett was appointed to the bench in 2013 and is a judge for the 16th Judicial Circuit. Burnett’s judicial assignments include general civil, criminal, and domestic.

Burnett was deputy probate commissioner for the 16th Judicial Circuit from 2003-2013. Burnett graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law and was admitted to The Missouri Bar in 1987.

Burnett is a member of the Missouri Circuit Judges Association, Missouri Association of Probate & Associate Circuit Judges, Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, and Association for Women Lawyers of Greater Kansas City.