The Missouri Bar 2012 Solo and Small Firm Conference

 Sara Rittman

 

Sara Rittman
Legal Ethics Counsel 

Ms. Sara Rittman is the Legal Ethics Counsel. In that capacity, she provides oral and written informal advisory opinions to attorneys and serves as counsel to the Supreme Court Advisory Committee. She received her B.S.Ed. in 1978 from The University of Missouri at Columbia. In 1981, she received her J.D. from The University Of Missouri-Kansas City. Ms. Rittman became an Assistant Attorney General for Missouri in 1981. Beginning in 1985, Ms. Rittman was the Unit Chief of the Professional Licensing Unit of the Attorney General's Office. Ms. Rittman became a Staff Counsel for the Office of the Chief Disciplinary Counsel in 1993. She became Deputy Chief Disciplinary Counsel in 2000. She has been the Legal Ethics Counsel since January 1, 2003. She is currently President of the National Organization of Bar Counsel.