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MoveMakers and NewsMakers for July 22, 2016
July 22, 2016
July 22, 2016 - See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers."...
How do I… vote in the Board of Governors election?
July 19, 2016
Beginning July 20, Missouri lawyers will have the opportunity to vote for candidates to fill open positions on The Missouri Bar Board of Governors....
Family Law Section Council fills two vacancies
July 18, 2016
The Family Law Section Council has two new members following a call for petitions to fill open vacancies. Cynthia L. Albin will serve in the St. Louis District vacancy while Douglas B. Harris will fill the Northern District vacancy. Both Albin and Harri...
The Missouri Bar is accepting nominations for the 2016 Excellence in Legal Journalism Awards
July 18, 2016
In recognition of the vital role played by the state’s news media in improving public understanding of legal issues, The Missouri Bar is now accepting nominations for its annual Excellence in Legal Journalism Awards. We encourage members of the m...
National Bar Association will hold conference in St. Louis
July 14, 2016
Next week, lawyers from around the nation will gather in St. Louis for the National Bar Association’s 91st Annual Convention & Exhibits. The conference, set for July 16-21, will be hosted by the Mound City Bar Association. ...
MoveMakers and NewsMakers for July 15, 2016
July 14, 2016
July 15, 2016 - See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers."...
Governor signs bar-drafted, criminal-record-sealing bill into law
July 13, 2016
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon today signed into law Senate Bill 588—legislation that will make it easier for rehabilitated, former offenders to petition the court to close criminal records to the public. Supporters believe the update will help convicted indi...
Best of CLE Spotlight - Scott K. Martinsen
July 13, 2016
For nearly two decades, Scott K. Martinsen has made a substantial contribution to the continuing legal education of Missouri’s attorneys by sharing his experience and knowledge at MoBarCLE programs.  Martinsen has served as a recurrent presenter at Th...
MoveMakers and NewsMakers for July 8, 2016
July 08, 2016
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers."...
Judges and journalists meet in Columbia
July 06, 2016
On Thursday, June 30, 2016, dozens of Missouri judges and members of the media met in Columbia for an American Bar Association Judicial-Media Knowledge Exchange Workshop. The one-day event, sponsored by the ABA’s Standing Committee on the American Judi...