Judges

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13th Circuit Judges posed for a group photo in early 2016. Back row from left: Casey Clevenger,
Division 12; Sue Crane, Division 7; Gary Oxenhandler, Division 2; Michael Bradley, Division 9; Kevin
Crane, Division 3; and Carol England, Division 6. Front row from left: Jodie Asel, Division 4; Deborah
Daniels, Division 11; Sara Miller, Division 8; Leslie Schneider, Division 10; Kimberly Shaw, Division 5;
and Presiding Judge Christine Carpenter, Division 1.

This page lists judges who are members of the Boone County Bar Association in the following categories:

Sitting Judges of the 13th Judicial Circuit
Boone County Municipal Court Judges
Retired Judges of the 13th Judicial Circuit
Sitting Judges of Other Courts
Retired Judges of Other Courts

13th Circuit Judges’ Phone Numbers

Boone County Courthouse

  • Phone – 573-886-4050
  • Fax – 573-886-4070

Callaway County Courthouse

  • Phone – 573-642-0780
  • Fax – 573-642-0700

Sitting Judges of the 13th Judicial Circuit

  • Division I Circuit Judge – Vacant . Appointed by Governor in 2017 to fill vacancy; subject to election by Boone and Callaway county voters. Current Presiding Judge of the 13th Judicial Circuit.
  • Division II Circuit Judge – Jeff Harris. Appointed by governor to succeed Gary Oxenhandler. Subject to election by Boone and Callaway county voters.
  • Division III Circuit Judge – Kevin Crane. Elected by Boone and Callaway county voters.
  • Division IV Circuit Judge – Jodie Capshaw Asel. Elected by Boone and Callaway county voters.
  • Division V Associate Circuit Judge – Kimberly J. Shaw. Elected by Boone County voters.
  • Division VI Associate Circuit Judge – Carol England. Elected by Callaway County voters.
  • Division VII Associate Circuit Judge – Sue Crane. Elected by Callaway County voters.
  • Division VIII Family Court Commissioner – Sara J. Miller. Appointed by the Circuit Court En Banc.
  • Division IX Associate Circuit Judge – Michael W. Bradley. Elected by Boone County voters.
  • Division X Associate Circuit Judge – Leslie Schneider, Family Court Administrative Judge. Elected by Boone County voters.
  • Division XI Associate Circuit Judge – Deborah Daniels. Elected by Boone County voters.
  • Division XII Drug Court Commissioner – Casey Clevenger. Appointed by the Circuit Court En Banc.

See more information about 13th Circuit judges on the 13th Circuit Court’s website.

Boone County Municipal Courts

  • Columbia Municipal Court Judge – Robert D. Aulgur. Appointed by the Columbia Mayor and City Council. Cases are heard at the Columbia Municipal Courtroom, 600 E. Broadway, Columbia. More information about the Columbia Municipal Court.
  • Ashland Municipal Court Judge – Leslie Schneider. Cases heard at Boone County Courthouse.
  • Centralia Municipal Court Judge – Michael Bradley. Cases heard at Centralia City Hall.
  • Hallsville Municipal Court Judge – Ron Sweet. Cases heard at Ashland City Hall.
  • Sturgeon Municipal Court Judge – Leslie Schneider. Cases heard at Boone County Courthouse.

Retired Judges of the 13th Judicial Circuit

Retired judges can be contacted through the courthouses in their counties.

  • Retired Circuit Judge – Christine Carpenter – Boone and Callaway counties.
  • Retired Circuit Judge – Frank Conley – Boone and Callaway counties.
  • Retired Circuit Judge – Ellen S. Roper – Boone and Callaway counties.
  • Retired Circuit Judge – Gene Hamilton – Boone and Callaway counties.
  • Retired Associate Judge – Christopher S. Kelly – Boone County.
  • Retired Associate Judge – Joe D. Holt – Callaway County.
  • Retired Associate Judge – Cary Augustine – Callaway County.
  • Retired Associate Judge – Robert Sterner – Callaway County.

Sitting Judges of Other Courts

  • Judge of the U.S. District Court, Western District – Nanette K. Laughrey, U.S. Courthouse, 131 W. High St., Room 307, Jefferson City, MO 65101, phone 573-632-6623.
  • Judge of the Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District – Karen King Mitchell, 1300 Oak St., Kansas City, MO 65106-2904, phone 816-889-3620, fax 816-889-3668.
  • Judge of the Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District – Mark D. Pfeiffer, 1300 Oak St., Kansas City, MO 65106-2904, phone 816-889-3614, fax 816-889-3599.
  • Senior Judge of the U.S. District Court, Western District – Scott O. Wright, U.S. Courthouse, 400 E. 9th St., Kansas City, MO 64106, phone 816-512-5700.

Retired Judges of Other Courts

  • Retired Judge of the Missouri Supreme Court – Ann K. Covington, Columbia.
  • Retired Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District – William A. Knox. Court-related mail address: U.S. Courthouse, 131 W. High St., Room 204, Jefferson City, MO 65101, phone 573-634-3418.