Boone County Bar Association

The Boone County Bar Association, Inc. is a voluntary association of lawyers and judges who practice and/or reside in Boone County, Missouri. It is incorporated as a Missouri not-for-profit corporation. Read more.

Upcoming Events

OPEN MEETING NOTICE – COURT EN BANC – MAY 15

Notice is hereby given that the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Court en Banc will conduct a meeting at 5:00 P.M. on the 15th day of May, 2018 at the Boone County Courthouse in the Law Library, Second Floor of the Boone County Courthouse, Columbia, Missouri.

The tentative agenda of this meeting includes:

1. Call to Order/Welcome

2. Introduction of All Guests

3. Approval of April 17, 2018 Minutes

4. Destruction of Records – Boone Circuit Courts

5. Child Support Court

6. Protocol for Presenting Exhibits

7. New Supreme Court Rule 16 – Cameras in the Courtroom

8. Update to Bond Form

9. Jury Mileage

10. Expungement: a. Notice and Service b. County Clerk and Section 483.075

11. New Debt Collection Agency

12. Other

13. Comments from the Public

14. Next Meeting Date

Representatives of the news media may obtain copies of this notice by contacting:

Patricia Edelen
Secretary to the Court Administrator
2nd Floor, Boone County Courthouse
Columbia, MO 65201
(573) 886-4056

NOTICE – CRIMINAL JUSTICE ADMINISTRATION COORDINATION COMMITTEE – MAY 15

Notice is hereby given that the Criminal Justice Administration Coordination Committee will conduct a meeting at 7:45 A.M. on the 15th day of May, 2018 in The Law Library, Second Floor of the Boone County Courthouse, Columbia, Missouri.

1. Call to Order/Welcome
2. Review Minutes of April 17, 2018 Meeting
3. 5th Week Video Appearances
4. Public Defender Wait List
5. Adult Court Services Report
6. Other
7. Next Meeting
Representatives of the news media may obtain copies of this notice by contacting:

Patricia Edelen Secretary to the Court Administrator 2nd Floor, Boone County Courthouse Columbia, MO 65201 (573) 886-4060

Elwood Thomas Inn Of Court Applications Due May 23

The Elwood Thomas Inn of Court is seeking applications from young and seasoned attorneys to participate in Inn during the 2018-2019 year. An application form can be found by clicking here: Application Form; and one-page summary of the Inn’s purpose and activities can be found here:.
The Inn thanks our local judges and the many attorneys who have participated over the years and looks forward to welcoming new members in the coming year. The Inn is one of 379 charted American Inns of Court in the United States. All American Inns of Court have a mission of inspiring the legal community to advance the rule of law by achieving the highest level of professionalism through example, education, and mentoring.
Attorneys with ten or less years of practice are accepted for membership for 2 to 3 years so that more attorneys may have the opportunity to participate. Please return completed application forms electronically to Elwood.L.Thomas.Inn@gmail.com not later than May 23, 2018.

Family Law Committee Brown Bag Lunch June 13

Please join the Family Law Committee for a brown bag CLE Wednesday, June 13.  The meeting with be a Judicial Panel with Judges Schneider, Jacobs, Harris and Commissioner Miller,  location and time will be TBA. Participants may bring their own lunch.
Contact Gretchen Yancey, committee chair, with questions: Gretchen.Y@CarsonCoil.com.