OTHER NEWS

Columbia Family Law Group LLC announces that Aaron McClintic has joined the firm. Aaron is originally from mid-Missouri and has moved back to Columbia after practicing as an attorney at Legal Aid of Western Missouri in their family law division. Aaron will be handling a variety of matters including guardianships, divorce, custody and child support. He will also be serving as Guardian ad Litem. He and his wife have two children and she is employed by the University of Missouri-Columbia.

The in-coming Vice President would like to welcome any input from the Bar members for potential CLE programs that may be of interest to the members for the 2019 year.

The Boone County Counsel Chambers have been relocated from the 2nd floor by the clerk’s office to the 3rd floor by the Ceremonial Courtroom, currently marked “Grand Jury Room.” The may be periodically still be used as for Grand Jury purposes, but there will be signs indicating if it is not available.

Mid-Missouri Legal Services is reviewing its Judicare (reduced fee panel) reimbursement rate and the case hour maximums for several case types. MMLS is asking for attorneys to fill out a fee review form if interested in helping them adjust their fee accordingly. The review form and be found here. Those who fill out the form are asked to send their response by email here, or if you prefer, mail the review form to Susan Lutton, Executive Director, Mid-Missouri Legal Services, 1201 West Broadway, Columbia, MO 65203 All responses will be kept confidential. Thank you in advance.

The 13th Circuit is seeking attorneys interested in taking Juvenile cases at a flat fee rate. Those interested should contact Cindy Garrett at 573-886-4059.