Anna is currently a Municipal Court Judge. Having current experience dealing with criminal defendants from behind the bench and experience with court administration will serve her well as our next Circuit Judge.
After Law School, Anna returned home to join her dad practicing law. She has dedicated her practice to helping the community and protecting the values we hold dear in our area. Anna has practiced in State and Federal Court. Anna has never backed down from a challenge. She has handled complex multi-party litigation representing 78 clients in a federal law suit against an international company and another 38 clients. She has represented hundreds of consumers in Missouri Merchandising Practices Act violations. She has also argued before the Southern District Court of Appeals.
She has counseled clients in times of great loss and struggle in probate matters. Clients have also come to Anna in times of desperation when they are forced to file bankruptcy. She has also served the court as Guardian Ad Litem in the past and is familiar with the family courts.
Anna has also assisted clients with long term planning with estates and trusts. She has also done adoptions and guardianships.
Anna has experience with criminal law as well representing clients on misdemeanors and infractions and in the past, has handled felony criminal complaints on behalf of defendants.
Other areas of practice include personal injury, workers compensation, product liability and social security disability cases. She also assists her clients with property law including sales agreements and mortgage documents as well as easements, property line disputes and zoning issues.
Anna has always tried to help clients not only with their legal issues but with practical guidance as well to make sure they see the intended and unintended consequences of their actions and choices that are made. These experiences coupled with Anna’s drive to get things done will serve the people of Taney County well as your next Circuit Judge.