Judge Michael J. Cordonnier
B.S. in Business Administration at the University of Missouri - Columbia, 1979.
J.D. at the University of Tulsa College of Law, Tulsa, Oklahoma, 1982.
Past Board member: Discovery Center of the Ozarks, past president.
Friends of the Zoo
Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association
Christ Episcopal Church Foundation-past president
The Kitchen; recipient of the Excellence Award
Boy Scouts of America; Member Ozark Trails Council, past vice president
Past inclusion in “The Best Lawyers in America” and 417 Magazines “Top Attorneys.”
Private practice focused on litigation. Medical and Professional Negligence; Product Liability; Health Care Contracting.
Martindale Hubbell rating “AV”
President Missouri Circuit Judges’ Association
Fellow Advanced Science Adjudication Technology Resource Center. “ASTAR”
Complex Litigation Panel
Probate Administrative Judge
Appointed by Governor 2008; Elected 2008; Retained 2012.
Has served as Presiding Judge since 2018.