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, 2018.

Has served as Presiding Judge since 2018.

Document that is issued by court for reinstatement of license when license has been suspended For failure to appear or failure to pay.
Newer Cases:
Civil and Domestic cases filed from 2008 to the present;
Criminal and Traffic cases filed from 2006 to the present.
Older Cases:
Civil and Domestic cases filed before 2008;
Criminal and Traffic cases filed before 2006.