Attorneys (lawyers) represent juveniles, children, parents, custodians, and agencies. The information below is provided to you to provide assistance to your client representation.
Missouri Courts Electronic Filing Information
Sixteenth Circuit Electronic Filing Information
Supreme Court of Missouri Standards for Guardians ad Litem
A party may choose to participate in the judicial process without legal representation and represent herself/himself in court. This is called pro se. Although it is strongly recommended that a party be represented by legal counsel, self-represented parties have a right to access the judicial system without legal representation.
Practicing Before the Family Court Division
Parent’s Report to Court
Practice Tips for Interacting with Counsel for Other Parties