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Practice Areas


  1. Divorce & Separation: 20%
  2. Guardianship: 20%
  3. Child Custody: 20%
  4. Adoption: 20%
  5. Family: 20%

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Contact Info

Ponder-Bates Law Firm, LLC

380 Festus Centre Drive
Festus, MO, 63028


MOGood Standing, Active199201/08/2013

Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions
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Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Professional WomenMember2011 - Present
Child Abuse and Neglect Review BoardMember2009 - Present
Jefferson County Bar AssociationPresident2004 - 2005
Jefferson County Bar AssociationVice President2003 - 2004
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Association of Missouri MediatorsMemberN/A
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. LouisMemberN/A
Jefferson County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Missouri BarMemberN/A
Association of Family and Conciliation CourtsMemberN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Saint Louis University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
Southeast Missouri State UniversityEducationBS - Bachelor of Science1982