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About me

I am proud to serve clients in south central Missouri.  I work with my clients to help them reach the best possible resolution in each case. 


 


My practice focuses on consumer bankruptcies (Chapter 7 Liquidation and Chapter 13 Individual Payment Plan) and family law matters (divorce, paternity, child custody and support, modification, and guardianship).


 

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Chapter 7: 45%
  2. Chapter 13: 20%
  3. Family: 20%
  4. Probate: 10%
    2 years
  5. Real Estate: 5%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($150-200/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Tyce Stuart Smith

    I endorse this lawyer. Carrie has been an associate attorney in my office for over five years and she is a dedicated and zealous advocate for her clients. She is committed to obtaining the best results for her clients and she is well versed in the areas of family law and bankruptcy.

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    Tyce Smith Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Supervised lawyer

  • Ronda Leigh Cortesini

    I endorse this lawyer. Carrie is an excellent attorney who is very organized and prepared. She is reasonable and ethical in all she does.

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    Ronda Cortesini Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Smith & Turley

243 VFW Memorial Drive
St. Robert, MO, 65584

Smith & Turley Law Offices

Post Office Box 494
Waynesville, MO, 65583

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MOGood Standing, Active201001/08/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
MU Extension Leadership AwardUniversity of Missouri2016
MU Extension Leaders Honor RollUniversity of Missouri2013
Program CompletionLeadership Pulaski County2013
Order of the CoifUniversity of Missouri School of Law2010
Judge L.F. Cottey Advocacy AwardUniversity of Missouri School of Law2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneySmith & Turley Law Offices St. Robert Mo2010 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Demo Garden Project - Pulaski Master Gardeners & Drug CourtOrganizer2016 - Present
Waynesville-St. Robert Chamber of CommerceBoard Member2013 - Present
Missouri BarMember2010 - Present
Pulaski County Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Pulaski County Master GardenersN/A2006 - Present
Pulaski County Extension CouncilChair2014 - 2016
Pulaski County Master GardenersPresident2013 - 2015
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Security Bank of Pulaski County v. Perry, et al.Plaintiff prevailed as summary judgment.
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
MoBarCLE publicationRule 76 Supplement2012
Missouri Law ReviewMissouri’s Section 287.865.5 Proof of Claim Filing Requirement: Are Injured Employees Getting a Fair Shake?2010
Missouri Law ReviewWhen MIRALiens Trump Claims for Attorney Fees: A Harsh Result in Light of Karpierz?2009
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Missouri, ColumbiaLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
Laclede School of LawBusiness AdministrationMA - Masters2003
University of Missouri, ColumbiaAnimal ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1993
Stephens CollegeEquestrian ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1993
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
MoBarCLE:Moderator for: Law Practice Management Series: Marketing and Branding Your Firm2016
Master Gardener SeminarComposting Alternatives2016
Growing Green Seminar - Phelps CountyAn Ecological Approach to Gardening2016
WormshopVermicomposting2015
Phelps County Master Gardener Core TrainingVegetable Gardening2015
Master Gardener Core TrainingComposting 1012014