Hon. James R. Hartenbach


• USA&M Transitional Mediator Training, 2011
• Mediation training at the University of Missouri School of Law, 2008
• National Judicial College, Reno, N.V.
• St. Louis University B.S. 1963, J.D. 1966


Circuit Judge, 21st Judicial Circuit, 1984-2011 (Presiding Judge 1989-1990); Special Judge, Missouri Supreme Court; Special Judge, Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District; Senior Circuit Judge; President, Missouri Circuit Judges Association; Chairman, Commission on Retirement, Removal & Discipline of Judges; Chairman, Supreme Court Case Management Committee; Vice Chairman, Supreme Court Time Standards Committee; Chairman, 21st Judicial Budget Committee; First Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in St. Louis and Franklin Counties; Private Practice 1978-1983; U.S. Army, 199th Lt. Inf. Bde, Vietnam 1967-1968.


• Missouri Bar
• St. Louis County Bar