Elm Court Plaza
1739 Elm Court, Suite 101
Jefferson City, MO 65101
P: 573.635.9200

Stephan Cotton Walker


Jefferson City, Missouri


Mr. Walker represents individuals and businesses throughout Missouri and is licensed to practice in Missouri and Arkansas. He has extensive experience in family law, criminal law, business and corporate law, estate planning and civil litigation. He is also trained to serve as a Collection Notice Review attorney and serves as the Member State Compliance Chair for Missouri within the Member Attorney Program of ACA International.

Mr. Walker is a former city prosecutor and has served as a Municipal Court Judge for over 23 years. He is currently President of the Missouri Municipal & Associate Circuit Judges Association. He is a frequent speaker and trainer for various associations, attorneys, judges, prosecutors and law enforcement personnel and has presented at continuing education programs on topics including: courts, domestic violence, legislative process, collection practices, criminal law and litigation.

He is married to Debra Massengale Walker and they have two children, Jacquelyn and Quinn.


University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law, Columbia, Missouri, J.D.

Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, B.A. Double Major Political Science and History

Jefferson City High School, Jefferson City, Missouri

Court Admissions:

  • Supreme Court of Missouri
  • Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District
  • Federal Court Admission to Western District of Missouri, Eighth Circuit
  • State Courts of Missouri
  • State Courts of Arkansas


  • Cole County Bar Association
  • Missouri State Bar Association
  • Arkansas State Bar Association
  • Missouri Municipal and Associate Circuit Judges Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Missouri State Chair for Member Attorney Program with ACA International
  • Capital Area Community Service Agency
  • S.A.F.E Kids Coalition
  • Jefferson City Public School Foundation Board
  • Youth Sports Coach
  • Capital Region Medical Center Board of Directors
  • Boys & Girls Clubs
  • Jefferson City Community Concert Association
  • Jefferson City Little Theatre
  • Member of First United Methodist Church

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