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Biography

  Born 1969 in Kirksville, MO

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U. S. District Court, Western District of Missouri
Nominated by President Barack Obama on June 7, 2011, to a seat vacated by Ortrie D. Smith; Confirmed by the Senate on March 6, 2012, received her commission on March 22, 2012, and was sworn in on March 23, 2012.

Education:
University of Chicago, B.A., 1991, M.A., 1992
University of Missouri—Columbia School of Law, J.D., 1996

Professional Career:
Assistant Prosecutor, Jackson County, Missouri, 1997-2001
Private Practice, Kansas City, Missouri, 2001-2008
Assistant U.S. Attorney, Western District of Missouri, 2008-2009
U.S. Attorney, Western District of Missouri, 2009-2012

U.S. District Judge Beth Phillips
U.S. District Judge Beth Phillips

 

Contact Information

  Beth Phillips, District Judge
Annette Cordell, Judicial Assistant
Kelly McIlvain, Courtroom Deputy
Katie Wirt, Court Reporter
816-512-5380
816-512-5384
816-512-5744
816-512-5608
 

Steven Wolfe, Career Law Clerk
Beth Fessler, Term Law Clerk

 
  Address: 400 E. 9th Street, Room 7452
Kansas City, MO 64106
 
  Courtroom: 7A  

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Scheduling & Trial Orders

Jury Instructions

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Audio-Visual Equipment in Courtroom

Prior to trial, we urge all attorneys to schedule an appointment to test equipment. Visit our Courtroom Technology & Equipment page to view details regarding available technologies. For any additional requests or to view the equipment prior to a court hearing, please contact Judge Phillips' courtroom deputy.

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