Winner of Kansas City Business Journal’s prestigious Best of the Bar award for 2014, J. Denise Carter started her legal career as an intern for Federal District Court Judge Brooke Bartlett of the Western District of Missouri. She has worked as an Assistant Public Defender, in private practice working for the firm of Powers & Associates, later Powers & Carter and then founded her own law office in 1996 in the Kansas City area. Denise later moved to London, England where she became licensed to practice law and went to work for the firm of Foster Wells in Aldershot, Hampshire, UK. With Foster Wells Denise, became accredited in police station representation, Magistrates Court representation and obtained the designation of Duty Solicitor.
John Schleiffarth is a third generation native of the Saint Louis area. He grew up in Des Peres and graduated from Kirkwood High School. John is an active member of his church and enjoys spending time with his wife, two daughters and his son.
Robert A. Murray opened Murray Law Firm in May of 2007. He has practiced exclusively in the field of criminal defense for his entire career. He served as a trial attorney in the Boone County Public Defender's Office from 1985-1989. In May 1989, Mr. Murray established his private practice. For the past few years, he has focused on his practice solely in the area of DWI and Traffic Law. In May of 2007, he opened the DWI Traffic Defense Center in Columbia.
Andrew Popplewell focuses his practice on DWI defense, general criminal defense, alcohol and drug offenses and traffic violations. Andrew grew up and worked on a fifth-generation family farm where he learned early on the importance of personal responsibility and work ethic. In 2001, Andrew graduated from the University of Missouri with a B.S. in Agriculture Economics. He began working for Eng & Woods in 2002 while still in law school and joined the firm as an associate in May 2005. Andrew became a partner with Eng & Woods in January 2010. He is an active member of the Missouri Bar, the Boone County Bar Association and both the Missouri and National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Will Worsham was born and raised in Southwest Missouri. A 1989 Graduate of Logan-Rogersville High School, Will went on to earn a Bachelors of Arts degree with Honors from Drury University in 1993 before graduating from the University of Missouri School of Law in 1996.
John Burns is the President and principal founding member of The Burns Law Firm, LLC. John Received his B.A. from Truman State University and his J.D. from Saint Louis University School of Law. John is admitted to the Missouri Bar, the United States District Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Missouri, as well as Districts throughout the United States.
Christopher Angles is a criminal defense attorney serving clients in Kansas and Missouri. Angles vigorously defends those accused of serious offenses including financial crimes, drug offenses, robberies, sex charges and other serious crimes at all stages in the federal, state, juvenile and municipal courts. His tenacity has helped him prevail in numerous complex cases. He has extensive experience with DUI/DWI cases in Kansas and Missouri, and is certified by Lance Platt in the administration of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Standardized Field Sobriety Tests.
We have searched to find attorneys / lawyers who are experienced with DWI law and who know how to deal with the affects of being arrested for DWI. These top-rated attorneys focus a significant portion of their practices to defending those accused of DWI or DUI and they understand that the consequences of a DWI conviction can destroy reputations, families, careers, and finances. They have dedicated themselves to helping people who are in danger of losing much of what they have worked for.
These top rated attorneys are continually learning and staying abreast of the latest changes in DWI laws in the state of Missouri and have demonstrated an ability to navigate through the various courtrooms. When you have an attorney who is experienced you will feel more confident and more calm than when you are dealing with someone who is a general practice attorney who takes any and all cases.
Attorneys chosen must show they devote a significant portion of their practice to DWI defense. Lawyers chosen to be a part of Best DWI Lawyers are experts in their field and we choose who will be rated with Best DWI Lawyers. If one of our top rated attorneys receives a complaint and does not respond to it in a satisfactory manner we can and do remove them from the site.