Div. 04: Katherine M. Fowler

division 4Judge Katherine Fowler
Civil Courts Building, Division 4, 5th floor SW
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Meeting number: 961 429 937
Video address: katherine.fowler@mocourts.webex.com
Audio connection: US toll 1-408-418-9388
Access code: 961 429 937

Circuit Judge Katherine Fowler was an officer with Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C. until her appointment as circuit judge in October 2017. She also served as founder and director of the Legal Clinic for Let's Start, a non-profit organization that aims to break the cycle of incarceration by working with formerly incarcerated women and their children. She was retained by voters in 2020. Judge Fowler holds bachelor's degree from the University of Dayton and a juris doctor from St. Louis University's School of Law. She was born in St. Louis and is married with four children.
  • American Bar Association
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Mound City Bar Association
  • The Lawyers Association of St. Louis
  • The Women Lawyers’ Association of Greater St. Louis
  • St. Francis Xavier College Church

Division 4 will hold Law Days once a month to conduct hearings on pleas and motions, including but not limited to, motions to reduce bond, motions to compel and motions to suppress. To schedule a motion or plea hearing, please email JOA Karen Ditz and advise as to the type of motion, the estimated length of the hearing and whether you are requesting a hearing on the record. If you have an issue that requires more urgent attention, please contact Karen for a special setting. Currently scheduled Law and Status Days are as follows:

January 24 January 25
February 28 February 29
March 6 March 7
April 24 April 25
June 13 June 14
July 18 July 19
August 20 August 19
September 11 September 12
October 29 October 30
November 18
(not 10-11am)
December 4 December 5