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The following resources explain Missouri’s laws and legal system. The resources contain information written by lawyers who have knowledge and experience in different aspects of the law.

The information on this website is provided as educational material about the laws and legal system. BAMSL makes reasonable attempts to ensure the materials provided here are current and accurate, but BAMSL cannot guarantee its accuracy. The materials provided here do not constitute legal advice. Because each person’s circumstances are unique, contact an attorney for specific legal advice before making decisions that involve the law.


21% — 36% of practicing lawyers qualify as problem drinkers. 28% are struggling with some level of depression, 19% with anxiety, and 23% with stress. According to a 2016 ABA & Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation study. Learn more from BAMSL's Well-Being Committee.