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Jessica L. Ward

Jessica L. Ward

Mettler Law Office
  • Criminal Law, Family Law
  • Missouri
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Jessica (Ward) Mettler practices in the area of Criminal Defense, including DWI/DUI, Felonies, Misdemeanors, and Probation Violations. She also has vast experience handling Personal Injuries/Motor Vehicle Accidents, Workers' Compensation, and Social Security Disability. Ms. Mettler enjoys assisting the people of the Ozarks. She has practiced law in over thirty (30) counties in Missouri.

University of Missouri School of Law
Honors: University of Missouri - Columbia School of Law Electronic Commercial & Intellectual Property Law Certificate; University of Missouri - Columbia School of Law Dean's List
Activities: Missouri Supreme Court Rule 13 Certification, First Chair in Dissolution Proceeding; Member of University of Missouri Association of Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law; Member of Women's Law Association, University of Missouri - Columbia School of Law; Advanced Westlaw Certification; 1L Moot Court
University of Missouri - Rolla
B.S. | Psychology/Neuroscience
Honors: Psi Chi Psychology Honor Society, University of Missouri - Rolla; Managed University of Missouri - Rolla Psi Chi chapter website, planned and coordinated activities, and assisted in acquiring funding for chapter; University of Missouri - Rolla Psychology Department Annual Leadership Award 2001 - 2002; University of Missouri - Rolla Dean's List; University of Missouri - Rolla Distinguished Scholars Scholarship; University of Missouri - Rolla University Scholarship; Robert C. Byrd Scholarship for Academic Excellence
Professional Experience
Mettler Law
- Current
Law Offices of Rick S. Vasquez
Aleshire Robb, P.C.
Assistant Attorney General
State of Missouri Attorney General's Office
Assistant Public Defender II
Missouri State Public Defender System
Volunteer Attorney
Staff Judge Advocate Legal Assistance Office
Research Assistant
Professor Philip G. Peters, Jr., Ruth L. Hulston Professor of Law University of Missouri - Columbia School of Law
Law Clerk
Cline & Dykhouse Attorneys at Law
Articles & Publications
Usability assessment of a web-based learning system for teaching web development: A progressive scaffolding approach
E-Journal of Instructional Science and Technology
Development of a Web-based Learning System for Teaching Web Design and Development: A Problem-Based Progressive-Scaffolding Approach
Proceedings of the AACE E-Learning Conference, Montreal, CA, 1562-1565.
Usability Testing of Web-Based Instructional Media
Digennarro, A., Havens, N., Ward, J., Grimes, H., & Hall, R.H.
Electronic Commercial and Intellectual Property Law
University of Missouri - Columbia School of Law
Professional Associations
Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys
- Current
Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association
- Current
Missouri Child Support Enforcement Association
- Current
American Association for Justice
- Current
Missouri Bar
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
  • Free Consultation
Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • Family Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Car Accidents
  • Disability
  • General Civil
  • Social Security
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Contact & Map
Mettler Law Office
3030 E. Battlefield Rd., Suite C
Springfield, MO 65804
Telephone: (417) 881-4883
Fax: (417) 881-4608