FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: February 19, 2014
NANCY WATKINS SELECTED FOR LOFTIN VACANCY IN ST. LOUIS COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT
On February 18, 2014, Governor Jay Nixon appointed St. Louis attorney Nancy Watkins to fill the vacancy on the St. Louis County Circuit Court created by the retirement of Judge Brenda Stith Loftin.
Nancy Maurine Watkins – Watkins, 56, is a lifelong resident of St. Louis County. She
received her J.D. from the University of Missouri – Columbia and her undergraduate degree from Washington University. She is an attorney with Schuchat, Cook and Werner in St. Louis. She also serves as a commissioner on the Missouri Public Defender Commission and the Sentencing Advisory Commission. She has been a Provisional Municipal Judge for the City of Clayton since 2011. She has three children.