The St. Louis County Circuit Court is comprised of twenty-one (21) Circuit Judges, fourteen (14) Associate Circuit Judges and eight (8) Commissioners. Each judge and commissioner is assigned to a specific division, except for the Probate Commissioner and Deputy Commissioner.

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Honorable Brian H. May

Circuit Judge, Division 1

Civil and Criminal

Brian H. May was appointed circuit judge on October 4, 2016, by Gov. Jeremiah W. "Jay" Nixon.

Judge May graduated summa cum laude from Harris Stowe State University in 1986 with a Bachelor of Science in education. He earned his law degree from St. Louis University School of Law in 1989.

Prior to his appointment to the bench, Judge May was director of the Governor's Eastern Regional Office from 2011 to 2016. He was Deputy Director of the Missouri Department of Labor/Director of the Division of Workers' Compensation from 2010 to 2011.

He served in the Missouri House of Representatives from 1993 to 2001, where he was Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee. From 2001 to 2010, he practiced civil and criminal law as a managing member of Yates & May, L.C. He was a partner at the law firm of Larsen, Feist, Hess & May, P.C. from 1995 to 2001, and worked as an associate at Casserly & Jones from 1989 to 1995.

Judge May is a member of the Missouri Bar.

He lives with his wife and three children in Eureka.

Zoom Hearing Information

Consistent with the Missouri Supreme Court's May 4, 2020, Operational Directives as to COVID-19 and the St. Louis County Circuit Court's May 7, 2020, Administrative Order 30, all Division 1 hearings will be conducted by Zoom video conferencing until further notice.

Below please find the Zoom information for each day of the week. Should anyone wish to listen into the proceedings, simply dial by location and enter the Meeting ID and Passcode corresponding to the day of the week.

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+13126266799,,95494352855#,,,,,,0#,,8760875# US (Chicago)
+19292056099,,95494352855#,,,,,,0#,,8760875# US (New York)
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+1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)
+1 929 205 6099 US (New York)
+1 301 715 8592 US (Germantown)
+1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)
+1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)
+1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)

Monday Motion and Hearing Docket
Meeting ID: 954 9435 2855
Passcode: 8760875

Tuesday Motion and Hearing Docket
Meeting ID: 997 9851 7121
Passcode: 4123637

Wednesday Motion and Hearing Docket
Meeting ID: 980 3884 4202
Passcode: 8304267

Thursday Motion and Hearing Docket
Meeting ID: 991 8918 4547
Passcode: 1567677

Friday Motion and Hearing Docket
Meeting ID: 981 4039 7997
Passcode: 1868023

Courtroom: 388
Floor: 3 North
Court Reporter:
Maria Brown
Kristie Parrish
Phone: 314-615-1501
Fax: 314-615-8280