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 Julia Pusateri Lasater
Associate Circuit Judge, Division 32
DIVISION 32 INFORMATION
IN DIVISION 32, AS OF MARCH 15, 2022, ALL MATTERS WILL BE HEARD IN PERSON. THIS INCLUDES SETTLEMENT CONFERENCES, NON-CONTESTED/NON-TESTIMONY MOTIONS, DEFAULT HEARINGS AND MINOR NAME CHANGES. ALL TRIALS AND CONTESTED, TESTIMONIAL HEARINGS REMAIN IN PERSON.
Webex will only be used in exceptional situations and only with prior permission of the court or by court order.
If a party would like to schedule a settlement conference, non-contested/non-testimony motion, default hearing or a minor name change, please use the Acuity link below. Settlement conferences and non-contested/non-testimony motions are scheduled early morning on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays as well as Fridays. They are set at 15 minutes in duration. Default hearings and minor name changes are scheduled on Monday afternoons. They are set at 30 minutes in duration. If your matter requires more than the set time, you will need to contact the division and obtain a special setting.
All other matters (Trials, PDLs, Motions for Contempt, Family Access Motions, etc.) are set by the court. ATTORNEYS AND PARTIES SHOULD HAVE A SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE ON THEIR CASE BEFORE REQUESTING A PDL DATE. All attorneys must e-file a notice of hearing within 24 hours of setting a matter in Acuity. For any questions regarding scheduling matters in Division 32, please call the Division 32 clerk at 314-615-1532.
Exhibits for trials may be delivered to Division 32 and may also be sent electronically to: firstname.lastname@example.org
If your matter has been ordered by the court to be heard via Webex, click here: https://mocourts.webex.com/meet/vcdiv32mtg
Additional Webex information:
Meeting number for Division 32: 146 560 3204
Call in number for Division 32: 1-408-418-9388
You can access Webex by going to www.webex.com or downloading the Webex app on your smart phone or tablet. The court strongly urges all parties to use a device that will allow them to be visible to the court. If you have been waiting in the court's Webex lobby for more than 15 minutes, please contact the clerk at 314-615-1532. For rules regarding Webex appearances and hearings in St. Louis County, please review Administrative Order 43.
DIVISION 32 BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION
Judge Julia Pusateri Lasater was appointed associate circuit judge on December 4, 2020 by Gov. Mike Parson.
She worked as an assistant prosecuting attorney in St. Louis County from 2005 until her appointment to the bench.
Judge Lasater was in private practice in St. Louis County from 1995 until 2005 practicing the areas of both civil and family law.
Judge Lasater graduated from McCluer North High School in 1988, Maryville University in 1992 and
St. Louis University School of Law in 1995. She is a past president of the St. Louis County Bar Association. Judge Lasater is also a member of the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, the Women Lawyers' Association of Greater St. Louis
and the Lawyers Association of St. Louis.
Judge Lasater has been a registered adult leader with the Boy Scouts of America since 2010.
She lives in St. Louis County with her spouse and children.