Closing Criminal Records: Missouri’s New Expungement Law

By | 2017-11-27T16:16:42+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Firm News, Legal News|

Starting January 1, 2018, many Missourians will become eligible for expungement of their criminal records. In 2016, Missouri Legislature signed new criminal record expungement rules into law. These rules allow for the expungement of most misdemeanors and many felonies, including drug offenses. In the past, only very few crimes were eligible for expungement. Expungement is [...]

Joseph Passanise Receives “Best Lawyers in America” and “Lawyer of the Year” Recognition

By | 2017-11-05T19:00:23+00:00 August 28th, 2017|Firm News, Legal News|

SPRINGFIELD, MO: Joseph Passanise has once again been recognized as one of the” Best Lawyers in America” for Criminal Defense: General Practice and White-Collar as well as DUI/DWI Defense in the 24th addition of The Best Lawyers in America. In addition, Mr. Passanise was named the 2018, MO Criminal Defense: White Collar “Lawyer of the Year.” This [...]

The cost of a DWI in Greene County with Scott Pierson

By | 2017-03-29T16:51:42+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Firm News, Legal News|

The cost of a DWI in Greene County with Defense Attorney Scott Pierson Scott Pierson, experienced defense attorney who handles hundreds of cases a year, discusses the cost of a DWI right here in Greene County. “Those cheap drinks have already become really expensive by the time you’ve hired an attorney,” he said. Totaled up, it [...]

Dee Wampler and Joseph S. Passanise honored as ‘Best Lawyers’

By | 2017-03-20T14:25:02+00:00 March 20th, 2017|Firm News|

Law Offices of Dee Wampler and Joseph S. Passanise honored as 'Best Lawyers' Dee Wampler and Joseph Passanise have been recognized again as “Best Lawyers” and the firm has been recognized as a “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News & World Report. Their selection was based on their outstanding work in the practice areas of criminal defense: [...]

Springfield Sodomy Case: Attorney Dee Wampler representing Cole

By | 2017-03-29T16:46:11+00:00 March 2nd, 2017|Firm News, Legal News|

Springfield Catholic student charged after police say he twice sodomized 17-year-old boy Attorney Dee Wampler discusses the firm's entry into a new case, where a young man is accused of sodomy of another young man. The News Leader quotes Wampler in the article as saying, "....Cole is a high school senior with a 3.9 grade point average [...]

Dee Wampler and Joseph Passanise Receive “Best Lawyers” and “Best Law Firm” Recognition

By | 2017-11-05T19:00:26+00:00 February 14th, 2017|Firm News, Legal News|

Dee Wampler and Joseph Passanise Receive “Best Lawyers” and “Best Law Firm” Recognition SPRINGFIELD, MO: Dee Wampler and Joseph Passanise have been recognized again as “Best Lawyers” and the firm has been recognized as a “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News & World Report. Mr. Wampler and Mr. Passanise are not new to this honor [...]

Business Spotlight: The Wampler Enigma

By | 2017-03-29T15:08:20+00:00 February 1st, 2017|Firm News|

The Wampler Enigma: Where It All Began The Springfield Business Journal's piece on Dee Wampler, his history, and the success of The Law Offices of Dee Wampler and Joseph Passanise. The article explains how the criminal defense attorney was shaped, and why Dee is still working hard 7 days a week at 77 years old. Dee [...]

PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT: Mr. Wampler Demands Gavin Devic’s Record be Cleared

By | 2017-01-10T21:02:33+00:00 January 9th, 2017|Firm News|

Gavin Devic has an outstanding and nearly perfect school record and accomplishments for a 17 year old high school student. He is an example of what we all hope and pray for our young people to be as future leaders. He lettered in three (3) sports: Track, football, and wrestling. He was on schedule to [...]

Why Beerfest is Important to Us

By | 2017-04-03T16:00:12+00:00 November 16th, 2016|Firm News|

It’s that time of the year again in Springfield; Ozarks Beerfest is this Saturday. Each year we look forward to this afternoon of watching live music and eating delicious food, all while sampling the wide selection of beers from breweries across the Midwest. But that isn’t why we so fervently support it. Beerfest proceeds benefit [...]