Walter S. Pettit Jr.

Walter S. Pettit Jr.

Partner
Location:
Aurora, Missouri
Phone:
417-737-7154
877-470-4304
Fax:
417-678-3538
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Probate
  • Estate Planning
  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Special Needs Trust
  • Business Organization
  • Real Estate
  • Prenuptials

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 1952

Education

  • University of Missouri Columbia School of Law, Columbia, Missouri
    • J.D. - 1952
  • Drury University, Springfield, Missouri
    • A.B. - 1949
    • Major: Political Science and Economics

Honors and Awards

  • Thirty Third Degree Scottish Rite Mason
  • Highest AV rated by Martindale Hubbell
  • Chamber of Commerce Community Service Award
  • Chamber of Commerce Man of the Year

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • The Missouri Bar, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Missouri Association of Trial Lawyers, Member
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Member
  • Shriner's Hospitals and Burn Institutes, Primary Counsel until 2001
  • World War II Veteran
  • City of Aurora, Past City Attorney
  • National Bank, Board of Directors for 21 years
  • Drury University, Board of Trustees, 1996 - 1999
  • Aurora Municipal Airport , Past Board Member
  • Aurora Little League, Past Board Member and Past President
  • Aurora Habitat for Humanity, Founder
  • Aurora Community Hospital, Past Board Member
  • Aurora Board of Education, Past Member and Past President
  • Aurora Lion's Club, Past Member
  • Aurora Rotary Club, Past Member

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Sigma Nu
  • Phi Delta Phi