Platte, Judicial Circuit 6

Platte County Courthouse

415 Third Street
Platte City, Missouri 64079
(816) 858-2232
(816) 858-3392 (facsimile)

6th Judicial Circuit Local Court Rules
6th Judicial Circuit Local Court Rules Table of Contents
6th Judicial Circuit Civil Filing Fees
6th Judicial Circuit Affidavit for Judgment
6th Judicial Circuit Income and Expense Statement
6th Judicial Circuit Order Staying Revocation of Driver License for Failure to Take Chemical Test
6th Judicial Circuit Statement of Marital and Non-Marital Assets and Debts

The judges in Platte County are selected under the Missouri Nonpartisan Court Plan. These judges are:

Thomas C. Fincham, Circuit Judge, Division I
James W. Van Amburg, Circuit Judge, Division II
Abe "Quint" Shafer, Associate Circuit Judge, Division III
W. Ann Hansbrough, Associate Circuit Judge, Division IV
Dennis C. Eckold, Associate Circuit Judge, Division V


Docket Call:
  • Division I and Division II call their dockets on civil matters the first three Fridays of each month at 9 a.m.
  • Division III and Division IV call their dockets the first three Thursdays of each month at 9 a.m.

General Information:

Clerk's Office
Kim Johnson, Circuit Clerk
(816) 858-2232
(816) 858-3392 (facsimile)

Please contact the clerk's office at (816) 858-2232 for information about the following:
  • Adult Abuse Orders
  • Small Claims Filings
  • Traffic Court

Rhonda Haight, Chief Juvenile Officer
(816) 858-3429