This July, The Missouri Bar Board of Governors chose Keegan Tinney as the Young Lawyers’ Section delegate of The Missouri Bar to the American Bar Association House of Delegates. Tinney serves as the District 10 YLS Council representative for Joplin.  

Tinney succeeds current representative Matt DePaz directly following the conclusion of the 2021 ABA Annual Meeting which will be held Aug. 4-10, 2021. 

Tinney is a lawyer with the firm of Sticklen & Dreyer, P.C. A lifelong resident of Joplin, he graduated from Missouri Southern State University and received his JD from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law in December 2017.  

“I am honored to be selected as the YLS delegate to the ABA House of Delegates,” said Tinney. “I am excited for this opportunity and look forward to representing the young lawyers of Missouri.” 

The ABA House of Delegates is the policy-making body of the association. The House meets twice each year, at the ABA Annual and Midyear Meetings. For more information on the ABA House of Delegates click here

Author: Farrah Fite | The Missouri Bar