Alicia Embley Turner

Alicia Embley Turner

Location:
Jefferson City, Missouri
Phone:
573-298-4313
Fax:
573-636-3306
Email:

Alicia Embley Turner concentrates in the practice area of civil litigation, collections and creditors' rights, business law, corporate law and general civil litigation. Prior to her association with Newman, Comley & Ruth, P.C. in 2000, she worked for an international law firm in Paris, France.

Ms. Embley Turner is a member of the Missouri Bar and the Cole County Bar Association. She is also a member of Jefferson City West Rotary Club and serves as a member of the Rotary District 6080 Youth Exchange Committee.

Ms. Embley Turner was born in Jerseyville, Illinois, in 1973. She graduated magna cum laude from the University of Illinois - Urbana/Champaign, receiving a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and French. In 1999, she received her Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri - Columbia School of Law, where she served as a Note and Comment Editor of the Missouri Law Review and President of the International Law Society.

Areas of Practice

  • BI/PI Defense
  • BI/PI Plaintiffs
  • Corporation Formation
  • General Civil Litigation
  • Collections and Creditors' Rights
  • Business Law

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri, 2000

Education

  • University of Missouri Columbia School of Law, Columbia, Missouri
    • J.D. - 1999
    • Law Review: Missouri Law Review, Note and Comment Editor
  • University of Illinois, Urbana/Champaign, IL
    • B.A. - 1995
    • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa, Magna Cum Laude, Bronze Tablet
    • Major: Political Science/French

Published Works

  • Federal Jurisdictions over Juveniles: Who Decides?, 64 Mo. L. Rev. 171, 1999
  • Vicarious Liability For Volunteers: Should Missouri Courts Consider New Standards?, 63 Mo. L. Rev. 821, 1998
  • Small Business Capital Formation in Missouri: What's the SCOR?, 44 St. Louis B.J., 1998

Honors and Awards

  • CALI Award for Future Excellence in Comparative Law, 1999
  • CALI Award for Future Excellence in Gender and the Law, 1998

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Missouri Bar Association, Business Law Committee, Member
  • Cole County Bar Association, Member, 2000 - Present
  • Jefferson City West Rotary Club, 2000-Present, Youth Exchange Counselor, 2005-Present; Paul Harris Fellow
  • Jefferson City Chamber of Commerce Leadership, Jefferson City, 2001
  • International Law Society, President, 1997 - 1999
  • Women’s Law Association of Mid-Missouri

Past Employment Positions

  • Coudert Brothers Law Firm, 1999-2000
  • Office of Attorney General, Litigation Division, Law Clerk, 1997-1998
  • Office of the Missouri Secretary of State (Securities Division), Law Clerk, 1997-1998

Ancillary Businesses

  • French/English Translation

Languages

  • French