29th Judicial Circuit Court

Missouri State Seal Court Administration

The Court Administrator manages the daily operations of the Circuit Court under the direction of the Presiding Judge and the Court En Banc (Judges of the Court). The Court Administrator assists the Court in planning, case management, facility management, human resources, budget, policy development and implementation, establishing court programs and evaluation of performance, grant management, public and media relations, and serves as the primary liaison officer with intergovernmental agencies both public and private.

The Court Administrator is the appointing authority and responsible for the administration of:

  • The Juvenile Division
  • Treatment Court Programs
  • Court Services


  • Erik T. Theis
    Court Administrator

    Jasper County Courts Building
    601 South Pearl Avenue
    Room 307
    Joplin, Misssouri 64801

    Phone: (417) 625-4310
    Fax: (417) 625-0095
    Email: Erik.Theis@courts.mo.gov

    Case.net can be accessed by going to www.courts.mo.gov/casenet.