Joanna L. ByrneAssociate Attorney
Joanna L. Byrne joined Klar, Izsak & Stenger after serving as an Assistant Circuit Attorney in the City of St. Louis for several years. During her time as an Assistant Circuit Attorney, Joanna tried dozens of jury trials as first chair, including violent felonies, homicides, and sex crimes, as well as several bench trials. Joanna has experience handling complex and high-profile cases through all phases of litigation, including depositions, pretrial motions, and hearings. Joanna is passionate about ensuring her clients are informed and prepared throughout the litigation process and is driven to obtain the best possible results for her clients.
J.D., University of Missouri, School of Law, 2014
University of Missouri Journal of Dispute Resolution; Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honor Society Member; Dean's List; Cali Award for Highest Grade in Fall 2013 Family Violence Clinic; Woman's Law Association Member; Fair Housing Act Research Assistant.
B.A., Tulane University, Legal Studies in Business, 2011
Minor in English; Commended Community Service Scholar; Academic Achievement Award; Pi Beta Phi Sorority Member.