Denise Childress


DUIDLA Involvement


St. Louis University School of Law, J.D. Truman State University, Bachelor of Science Degree in Justice Systems, Minor in Spanish

Instructional Experience

OHIO ASSOCIATION OF DEFENSE LAWYERS Faculty Member, Trial Skills Workshop; “Totality of Circumstances & NHTSA” Spring 2022 DUI Defense Lawyers Association Denver, Colorado: Course Director, Faculty Member, “Cops as Witnesses: Framing Their Character to Fit Your Narrative” Spring 2022 Chicago, Illinois: Faculty Member, “Preparing for Hearings and Trials” Fall 2021 Charleston, South Carolina: Faculty Member, Trial Skills Workshop Spring 2021 Missouri Bar Webinar Replay “To Blow or Not to Blow: A Crash Course for the Non-DWI Practitioner” Mar 2022 & Nov 2021 The Missouri DWI Institute, LLC Co-Chair, Faculty Member, “Rethinking the PBT: Admissibility and Reliability” Sept 2021 Co-Chair, Moderator, Faculty Member, “Weighing Evidence: Probable Cause for a DWI Arrest” July 2020 Missouri Solo & Small Firm Conference Speaker, “What to Do with Your First Criminal Law Case” Jun 2021 Speaker, “To Blow or Not to Blow: A Crash