Judge Craig Hellmann

Judge Craig Hellmann. Washington, was appointed Tuesday by Gov. Eric Greitens as 20th District Circuit Judge to replace the retired Judge Gael D. Wood.

Judge Hellmann has served as the municipal court judge for Washington since 1990. In 2016, Judge Hellmann was elected to serve as the municipal court judge for Franklin County. He also is the principal attorney of his law practice, Craig E. Hellmann, Attorney at Law, P.C.

“I am pleased to announce the appointment of Craig Hellmann to the circuit bench,” said Greitens. “Judge Hellmann brings almost three decades of experience as both a private practitioner and a municipal judge, and I am confident he will serve the 20th Judicial Circuit with distinction and respect.”

See the Weekend Missourian for more information.