The Law Office of Cobb Young

Firm Overview

Providing personal legal services to individuals and entities in a broad range of practice areas at reasonable rates. Continuous private practice in Joplin, Missouri since November 1, 1981.
Main Office
333 West Fifth Street
Joplin  MO  64801
  • (417) 623-4000
  • (417) 623-6635


Free Initial Consultation?
Yes; no time limit.
Services Offered For Fixed Fees?
Rates vary accordingly to case. Bankruptcies range from $1,000 to $3,000; most are $1,200 to $2,000.
Hourly Rates

Office Information

Office Hours
Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

After hours and weekends by appointment.
Office Manager
Kelly Wood.
Emergency After Hours

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

Bankruptcy - help people with "fresh starts" and because of demand.

Criminal Defense - Courtroom experience.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

It is welcome and appropriate in most cases.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

I only review documents for clients or prospective clients.

Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?

I am not willing to assist.

Cobb Young

Law Clerk for Missouri Court of Appeals, Sothern District, January 1979 to August 1980.
Business Law Professor at Missouri Southern State College, 1980 to 1986.

Ability to communicate with people with different levels of education, employment, and ethnic backgrounds.

Ability to communicate with any person; ability to listen with patience.

Personal interests:

Reading, writing, theatre, cycling, and travel.

  • Bar Number: 29328
    Missouri , 1978
  • University of Missouri
    Juris Doctorate , 1978
    Columbia, MO
  • Drury University
    Bachelor of Arts , 1975
    Springfield, MO

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