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Keith W. Hicklin

Keith W. Hicklin

Of Counsel
Platte City, Missouri
Keith W. Hicklin was admitted to the Missouri Bar in 1977 after earning a Bachelor’s degree and law degree from the University of Missouri – Columbia. An experienced trial attorney and former prosecuting attorney, Keith is admitted to practice in all state courts and U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Missouri. Keith is a former President of the Platte County Bar Association and continuing member of the Bank Counsel Section of the Missouri Bankers Association. Keith is currently serving a term on the Judicial Performance Evaluation Committee and Judicial Commission for the Sixth Judicial Circuit.

Areas of Practice

  • Banking
  • Real Estate
  • Estate Planning
  • Business Formation
  • Probate
  • Mediation

Litigation Percentage

  • 15% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 1977
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1977
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri


  • University of Missouri Columbia School of Law, Columbia, Missouri
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1976
  • University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri
    • B.S., Bachelor of Science - 1972
    • Major: Agriculture

Representative Clients

  • Platte Valley Bank of Missouri
  • Bank of Kirksville
  • Rockhold Trust
  • City of Platte City
  • First Missouri Bancorp
  • Bank Northwest
  • West Platte R - II School District


  • Doug Gutshall, President, Platte Valley Bank of Missouri
  • Doug Fuller, Security Leasing Services
  • Norman Belitz, CEO, Bank of Kirksville

Honors and Awards

  • President - Platte County Bar
  • Missouri Rule 17 Certified Mediator, 2012

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • The Missouri Bar, 1977 - Present
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • American Bar, 2012 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Hicklin & Dial, P.C., Shareholder, 1980 - 1987


  • Alpha Gamma Rho

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Witt, Hicklin & Snider, P.C.
2300 Higgins Road
P.O. Box 1517
Platte City, MO 64079
Phone: 816-858-2750
Fax: 816-858-3009
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