Johnathan L. Meyer was born in Albany, Missouri and raised by his parents, Lynn E. Meyer, C.P.A. (deceased) and Iris Jean Meyer on a farm four (4) miles south of New Hampton, Missouri. He is a graduate of South Harrison High School and attended College at Northwest Missouri State University where he received a Bachelor of Science Degree Magna Cum Laude in Accounting. Johnathan attended Law School at the University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law where on an accelerated track he obtained a Juris Doctor in Law and a Masters of Law (L.L.M.) in Taxation.
Johnathan spent nearly five (5) years working as a Law Clerk and Associate Attorney with the firm Pearman & Galamba, L.C. in Kansas City, Missouri and Overland Park, Kansas. His areas of practice while with this firm included: Domestic Relations, Contracts, Business Organizations, Tax Planning and Estate Planning. Due to the smaller size of the firm, he was able to gain valuable trial experience beginning very early in his legal career.
In December, 2001, Johnathan relocated to Northern California where he served a managerial role in a national sales and marketing firm that helped individuals and families purchase and begin home-based screen printing and advertising specialty businesses. In March, 2003, he relocated to Flagstaff, Arizona to become the Regional Director and In-House Counsel for BlueSky Personal Development, L.L.C., a company with the primary objective of owning and operating Sylvan Learning Centers in Flagstaff, Arizona and Prescott, Arizona.
Johnathan and his wife, Erin, and son, Sebastian, returned to the Bethany, Missouri area in 2006 with Johnathan establishing a general legal practice with an emphasis in estate planning, business/corporate law, and civil litigation. Johnathan, Erin and their three children, Sebastian, Jocelyn & Tynan reside primarily in Gladstone, Missouri, but have maintained strong ties to Harrison County. Johnathan served as the part-time Harrison County Prosecuting Attorney from 2011 - 2014 and is again serving a term that began in 2018. Johnathan joined BTC Bank as its Trust Officer and General Counsel on December 1, 2019.
Having spent his childhood and young adult life in Rural Missouri and having the benefit of practical experience in metropolitan and rural business markets, Johnathan L. Meyer brings the ability to offer counsel in areas of a complex nature while understanding the trials, tribulations and benefits of living in a rural community.
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