Mr. Branden Twibell is a trial attorney specializing in complex state and federal criminal law cases since 2009. These cases range from Drug Conspiracy and Manslaughter to White Collar Crimes and Murder.
Mr. Twibell’s trial record includes four consecutive jury trial ‘not guilty’ verdicts within a 12-month period, with two of those trials occurring within consecutive weeks. Those ‘wins’ involved charges as diverse as drug possession, kidnapping, and sexual assault.
Mr. Twibell has been recognized as a Super Lawyers: Rising Star, The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers, America’s Top 100: Criminal Defense Attorneys, Lawyers of Distinction: Criminal Defense, and the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys: 10 Best Attorneys in Missouri, among others.
Mr. Twibell has been invited to speak about criminal law and criminal defense by such organizations as the Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association, the Christian County Bar Association, The Springfield and Missouri Bar Association’s Mini Law School for Citizens, and as the keynote speaker for Ozark Technical Community College’s Constitution Day.
He has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America as the 2023 'Lawyer of the Year' in Criminal Defense: White Collar for Springfield, MO as well as recognition in 2023 and 2022 for Criminal Defense: General Practice.
Additionally, Mr. Twibell has served on the Board of Directors for the Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association and for the Community Alternative Sentencing Program. He is also a member of the Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association, the Missouri Bar Association, the Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, and the National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys.
Mr. Twibell attended undergraduate school at Missouri State University, where he was president of Sigma Chi Fraternity, and law school at Western Michigan University’s Thomas M. Cooley School of Law, where he graduated Cum Laude. Additionally, he attended graduate school at Missouri State University where I obtained my MBA.