Jordan Wellinghoff

Jordan Wellinghoff

Associate Attorney

Jordan is a former prosecutor who served the City of St. Louis in the Special Victims Unit. There, he confronted the most challenging criminal cases: domestic assault, sex crimes, and child abuse.

In 2018, Jordan began his legal career as a public defender in Southeastern Missouri where he counseled hundreds of clients and honed his trial skills.

At Richard H. Sindel, Inc., Jordan’s primary focus remains on criminal defense. He diligently fights for his clients’ rights by leveraging his background as a former prosecutor and extensive trial experience. Whether facing misdemeanor charges or serious felonies, clients can rely on Jordan to provide an aggressive defense.

Jordan also serves as a special public defender in St. Louis and Southeastern Missouri. This role allows him to extend his expertise to individuals who may face legal challenges without adequate resources. He believes that access to justice is a fundamental right, not a privilege, and works tirelessly to level the playing field for those in need.

With his extensive experience and unwavering commitment to justice, Jordan provides strong advocacy and personalized guidance to clients navigating the complexities of the legal system.

Areas of Practice:

  • Criminal Defense
  • Sex Offender Registry Removal
  • Expungement

Bar Admissions:

  • Missouri


  • St. Louis University School of Law, J.D., 2018
  • Concentration in Criminal Litigation Skills
  • James Madison University, B.A., 2014