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Joseph Megerman, 39

Joseph has dedicated his career to serving the indigent charged with state level criminal offenses. 

Besides fighting for justice, Joseph has been President of Congregation BIAV, currently serves on the boards of HBHA and the Chevra Kadisha, and is a Helzberg Fellow.  Joseph is a K-12 HBHA, University of Missouri - Columbia, and Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University graduate. 

Joseph is married to Alice Megerman and they have two adorable young daughters.

Profession: Deputy District Defender, Missouri State Public Defender

My Cause: HBHA, Chevra Kadisha, and Congregation BIAV.  The Jewish people.

Kansas City needs: A kosher restaurant

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