Legal Team

Leading Boutique Law Firms in the Springfield, MO Area

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Founded by Ashleigh MacPherson, an effective and experienced lawyer, MacPherson Law is among leading law firms in Springfield, MO and the surrounding area. Taking a page from the women lawyers in Springfield who Ashleigh admired as a young girl, the women of the MacPherson Law legal team feel fortunate for the opportunity to guide and help others during times that are often difficult and stressful. Our team believes clients deserve compassionate, experienced and responsive counsel no matter how large or small the claim. We strive to live up to that ideal every day.

To see what makes MacPherson Law the right choice for your disability, personal injury, or wrongful death case, use our quick-contact form or the email links below to reach one of us today.


Ashleigh MacPherson

Attorney | amacpherson@macphersonlaw.com

Like effective women lawyers at law firms in Springfield MO, the women of the MacPherson Law legal team are aggressive yet caring.


A native of Nixa, MO, Attorney Ashleigh MacPherson continues the tradition of women lawyers in Springfield, MO and the Ozarks who work to benefit the community. Ashleigh earned her undergraduate degree with honors from Drury University and in 2006 achieved her law degree from University of Missouri-Kansas City. She founded MacPherson Law in Nixa, MO in January 2014—5 years after establishing a satellite office of MacPherson Law Center, a respected law firm in Mountain Grove, MO.

Ashleigh was recently recognized as one of three Rising Stars among the profession by Missouri Lawyers Weekly and was also named one of Nixa's 2014 Dozen Under 40. Ashleigh is a member of Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association and the National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives, and she serves on the Advisory Board for the Wish I May Foundation of Christian County. In her free time, Ashleigh enjoys photography, design and spending time with her husband and two young sons. For additional information, see Ashleigh's Contributions on avvo.com.


Tracy Cole

Paralegal | tcole@macphersonlaw.com

Working with Ashleigh MacPherson, a difference-maker among women at law firms in Springfield MO, Tracy is a paralegal.


Tracy Cole is a crucial member of the legal team at MacPherson Law. Tracy too grew up a short distance from Springfield, MO in Seymour, MO. After high school, Tracy attended Missouri State University from 2002 - 2006, where she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders.

Before joining MacPherson Law in January 2014, Tracy worked as an executive assistant. Tracy's background has been a valuable resource in her handling of the firm's Social Security and long-term disability claims. In her spare time, Tracy enjoys singing country and gospel music, embracing outdoor adventures, cooking, reading, watching professional sports and spending time with her family and friends.


Ashlynn Mizell

Legal Assistant | amizell@macphersonlaw.com

Legal Assistant

Ashlynn Mizell joined MacPherson Law in 2016, bringing with her experience gained from work in the public sector and the medical field.  She was a natural fit in the legal team and has proven herself a invaluable asset to the firm and its clients.  Ashlynn enjoys finding new ways to make the clients’ experience more efficient and effective, and spearheads many of the firm’s technical projects. 

Ashlynn is a life-long Nixa resident and is currently pursuing a dual-degree in Psychology and Criminology from Drury University in addition to working full time as legal assistant to Attorney Ashleigh MacPherson.  In her spare time, Ashlynn enjoys physical fitness and spending time with her son, August.