- Oct. 15, 2018
-- Legal Services of Eastern Missouri has elected Maria V. Perron (The Perron Law Firm, P.C.
) as President of their Board of Directors and has added Andrea Stanley (Brown & Crouppen
) as a board member.
Maria V. Perron is a partner of The Perron Law Firm, P.C., located in St. Louis County. She practices personal injury, medical malpractice and employment law. She is a 1981 graduate of Saint Louis University School of Law and has been a member of the Legal Services board since 2007 and has served as Vice-President since 2012. She is a member of the Missouri Bar, Illinois Bar, the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys and the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis. In 2013 she received the F. Wm. McCalpin Pro Bono award from Legal Services for her dedication to volunteer service.
Andrea Stanley is an Associate with Brown & Crouppen in St. Louis. She is a 2010 graduate of the Southern University Law Center in Baton Rouge, LA and practices personal injury litigation. She is a member of the Missouri Bar, Illinois Bar, the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis (BAMSL), Member-At-Large of the Mound City Bar Association and is and current Chair of the BAMSL Young Lawyers Division. She was a 2018 recipient of a Missouri Bar Association-
Young Lawyers Section Pro Bono award for her volunteer work.
Dan Glazier, Executive Director and General Counsel for Legal Services of Eastern Missouri noted that, "Maria Perron has been a leader for Legal Services for many years and will lead the organization's growth over the next few years. Andrea is a rising leader in the legal community and we welcome her to the Board and look forward to working with her, as well, to expand services."About Legal Services of Eastern Missouri
: Legal Services of Eastern Missouri has provided free civil legal help for low-income families for 62 years. In 2017 nearly 30,000 people in 21 counties of eastern Missouri received services from four regional offices. For more information, please visit www.lsem.org.