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News Archive 2014

January 2014

Staff Attorney Andrea Long Provides Insight on Latest Mobile Technology Tuesday January 14, 2014

LSSM Staff Attorney Andrea Long interviewed by KY3 regarding the latest mobile technology.  Read the full story at http://www.ky3.com/news/local/latest-mobile-technology-raises-privacy-concerns/-/21048998/23837942/-/kg… » Read More

March 2014

Attorney Amanda M. Dumey Joins LSSM Staff Wednesday March 26, 2014

Amanda M. Dumey has joined the staff of Legal Services of Southern Missouri (LSSM).  Ms. Dumey received her juris doctorate from the University of Tulsa College of Law.  Prior to joining LSSM, Ms. Dumey practiced with … » Read More

April 2014

Attorney General Koster Sues Fake Legal Aid Monday April 28, 2014

Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster has filed a lawsuit against a Florida-based legal services company that allegedly misled Missourians by claiming it was affiliated with state Legal Aid offices.  To learn more vis… » Read More

May 2014

Springfield, Missouri Law Firms Make Substantial Donation to the Legacy Campaign to Support LSSM and SMBF Wednesday May 21, 2014

To continue fighting for equal access to justice and to support projects that reflect the legal profession, Legal Services of Southern Missouri (LSSM) and the Springfield Metropolitan Bar Foundation (SMBF) have joined … » Read More

August 2014

Managing Attorney Andrea Long Selected as an Up and Coming Lawyer 2014 Monday August 4, 2014

Managing Attorney Andrea Long was selected by Missouri Lawyer’s Weekly as one of the Up and Coming Lawyers 2014.  The Missouri Lawyers Weekly selects young attorneys from around the state who have made their marks both… » Read More

Staff Attorney Summer Masterson-Goethals Chosen for The Missouri Bar Leadership Academy Thursday August 7, 2014

Summer Masterson-Goethals was chosen for The Missouri Bar Leadership Academy 2014-2015.    The academy, now in its 15th year, seeks diversity in gender, race, area of practice, and locality of practice with the goal of… » Read More

Amanda Brown Elected to The Missouri Bar YLS Sunday August 17, 2014

Amanda Brown was elected to The Missouri Bar Young Lawyers Section (YLS) District 11 council seat.  YLS sponsors a variety of public service projects, CLEs, and social networking events across Missouri that are geared … » Read More

Sharon Alexander Selected by SBJ for 20 Most Influential Women in 2014 Thursday August 21, 2014

Sharon Alexander was selected as one of the Springfield Business Journal's (SBJ) 20 Most Influential Women for 2014.  Each year, the SBJ honors 20 women for improving the southwest Missouri business, civic, and philant… » Read More

September 2014

LSSM Board Elects New Officers Sunday September 28, 2014

LSSM's Board of Directors elected Craig Heidemann of Springfield, Missouri as its new President. Mr. Heidemann is a partner with the law firm of Douglas, Haun & Heidemann.  Craig has been involved with various aspects … » Read More

LSSM Board of Directors Recognizes William Morgan Sunday September 28, 2014

The Board of Directors recognized President William C. Morgan for his leadership and service during its recent Board of Directors meeting. Mr. Morgan of Rolla, Missouri was elected as LSSM's president in 2010. The Boar… » Read More

October 2014

LSSM Board Presidents Recognized by the SBJ Friday October 24, 2014

The Springfield Business Journal (SBJ) recently recognized Legal Services of Southern Missouri's (LSSM) Board President Craig Heidemann as one of the 2014 Trusted Advisers. 

The SBJ launched this new event and special p… » Read More