Kimberly S. Morr recently joined Potestivo & Associates PC, as an associate attorney in the law firm’s St. Louis, Mo., office.
In addition, Jeremy L. Marks has joined the firm as supervising bankruptcy attorney. He will work out of the firm’s Rochester, Mich. office.
Morr graduated from McKendree College with a bachelor of arts degree in political science and sociology with criminal justice emphasis. She minored in history and international relations. She then went on to earn her associates degree in paralegal studies from the Stevens Institute of Business, followed by her juris doctor from St. Louis University in 2015.
During her time in law school, Morr served as a Rule 13 practicing associate at the SLU Law Clinic, where she represented community members needing legal assistance. She was tasked with many different assignments, including oral arguments and appellate briefs for workers compensation claimant’s who were denied benefits. She prepared pleadings bringing suit against multiple municipalities for illegal fees and practices, and worked on Title VII appellate briefs.
Marks graduated with honors from Michigan State University with a bachelor’s degree in political science – pre-law. He then went on to obtain his juris doctor from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing, Mich. He graduated cum laude as well as received the certificate of merit in his state administrative law class.
During his time in law school, Morr was a member of the board of editors for the Thomas M. Cooley Law Review serving as the symposium editor. He also served as an extern in the preliminary hearings division for the Michigan Court of Appeals.