The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis (BAMSL) will recognize Baker Sterchi Associate Shatrasha Stone with a 2020 Gavel Award at a Law Day event ceremony on October 2.
With more than 6,800 members, including attorneys, judges, paralegals, and law firm administrators, BAMSL is the oldest voluntary bar association in the St. Louis region. Held each year, the Law Day event celebrates the role of law in our society and to cultivate a deeper understanding of the legal profession. The event includes recognition of BAMSL members for their prior-year of service to the legal profession, BAMSL, and the community at large.
Stone currently serves on the 2020-2021 Executive Board for the Young Lawyers Division of BAMSL and previously served as the 2019-2020 Chairperson. She is also the creator and annual organizer of We the Students, a program established by BAMSL in 2016 to educate students about their legal rights and the attorney profession. She is a past recipient of the BAMSL John C. Shepherd Professionalism Award.
Her leadership extends to the Missouri Bar, where she serves as a Young Lawyers’ Section (YLS) Council Member and as Executive Committee Chair of both the YLS Citizen Education and Outreach Committee, and YLS Affiliate Organizations Committee. She also served as a Mound City Bar Association Executive Board Member in 2018-2019 and is a member of the American Bar Association, Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers, Theodore McMillian Inns of Court, and Women Lawyers' Association of Greater St. Louis. She is an alumna of the Leadership Academy of the Missouri Bar Association.
Stone began her legal career as an Assistant City Counselor for the City of St. Louis, serving as legal counsel for St. Louis City disciplinary and administrative matters, as well as personal injury litigation in both State and Federal court. A graduate of the Saint Louis University School of Law, her current practice focuses on litigation with an emphasis on medical malpractice, insurance litigation, personal injury defense, and general liability claims.
Attorneys: Shatrasha L. Stone
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