Michelle V. Stallings


Michelle joined Hellmich, Hill & Retter, LLC in April 2019. She works extensively in the firm’s civil rights defense practice, providing superlative service to the firm’s many municipal clients.

Michelle enjoys serving her community by packaging meals at St. Louis World Food Day, judging oral arguments at the American Bar Association National Appellate Advocacy Competition, and participating as a School Board Member at her children’s school.

Michelle lives in St. Louis County with her husband and two sons.


Saint Louis University School of Law
Juris Doctor, 2005

Stephens College
Bachelor of Arts, 1997

Primary Practice Areas

General Civil Litigation; Insurance Defense; Municipal Law; Civil Rights Defense Law

Court Admissions & Professional Affiliations

Supreme Court of Missouri; United States District Court, Eastern District of Missouri; United States District Court, Western District of Missouri;

The Missouri Bar 

Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis