Our Valuable Team Members

Larissa Guarino
Larissa GuarinoOperations Manager, Paralegal and Benefits Application Coordinator

Larissa joined the firm in 2013 and has over 8 years of experience in the legal field. Her roles with the firm are Operations Manager, Paralegal and Benefits Application Coordinator.

As Operations Manager she is responsible for case file management, computer and communications systems, and to ensure the office runs smoothly. Her roles as Benefits Application Coordinator and Paralegal is to guide and support families through Estate Administration, Probate, Guardianships, Conservatorships, and the VA and Medicaid application processes.

Larissa’s dedication to her position and the close, hands-on assistance she provides to our clients, enables her to provide personal assistance and guidance to clients as they maneuver their way through the Medicaid process.

Jennifer AveryCommunity Outreach Director

Kristi QuinnVA Benefits Application Coordinator
Donna Arney
Donna ArneyBookkeeper

Donna has been with the firm since 1995. Working closely with the attorneys and accountant, she maintains records of financial transactions by establishing accounts, posting transactions and reconciling accounts. She also pays the office bills and prepares weekly reports for the firm.

Donna has an Associate Degree in Business from Florissant Valley Community College. Outside of work, Donna enjoys cooking, reading, yoga and spending time with her 2 daughters and granddaughter.

Jill Wheatley
Jill WheatleyProbate and Estate Administration Coordinator

Jill joined the firm in October of 2016 and has over 10 years’ experience in customer service. Her role with the firm is receptionist and administrative assistant. As the receptionist and administrative assistant she is responsible for scheduling client appointments, acquiring and documenting client forms, information and also directing client inquires to the attorney/paralegal.

Jill and her husband Ryan live in Arnold, Missouri with their daughter McKenzie and are expecting their second child in July of 2017. Jill is a St. Louis native and enjoys watching the St. Louis Cardinals along with the St. Louis Blues.