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Executive Director Deborah Trachsel honored as ‘Unsung Legal Hero’

Deborah A. Trachsel, Executive Director of Capes Sokol, was selected by Missouri Lawyers Weekly (MLW) as a 2017 Unsung Legal Hero – Firm Administrator Honoree. Deborah is one of the five Firm Administrator honorees selected statewide for the 2nd annual Unsung Legal Heroes Awards.

2017 Unsung Legal Hero

“She has gained the respect and admiration of all of the lawyers and support personnel in our firm for many reasons; the principal ones being her overall competence, drive, loyalty and great judgment,” wrote nominator Mark Goodman, shareholder at Capes Sokol. “I would trust Debbie with any task or decision because of my long experience with her and seeing her perform, constantly, under fire.”

To read the rest of Deborah’s honoree profile, visit the digital edition or the Firm Administrator Honoree page.

Missouri Lawyers Weekly Unsung Legal Heroes

The awards are presented to, “the law firm employees who have consistently gone above and beyond the call of duty, often behind the scenes. This award is reserved for the state’s most talented and dedicated legal support professionals.” The honorees are chosen from eight different categories: Firm Administrator, Law Librarian, Legal Marketing, Legal Secretary, IT, Accounting, Paralegal, and Legal Education.

For more information, visit Missouri Lawyers Weekly Unsung Legal Heroes award page.

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