Michelle Stinson is an Associate at Pierce Coleman PLLC. Michelle earned her J.D. from Arizona State University’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, graduating with a certificate in Law & Sustainability. Michelle was selected by her peers to serve as the Senior Executive Editor of Jurimetrics, The Journal of Law, Science, and Technology and as the Vice President of the Environmental Law Society.
Michelle’s areas of practice are diverse and include supporting various public entities in municipal and election law, employment claims, and town prosecutorial matters.
Throughout law school, Michelle held several legal and judicial internships, including at the U.S. District Court, the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality, and the Arizona Secretary of State’s Elections Division. Michelle is a certified election officer and played a key role in drafting the state’s 2019 Elections Procedures Manual.
Prior to law school, Michelle worked as a federal consultant in Washington, DC, primarily supporting the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. She graduated summa cum laude with a degree in Environmental Public Policy from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia in 2013. Since arriving in 2018, Michelle has enjoyed exploring Arizona through many hikes and loves finding new disc golf courses.