Stella Maris is an associate attorney at Grefe & Sidney. She attended Drake University Law School where she graduated with honors. While at Drake, Stella Maris interned with the Iowa House of Representatives and the Iowa State Education Association. She also competed on the Negotiations Team. Stella Maris was interested in becoming an attorney from a young age. “I liked the idea of being an advocate for people, and I knew it was a job that would be both challenging and rewarding.”
Prior to attending law school, Stella Maris attended Iowa State University and majored in business economics. She was also a member of the Iowa State Women’s Soccer Team. She was raised in Ames, Iowa, and attended Ames High School. Stella Maris has fond memories growing up in Ames. “As a kid, I remember it was fun to grow up in a college town. There was always something exciting going on and it was especially energetic during the school year when the college students were in town. I have a lot of great memories growing up as an Iowa State fan, tailgating, and cheering on the Cyclones.”
Stella Maris practices in the firm’s litigation division. She joined Grefe & Sidney in 2022 and has been a great addition to the firm. “I have been very fortunate to work with so many talented attorneys who are passionate about their work and who make Grefe & Sidney such a supportive and positive workplace.”
In her free time, Stella Maris enjoys biking and spending time with her family and friends.