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Sarah Lund Allen

Director of Administration & Human Resources


B.S., Business Management, Personnel Administration, Quincy University, 1980

M.A., Human Resources Development, Webster University, 1995, With Distinction


Sarah Allen is the firm’s director of administration and human resources. She is responsible for managing the firm’s human resources and benefits including staffing, supervision, recruiting, orientation, compensation, performance management and benefits administration. Additional responsibilities include retention strategies, succession planning, policy development and space planning.

Sarah had previous law firm experience at Husch & Eppenberger (now Husch Blackwell) and at Kirkland & Ellis in Chicago. She also spent three years as an industrial relations manager at Wolverine World Wide, Inc.

Professional Affiliations

  • Association of Legal Administrators, Member; Former President of Gateway Chapter; Survey Committee
  • Society of Human Resource Management, National and Local HRMA Chapter

Community/Civic Activities

  • SIU-E Center for Spirituality and Sustainability Board member, Catholic Campus Ministry finance officer