Julie M. Poplstein joined Stanton | Barton LLC as an Associate in May of 2017. She is licensed in Missouri and Illinois, and her current practice includes litigation with an emphasis on products liability defense.
Prior to joining Stanton | Barton LLC, Julie began her legal career with a local nonprofit firm, handling litigation, criminal defense and probate cases for homeless and indigent members of the Greater St. Louis community. Choosing to focus her practice on litigation, she then joined a long-established law firm on Laclede’s Landing as an Associate Attorney, handling civil litigation and probate matters.
Julie has more than ten years of professional Marketing and Communications experience. Before attending law school, Julie held positions with prominent St. Louis companies located in and around the Downtown St. Louis area.
Julie holds a J.D. from Saint Louis University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts in English from Truman State University. During law school she served as a faculty fellow in the SLU Law Writing Support Services Department, where she mentored and tutored undergraduate pre-law students in legal research and writing and performed research for the Associate Director. While completing her last semester at SLU Law, Julie worked as a judicial intern in the United States District Court, Eastern District of Missouri for Hon. Audrey G. Fleissig, drafting judicial opinions and performing legal research.
Julie is a lifelong choir member and an enthusiastic fan of St. Louis Blues Hockey. She lives in Des Peres, Missouri with her husband Charles.
- Practice Areas
- Product Liability
- Business Litigation
- J.D., Saint Louis University School of Law, 2012
- B.A., Truman State University, 1997
- Bar | Court Admissions
- Missouri State Courts
- Illinois State Courts
- Missouri Bar Association
- Illinois Bar Association
- Women Lawyers’ Association of Greater St. Louis (WLA)
- Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis (BAMSL) Trial Institute Committee
- Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation, Inc., Pro Bono Attorney
- Legal Services of Eastern Missouri Justice for All Ball Committee