Sheila M. Rennison has joined the staff of Legal Services of Southern Missouri.
Rennison serves as the managing attorney for the Rolla office covering 12 counties in south central Missouri.
She will also be handling family law, consumer, landlord-tenant, bankruptcy and income maintenance cases.
Prior to joining Legal Services, Rennison was in private practice.
Rennison received her law degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia, a master of arts degree and bachelor of science degree from Northwest Missouri State University.
Legal Services of Southern Missouri provides free legal assistance to people living at or below poverty level and has offices located in Springfield, Rolla, Charleston, Cape Girardeau and West Plains.
The service area includes Phelps and several other southern Missouri counties.