Experts in getting you the benefits you deserve

Our team

Brigid McNamara, ATTORNEY AT LAW

bmcnamara@firstallylaw.com

Brigid has represented thousands of individuals in administrative hearings, advocating and fighting on their behalf. She has successfully argued 50+ claims in the United States District Court. Brigid is licensed in the states of Missouri and Massachusetts and in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri. Since 2015 Brigid has also worked as an adjunct professor at Washington University School of Law. She previously worked for UNFPA in Nepal and the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau.

Education

  • Undergraduate – Boston College (2002, magna cum laude)
  • Law School – Washington University in St. Louis (2005, top 15% of class; Order of Barristers)

Organizations

  • Founder & first President for Marygrove Young Professionals Board (2012–2017)
  • Member of the Governing Board for Marygrove (2011–Present)
  • Member, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • Member, National Organization of Social Security Claimant’s Representatives

Erica Nuyen, ATTORNEY AT LAW

enuyen@firstallylaw.com

Erica has represented thousands of individuals in administrative hearings and has successfully argued 25+ claims in the United States District Court. She is licensed in the State of Missouri and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri. Erica worked as a Public Defender in St. Louis County from 2005–2012.

Education

  • Undergraduate – Michigan State University (2002)
  • Law School – St. Louis University (2005)

Organizations/Recognition

  • Member, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • Founder & first Secretary for Marygrove Young Professionals Board
  • Missouri Lawyers Weekly Women in Justice Awards 2010 Rising Star Award
  • Member, National Organization of Social Security Claimant’s Representatives

INTAKE COORDINATOR

Danny Kellerman

dkellerman@firstallylaw.com

As the Intake Coordinator at First Ally Law, Danny takes pride in assisting individuals through the disability process. Danny received a Bachelor of Science in Education from the University of Kansas. He obtained his Master of Arts in Human Resource Development from Webster University.

CASE ADMINISTRATOR

Jessica Bryant

jbryant@firstallylaw.com

Jessica has worked in the field of disability law since 2016.  She loves spending time with her daughter, and reading for her monthly book club with friends. Jessica loves the work that she does – helping others makes her feel like she has a sense of purpose, and her coworkers are like her family.

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