Marie Bacott is a litigation paralegal at Sumner Law Group, LLC. She joined the firm in 2013 and has been an invaluable asset ever since.

Clients often see Marie as a trusted ally who helps walk them through the process. She is always available to talk, answer questions, and put their minds at ease. When working with the attorneys at the firm, Marie is dedicated to helping with trial preparation. She is relied on for her attention to detail and commitment to building the strongest case possible.

“I enjoy working at Sumner Law Group, LLC, because we don’t just settle cases and move on. Our team takes cases to trial. We fight through to a verdict when that’s what is necessary to get our clients the compensation they deserve,” she says.

Marie earned her associate’s degree as a paralegal from Hickory College in 2008. She went on to earn her bachelor’s degree in applied management at Hickory College in 2010.

A native of Jefferson County, Missouri, Marie is proud to call the St. Louis area home. Outside of her work at Sumner Law Group, LLC, she enjoys spending time with her family.


  • Associate’s Degree as a Paralegal, Hickory College, 2008 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Management, Hickory College, 2010