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Workers at Legal Services of Eastern Missouri unionize

Last week about 80 lawyers, paralegals and other workers at the Legal Services of Eastern Missouri unionized with the United Media Guild, TNG-CWA Local 36047.

The workers provide high-quality legal services to low-opportunity clients and communities. The group advances justice for low-income and marginalized individuals and families through free legal representation, eduction and supportive services for folks over 65 years old.

The workers unionized through a card check and voluntary recognition process.

The United Media Guild represents about 400 workers across 23 workplaces including at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, SEIU National Fast Food Workers’ Union, Missouri Jobs With Justice and more.