Stephanie Freiwald, '11, to Become General Counsel for Evansville Company
Stephanie Freiwald, ’11, will become general counsel at Sterling Boiler and Mechanical, Inc. in Evansville. She begins her new position on December 30.
“I will be their first-ever general counsel,” Freiwald said. “I am obviously thrilled and am grateful for the opportunities my law degree has provided me in just two years.”
Trained as an industrial engineer, Freiwald worked in that capacity from 2007-2008 at IET, Inc. in Toledo, Ohio. IET is an industrial engineering consulting firm and her focus was on manufacturing facilities.
Freiwald currently is an associate at the boutique construction firm Manion Stigger, LLP, in Evansville. The firm represents national level construction contractors. Sterling Boiler and Mechanical is a construction contractor that specializes in manufacturing and process technology.
“I got the job because of my industrial engineering background and my experience at my current firm as a construction attorney,” Freiwald said. “With my industrial engineering background and construction law experience, they said I was an ideal fit.”