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Rebecca is a member of the firm's Global Commercial Disputes Group. She focuses her practice on complex general commercial litigation, class actions, healthcare and ERISA litigation, consumer financial services litigation, and trade secrets claims. Rebecca has successfully represented clients in all phases of commercial disputes, ranging from pre-litigation dispute resolution, litigation or arbitration of commercial claims and defenses, and negotiation of favorable settlements for clients.


  • University of Chicago, J.D., with honors
  • Georgetown University, M.A.

  • Illinois

  • U.S. District Court - Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court - Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court - District of Colorado
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Eighth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Ninth Circuit

  • Member, Chicago Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Junior Board Member, Chicago Lawyer’s Committee for Civil Rights Under the Law, Inc.


  • Selected for inclusion in the 2014 and 2015 Illinois Super Lawyers–Rising Stars® Editions