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Theresa is a partner in the firm’s Complex Litigation Group. Theresa’s practice is focused on high-profile litigation, crisis management, and state and federal regulatory investigations. She has extensive experience in litigation matters pending in federal and state courts throughout the country.


  • Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology, J.D., with honors
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison, B.A., with highest distinction

  • Illinois

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Eighth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court - Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court - Central District of Illinois

  • Board Member, National Women’s Law Center, Washington, D.C.
  • Board Member, ABA Commission on Women in the Profession, Research Advisory Board
  • Executive Committee Member, CBA Alliance for Women and former Co-Chair of Women’s Leadership Institute
  • Faculty, The John Marshall Law School

Awards & Recognition

  • Named in Illinois Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters Business (2012-2016)
  • Listed in the Top 50 Women “Illinois Super Lawyers” (2013-2016)
  • Listed in the Top 100 “Illinois Super Lawyers” (2013-2015)
  • Recommended “Top Lawyers in Illinois” in Commercial Litigation, Leading Lawyers Network, A Division of Law Bulletin Publishing Company (2011-2016)