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Rachel Legorreta
  • Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Products Liability
  • Illinois
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Rachel received her undergraduate degree from Northern Illinois University, where she obtained her bachelor’s degree in Political Science, with double minors in Philosophy and History. In 2014, Rachel received the History Department’s James R. Shirley Essay Prize for her research paper on the Soviet Union’s gulag system.

After graduation, Rachel enrolled in Northern Illinois University’s College of Law, where she served as the Symposium Editor for the Northern Illinois University Law Review and as Clerk for Phi Alpha Delta’s Dooley Chapter. Her Law Review article, Battle for Baby: Proposed Legislation for Custody Battles over Frozen Pre-Embryos, was published in the Asia Pacific Health Law & Ethics Journal in 2016.

During law school, Rachel was selected as an APPLE Outreach Assistant and served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Judge Donald C. Hudson in the Illinois Appellate Court, Second District. As a judicial extern, Rachel researched case law and drafted judicial opinions on a variety of subjects, including armed robbery and criminal sentencing. Her experience as a judicial extern provided her with valuable training in legal writing and research.

Rachel joined the Law Offices of John J. Malm & Associates, P.C. as a law clerk in 2016. She earned her Juris Doctorate, magna cum laude, from Northern Illinois University College of Law in 2017, and became an associate attorney with the firm.

Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Products Liability
Additional Practice Areas
  • Car Accidents
  • Bicycle Accidents
Fees
  • Free Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Illinois
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Education
Northern Illinois University College of Law
J.D. (2017)
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Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Northern Illinois University
B.A. (2014) | Political Science
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Battle for Baby: Proposed Legislation for Custody Battles over Frozen Pre-Embryos
Asia Pacific Health Law & Ethics Journal
Websites & Blogs
Website
Rachel Legorreta's Website Profile
Website
Law Offices of John J. Malm & Associates, P.C. Website
Blog
Chicago Injury Lawyer Blog
Blog
Naperville Personal Injury Lawyer Blog
Social Media
Contact & Map
Law Offices of John J. Malm & Associates, P.C.
22 W Washington St
#1500
Chicago, IL 60602
USA
Telephone: (312) 422-6855
Law Offices of John J. Malm & Associates, P.C.
1730 Park St
#201
Naperville, IL 60563
USA
Telephone: (630) 527-4177
Fax: (630) 527-4178