Kirsten A. Casas
Phone: (630) 221-1755 email@example.com
Kirsten A. Casas is an associate attorney in Huck Bouma’s litigation practice group. Kirsten represents businesses and individuals on a variety of civil litigation matters including commercial disputes and contested estates and guardianships. She has experience arguing dispositive motions as well as trying cases to a jury verdict and before the bench.
Prior to joining Huck Bouma, Kirsten was the Senior Staff Attorney for 16th Judicial Circuit Court of Illinois between 2009 and 2011. After entering private practice, she practiced in the areas of civil litigation, plaintiff’s personal injury, municipal litigation, land-lord tenant, and contested guardianships.
Kirsten received her undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame and graduated cum laude from Loyola University Chicago School of Law.
Before becoming a lawyer, she taught in Austria through the Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Program.
Since growing up in a military family, she is happy to have planted roots in Batavia, where she lives with her husband.
University of Notre Dame, B.A., 2002
Loyola University Chicago School of Law,
Juris Doctor cum laude, 2008
Illinois State Bar Association
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
Association for Justice
Kane County Bar Association
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of IL
Leading Lawyers Magazine – Emerging Lawyer in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
Super Lawyers Magazine – “Illinois Rising Star” in 2017, 2018
Loyola Leadership and Service Award, 2008
CALI Award recipient – Estate and Gift Tax, best exam 2007
William J. Kilbridge Memorial Award for outstanding performance in the Federal Tax Clinic, 2008
Schiff Hardin/John J. Waldron Scholarship, 2006-2007