Cynthia L. Ackelmire
Ms. Ackelmire graduated from St. Louis University School of Law in 2006 after earning an undergraduate degree at DePauw University in 2003. While at St. Louis University, she received a CALI award for the highest grade in Torts. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Ackelmire practiced general civil defense. She has successfully tried over 75 civil jury trials to verdict without co-counsel or assistance.
Ms. Ackelmire is admitted to practice law in the State of Illinois, State of Indiana, United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois and the United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana. She is a member of the Chicago Bar Association, Women’s Bar Association of Illinois and Indiana State Bar Association. Ms. Ackelmire was named an Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016.
Ms. Ackelmire continues to practice in all areas of civil litigation with an emphasis in the defense of medical malpractice claims.