Erika Flores is an associate attorney in the firm’s Chicago office. Focusing her practice in toxic tort, Ms. Flores has extensive experience in drafting contracts, pleadings, motions and discovery requests, revising purchasing agreements and reviewing complex medical and financial discovery documents.
Prior to joining Segal McCambridge, she worked as a law clerk at a litigation firm. She also served as a law clerk for the Indianapolis Office of Corporation Counsel.
Ms. Flores earned her J.D. from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, where she was a member of Moot Court, Phi Delta Phi, Second Chance Re-Entry Program and president of the Hispanic Law Society. She was an 1L Mentor, International LLM Mentor and ABA Pathway to the Profession Mentor. She was a recipient of the IUPUI Elite 50 award, which honors students who have demonstrated excellence in leadership, scholarly, and community involvement. In recognition for her moot court experience, and her involvement in promoting and representing diversity in the legal community, she was awarded the Robert F. Wagner Trial Advocacy Diversity Scholarship.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from Saint Xavier University in Chicago. During her time at Saint Xavier, she participated in an international study abroad class that took place in Kingston, Jamaica. Prior to law school, she worked in the financial industry servicing foundations, and not for profit organizations.
Outside of her work in the legal arena, she is interested in traveling, spending time with her family and discovering new restaurants that Chicago has to offer.
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, J.D., 2019
Saint Xavier University, B.B.A., Finance, 2012