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Lauren D. Zabrin

Associate | lzabrin@smsm.com
Associate | Chicago, IL
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Lauren Zabrin is an associate attorney focusing her practice on the litigation  of toxic tort matters. She has extensive experience drafting legal motions, pleadings, mediation submissions, and jury instructions; conducting legal research and assisting in trial preparation. Prior to working at Segal McCambridge, she served as a law clerk for a prominent personal injury litigation  firm in Chicago. She also worked as a congressional intern in the District Office of Congressman Mark Kirk in Northbrook, IL where she worked with government agencies on legislative actions, including clean energy and insurance initiatives.

Ms. Zabrin received her B.A. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2011 and earned her J.D. from Chicago-Kent School of Law in 2014. As a law student, Ms. Zabrin was an active member of Chicago-Kent’s nationally recognized Trial Advocacy team and was selected to compete in the Tournament of Champions and the National Trial Competition.  She also was on the Dean's Honor List and earned CALI Excellence Awards in Evidence and the Art of Advocacy, Trial Advocacy, and Illinois Evidence.

Honors

  • CALI Excellence Awards for highest grade in Evidence and the Art of Advocacy, Trial Advocacy, and Illinois Evidence
  • Dean's Honor List
  • James Scholar

Professional & Civic Involvement

  • American Cancer Society Relay for Life
  • Donate Life Illinois, Adovocate for Hope Volunteer
  • Society of Women in Law, 2012 Appointed Mentorship Chair
  •  Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association

Education

University of Illinois, B.A., Political Science and Spanish, cum laude (2011)

Chicago-Kent College of Law, J.D., Dean's Honor List (2014)

Admissions

  • Illinois, 2014