Lee Hurwitz is an associate attorney focusing his practice on toxic tort, product liability, transportation, life sciences and sports, recreation and entertainment. He has extensive experience handling insurance defense cases involving personal injury and subrogation claims and has prepared dozens of transportation cases for a jury trial, taking nine cases to verdict as sole lead counsel. He has also conducted oral and written discovery and coordinated litigation strategy with insurance carriers' adjusters and managers. Prior to working at Segal McCambridge, Mr. Hurwitz was an associate attorney with a litigation group in Chicago.
Mr. Hurwitz is a member of the Chicago Bar Association. He earned his J.D. from The John Marshall Law School, where he received a CALI Award in Employment Discrimination and served as the editor for the Journal of Computer and Information Law. Mr. Hurwitz also holds bachelor's degrees in journalism and political science from Indiana University.
Mr. Hurwitz lives in Chicago with his wife, Marti, and his son Evan.
- CALI Award: Employment Discrimination
Professional & Civic Involvement
- Chicago Bar Association
- Transportation Lawyers Association
"Trial Practice Issues," Segal McCambridge CLE (April 26, 2021)
Articles & Publications
- Bloomberg Law, 12.15.20
"Motor Vehicle Negligence and Defenses" LexisNexis Illinois Personal Injury Handbook (2021 Edition)
"Chapter 5: Declaratory Relief" Civil Practice Before Trial Handbook (2018)
The John Marshall Law School, J.D., 2012
Indiana University, B.A., Journalism and Political Science, 2009
- Illinois, 2012
- Wisconsin, 2019
- U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 2015