Experienced attorney, Andrea J. Davidson, has joined Tressler LLP’s Chicago office as an associate in the Litigation Group. Andrea focuses her practice on complex litigation matters, including toxic torts and general liability cases. She has been involved in all phases of the litigation process, including motion practice with oral argument, propounding and responding to discovery requests, taking and defending discovery depositions, settlement conferences and trial preparation. Ms. Davidson practices in both state and federal court.
“The firm is excited to welcome Andrea to the Chicago Office,” said Jim Pinderski, Partner and member of the Executive Committee at Tressler LLP. “The firm is committed to reinventing itself and Andrea is an important addition to Tressler and new Partner, Edna McLain’s Litigation team.”
Andrea recently worked at HeplerBroom where her practice focus was complex litigation involving product liability and premises liability claims. She represented corporations in Cook County, the Northern District of Illinois, and the Central District of Illinois.
Andrea’s prior experience as a Missouri State Public Defender included representing indigent clients facing misdemeanors, probation revocations, and serious felonies. She handled over 450 cases during her tenure. She was first-chair for six jury trials, resulting in only one verdict of guilty as charged. She also represented juveniles through all stages of litigation, including trial. She served as mentor and supervisory second-chair to fellow attorneys and interns.
Andrea earned her B.A. in English Language and Literature at William Jewell College and her Juris Doctor degree from Saint Louis University School of Law.