Susannah Price

Attorney
Price, Susannah

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200 W. Adams Street
Suite 2445
Chicago, IL 60606
Susannah focuses her practice on the defense of transportation companies in cases brought under the Federal Employers’ Liability Act (“FELA”), as well as other civil litigation and personal injury matters including civil rights and toxic tort cases.  She represents her clients in all stages of litigation in both state and federal court.  Her experience has included facilitating responses to voluminous discovery requests, drafting successful motions for summary judgment, negotiating favorable settlements, and trying cases to jury verdict.
 
Before joining Knight Nicastro, Susannah worked for a large insurance defense firm.  She began her practice as an Assistant Attorney General in the Illinois Attorney General’s Springfield and Chicago Offices, where she defended officers and employees of the state of Illinois.

Practice Areas

  • Casualty/Tort Litigation
  • Civil Rights Litigation/Section 1983
  • Railroad Litigation
  • Toxic Torts and Asbestos

Education

  • Southern Illinois University School of Law, Carbondale, Illinois
    • J.D. - 2014
  • Southern Illinois University
    • B.S. - 2009
    • Major: Journalism

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin

Past Positions

  • Illinois Attorney General Springfield Office, Assistant Attorney General
  • Illinois Attorney General Chicago Office, Assistant Attorney General

Honors

  • Illinois Emerging Lawyers, Law Bulletin Publishing Company, 2018

Classes & Seminars

  • Discoverability of Pre-Suit Investigation and Surveillance, Heyl Royster 33rd Annual Claims Handling Seminar, 2018 to 2018

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Professional Associations

  • Illinois State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division Committee
  • National Association of Trial Counsel (“NARTC”)

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  • Attorney

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