HSPRD applauds Lauren Buford for publishing a powerful reflection now posted on the Illinois Women’s Bar Association website, also republished by Law Bulletin. We thank her for speaking out about the current pandemic, civil unrest, and racism. Lauren’s practice focuses on the defense of hospitals, nurses, and physicians in medical malpractice matters. She joined the firm in 2018. Over the course of her career, she has obtained the dismissal of clients during the discovery phase of litigation, resolved disputed claims through mediation and successfully tried jury and bench trials. In addition, Lauren is one of the Chairs of the WBAI’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee.
Lauren’s full essay can be read here: https://wbaillinois.org/the-law-this-moment-an-essay-by-lauren-phyllis-buford/