Maire DempseyMaire A. Dempsey

T. 312.604.2752
F. 312.604.2753

Maire A. Dempsey is a Partner of Hughes Socol Piers Resnick & Dym, Ltd. She represents clients in a wide variety of insurance defense matters, focusing on medical malpractice defense, nursing home defense and trucking defense. She has extensive experience in defending physicians, medical groups, nurses and hospitals. She practices in both state and federal court and has tried several cases to verdict on behalf of her clients. She joined the firm in 2015.

Ms. Dempsey received her undergraduate degree from Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, Indiana. She graduated from the University of Illinois College of Law.

She serves on the planning committee for the Voices Against Brain Cancer annual 5K in Chicago, which raises funds to support local physicians’ research to find a cure for brain cancer. Ms. Dempsey has also been a volunteer attorney at the Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago assisting clients in employment, credit, domestic relations and housing issues.


  • University of Illinois – Champaign/Urbana College of Law (2002)

    • — Dean’s List

  • Saint Mary’s College – Notre Dame, Indiana (1999) – BA in political science

    • — Academic Honors


  • Illinois State Bar

  • Federal Bar for the Northern District of Illinois