Maire DempseyMaire A. Dempsey

T. 312.604.2752
F. 312.604.2753
mdempsey@hsplegal.com
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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. She has extensive experience in defending physicians, medical groups, nurses and hospitals. She practices in both state and federal court. She has tried several cases to verdict on behalf of her clients. She has also mediated dozens of cases. 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 volunteers with the Syrian Community Network assisting refugees in the Chicagoland area with the daily struggles of transitioning to life in a new country. 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.

Ms. Dempsey is an avid martial artist and a certified women’s self-defense instructor. She teaches seminars to provide women the skills and confidence to protect themselves from sexual assault.

EDUCATION

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

    • — Dean’s List
    • —Fredrick Moot Court Finalist; Mock Trial

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

    • — Academic Honors
    • —Honors Senior Thesis Composition

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Illinois State Bar

  • Northern District of Illinois

 MEMBERSHIPS / ASSOCIATIONS

LEGAL

  • Member, Illinois State Bar Association

  • Member, Chicago Healthcare Risk Management Society (CHRMS)

  • Member, Chicago Bar Association