CHICAGO, IL – December 6, 2017 – Maurice Grant, distinguished attorney and Principal at Grant Law LLC, has announced the firm is expanding its highly regarded litigation team with the recent appointment of Ashley Starks to the position of Associate.
Prior to joining Grant Law, Ms. Starks worked at the Office of the Illinois Attorney General, as an Assistant Attorney General representing the State of Illinois in a wide array of civil litigation. During her time there, she successfully argued motions, advised state agencies on legal matters, conducted settlement negotiations, and acted as a Lead Attorney on cases before the Civil Service Commission.
Starks earned her law degree at Loyola University Chicago School of Law, and early experience included serving as a judicial law clerk for Judge LeRoy K. Martin, Jr. and Judge Anna H. Demacopoulos in the Chancery Division of the Circuit Court of Cook County. Following her clerkship, Ashley transferred to the Criminal Division of the Circuit Court of Cook County to serve as a staff attorney, assisting a team of judges with a variety of criminal and constitutional matters.
As an Associate at Grant Law, Starks’ areas of practice are expected to include Business and Commercial Litigation, Employment and Bankruptcy.
Maurice Grant, principal of the firm that bears his name, said of the appointment, “Ashley Starks is not only a bright and energetic addition to our legal team, but she brings a strong set of litigation skills gained from a unique legal background and extensive clerkship experience.”
Grant Law, LLC is a Chicago-based law office dedicated to providing quality legal services to large and small businesses, governmental entities, and individuals. The firm concentrates in the areas of Business and Commercial Litigation, Real Estate, Real Estate and Commercial Lending, Corporate Employment, Product Liability Litigation, Municipal Liability
With over 90 years of combined qualified experience, the firm’s members have a demonstrated record of success providing clients globally with the advantages of a large firm, including extensive experience and expertise in unique areas of the law, with the innovation, attention to detail and affordability associated with a small firm.
For more information on the appointment of Ms. Starks, or additional details on Grant Law, LLC, visit www.grantlawllc.com or call (312) 551-0111.