Emily R. Herrell
20 S. Clark Street, 28th floor
Emily Herrell joined Robert J. Semrad & Associates as an Associate Attorney in 2014. Ms. Herrell is a member of the Bankruptcy Department in the Chicago Loop office and works with Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 cases.
Emily graduated cum laude from DePaul University College of Law in 2011. While in school, Emily was on the Dean’s List and earned the CALI award for excellence by getting the top grade in her class for Constitutional Law, Legal Writing and Civil Drafting.
She was also honored for her public service with the Benjamin Hooks and Presidential Service Awards. After she graduated, Emily worked as staff attorney for Judges Michael R. Panter and William E. Gomolinski of the Circuit Court of Cook County, Law Division. Following her clerkships, she litigated medical malpractice and products liability cases at a small plaintiff’s personal injury firm where she assisted in obtaining six to eight figure verdicts for her injured clients.