Kimberly M. Collins has been named an associate at Clifford Law Offices, a nationally renown personal injury firm.
Collins, a recent graduate of DePaul University College of Law, worked as a clerk at the firm for the past two years. She graduated in the top ten percent of her class and was a member of the DePaul Law Review. Collins received the CALI Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy, Civil Procedure and Products Liability Litigation and was named to the Dean’s List.
During law school, she also worked in the Criminal Enforcement Division of the Illinois Attorney General’s Office. Prior to attending law school, Collins worked for the Chairman of the Democratic Party in Illinois and Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives, Michael J. Madigan.
She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana, majoring in Political Science. She was named to the Dean’s List there and was a member of the Phi Sigma Alpha Political Science Honor Society
Collins resides in Chicago.