Attorney Messerschmidt received her law degree from Valparaiso University School of Law in Valparaiso, Indiana and her bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. She previously worked at an Indiana personal injury law firm while attending law school.
Additionally, Mrs. Messerschmidt completed an array of externships with court systems throughout the Midwest including: The Circuit Court of Cook County in Chicago, IL; La Porte Superior Court in Michigan City, IN; Porter County Prosecutor’s Office – Child Support Division in Valparaiso, IN; and the Walworth County District Attorney’s Office in Elkhorn, WI.
Additional credentials and distinctions include: memberships in the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, the Chicago Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, and the American Association for Justice.
|Award name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2017|
|Top 40 under 40||National Trial Lawyers Association||2016|
|Senior Associate Attorney||Sterling Law Offices, S.C.||2017 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Chicago Bar Association||2017 - Present|
|American Association for Justice||2014 - Present|
|Illinois Trial Lawyers Association||2013 - 2017|
|Illinois State Bar Association||2013 - 2017|
|Valparaiso University School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2013|
|University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2010|
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