Kristen Ori is an experienced trial attorney having tried numerous cases to verdict in state and federal courts. Over the course of her career, she has represented both plaintiffs and defendants at the trial and appellate level, consistently securing favorable results for her clients.
Prior to joining the firm, Kristen was a partner at a top defense firm in Chicago and practiced in both Illinois and Arizona. In addition to her litigation practice, Kristen Ori has served as pro bono attorney for underprivileged clients in domestic relations and immigration courts. She has devoted countless hours to philanthropic causes, including Dress for Success Worldwide, Deborah’s Place, the Women’s Treatment Center, and the Legal Assistance Foundation.
Kristen earned a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in psychology and Spanish and a Juris Doctor from Chicago-Kent College of Law. While in law school, she completed intensive trial advocacy training and studied in Madrid, Spain, as well as clerked with the felony trial division of the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office.
Outside of the office, she enjoys staying active with running, hiking, Pilates and yoga, and spending time with her family and friends.