Lia Kasios

Lia Kasios

Associate
Location:
Chicago, Illinois
Phone:
312-574-3327
Fax:
312-873-4693
Email:

Lia Kasios graduated from Western Michigan University – Thomas M. Cooley Law School in 2011 with a Juris Doctor (law degree). During law school Ms. Kasios was a member of the Moot Court National Team and the Moot Court Executive Board and earned recognition for her skills in litigation, including a Best Advocate Award for her participation in the Intra-School Moot Court Competition. While in law school, Ms. Kasios was a legislative intern for Michigan State Senator John Pappagcorge. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Kasios attended DePaul University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and minored in Studio Art.

Upon graduating from law school, Ms. Kasios worked for a large consumer bankruptcy firm. She later shifted her practice to litigation and practiced foreclosure defense, family law, and general litigation. Ms. Kasios now focuses her practice on consumer bankruptcy. When not working, Ms. Kasios enjoys trying new restaurants, painting, and spending time with friends and family.

 

Areas of Practice

  • 90% Bankruptcy
  • 10% Litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 10% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2011
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 2012

Education

  • Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing, Michigan
    • J.D. - 2011
    • Honors: Moot Court National Team
    • Honors: Moot Court Executed Board
  • DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois
    • B.A. - 2008
    • Honors: Hellenic American Student Association Member
    • Major: Political Science

Honors and Awards

  • Moot Court Intra-School Competition Best Advocate Award, 2010
  • Mock Trial First Year Competition Quarter Finalist
  • Moot Court National Team

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Illinois State Bar Association

Languages

  • Greek

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Alpha Phi