Erin Calandriello is an associate at Donohue Brown and focuses her practice on product and professional liability. She has extensive experience in all stages of litigation, including negotiating and recovering settlements, taking and defending depositions, writing motions, responses and memoranda, preparing for and second-chairing trials, and discovery.
Prior to joining Donohue Brown, Ms. Calandriello worked as an associate at a personal injury firm, where she settled and recovered millions of dollars for multiple clients. Earlier in her career she was a reporter for the Chicago Tribune, the Sun-Times News Group, and the Daily Herald, during which time she won numerous Associated Press awards for investigative journalism.
Ms. Calandriello earned her J.D. from DePaul University, where she was awarded Dean’s List honors and received five CALI Awards. Throughout law school, she earned several honors for volunteering and served as a judicial clerk for Presiding Justice the Honorable Terrence Lavin of the Illinois Appellate Court, First District, Fourth Division.
DBMS attorneys continue to work remotely in compliance with the Governor's ongoing shelter in place order and to ensure the safety of our clients, employees and colleagues. In addition to focusing on the work entrusted to us by our clients before the Covid-19 pandemic, we are assisting our clients in protecting medical caregivers from being compelled to turn away from their patients to participate in litigation activities that can wait until the virus is under control.
We salute the medical providers who are valiantly risking their personal safety for the benefit of all of us. Thank you. You are heroes.