Corinne Marie Cundiff

Corinne Marie Cundiff

Associate Attorney
Location:
Chicago, Illinois
Phone:
312-828-9666
Fax:
312-828-0880
Email:

At Pfaff, Gill & Ports, Corinne represents individuals seriously injured or killed by the negligence of others. She focuses her practice on medical malpractice, auto and trucking accidents, wrongful death and other related personal injury claims. Corinne is dedicated to achieving the best outcomes for every client. In her first two months with the firm, she already participated in one trial. She became licensed as an Illinois attorney in November 2017.

Corinne joined Pfaff, Gill & Ports, Ltd. in August 2017. Before joing the firm, Corinne worked for the United States Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Illinois as a law clerk assisting with both criminal and civil matters. Prior to that, she worked for the Department of Justice as a Summer Law Intern in the Antitrust Division assisting two trial teams prepare for upcoming trials.

Corinne graduated magna cum laude from DePaul University College of Law in 2017. During law school, Corinne was a member of DePaul's moot court team, winning Best Brief in the Evan A. Evans Constitutional competition, and first place at the William J. Bauer Intramural Moot Court competition. Corinne received the CALI Award for Excellence by achieving the highest grade in Litigation Lab and Negotiations.

In her personal time, Corinne in an active member in the community she lives. She volunteers with her Church and various other community organizations. She also continues to assist the DePaul Moot Court Society with coaching and competitions.

Areas of Practice

  • 15% Personal Injury
  • 40% Medical Malpractice
  • 20% Auto Accidents
  • 15% Premises Liability
  • 10% Products Liability

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2017

Education

  • DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. magna cum laude - 2017
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Law Journal: Journal of Gender, Women and the Law, Acquisitions Editor, 2015 - 2017
  • National Louis University, Chicago, Illinois
    • B.S.
    • Major: Business Adminstration and Management

Published Works

  • The Problem of Competing Interests: A Detailed Look at Transgender Students in Schools, DePaul Journal of Gender, Women and the Law, Spring, 2016

Honors and Awards

  • Benjamin Hooks Award for Public Service, 2017
  • Helen J. McGillicuddy Writing Scholarship, 2016
  • Dean's List, 2014 - 2017

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Chicago Bar Association, Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Member

Languages

  • English