Rachel E. Smith

312-425-3131

10 South LaSalle Street, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60603

211 Landmark Drive, Suite C2, Normal, IL 61761

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Rachel E. Smith

Rachel E. Smith

Associate

Direct Phone:312-334-9518

Rachel Smith joined Brady, Connolly & Masuda, P.C. as an associate in 2019 in the Workers' Compensation Department. Prior to joining the firm, she practiced workers' compensation defense in the Chicago-land area, representing employers throughout the state.

Practice Areas

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2017

Education

  • DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois, J.D., May 2016
  • Universidad Ponticia Comillas, Madrid, Spain, Masters in International and European Business Law, LL.M, May 2015
  • University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland B.A Criminology & Political Science, 2012

Honors and Awards

  • Dean's Merit Scholarship Recipient (DePaul University)
  • Dean's List 2013-2016 (DePaul University)
  • CALI Award for Legal Analysis, Research, and Communications III

Published Works

  • Co-Author PTSD and Claims for Workers' Compensation in Illinois - November 2018 WCLA News Letter

Current/Past Affiliations or Offices Held

  • Phi Alpha Delta (Executive Board 2015-16; Junior Board 2013-14; Mock Trial Team 2013-14)
  • Class President Elect and Student Liaison for 2015 International & European Business Law Masters' Program at Universidad Pontificia Comillas
  • Willem C. Vis International Commercial Moot Arbitration (Coach of DePaul Law Moot Court Team, 2017 - Vienna, Austria competition) (Participant on DePaul Law Moot Court Team, 2016 – Hong Kong competition)
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Workers' Compensation Lawyers Association
  • IRTB
  • DRI - The Voice of the Defense Bar
  • The Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel
  • Illinois Self-Insurers' Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Workers' Compensation Lawyers Association
  • IRTB
  • DRI - The Voice of the Defense Bar
  • The Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel
  • Illinois Self-Insurers' Association
10 South LaSalle Street, Suite 900
Chicago, IL 60603
Phone: 312-425-3131
211 Landmark Drive, Suite C2
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-862-4914
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