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Maria R. Marek

Associate in Chicago

Services

Admissions

  • Illinois

Education

Maria Marek has experience conducting legal research for various matters addressing aspects of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (“HIPAA”), civil procedure, contracts, and preemption issues. She previously served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Sharon Johnson Coleman of the Northern District of Illinois, where she conducted legal research, composed legal memoranda, and drafted opinions on substantive matters, including diversity jurisdiction and liability under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. Maria also served as a legal extern for the General Counsel’s Office of Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, where she gained experience drafting the hospital’s policies on business associate agreements.

Honors & Awards

  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award – DePaul University College of Law

Activities

  • Member – American Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association

Credentials

Maria received her B.A., cum laude, in psychology and Italian, from Georgetown University in 2015, and she received her J.D., summa cum laude, from DePaul University College of Law in 2018, where she was Associate Editor of the DePaul Law Review, Volume 67. Maria also received a certificate in Health Law, and was a fellow and co-director of programming for the Mary and Michael Jaharis Health Law Institute.

Maria is proficient in Italian.

Maria R. Marek

Associate in Chicago

Maria Marek has experience conducting legal research for various matters addressing aspects of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (“HIPAA”), civil procedure, contracts, and preemption issues. She previously served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Sharon Johnson Coleman of the Northern District of Illinois, where she conducted legal research, composed legal memoranda, and drafted opinions on substantive matters, including diversity jurisdiction and liability under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. Maria also served as a legal extern for the General Counsel’s Office of Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, where she gained experience drafting the hospital’s policies on business associate agreements.

Services

Honors and Awards

  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award – DePaul University College of Law

Activities

  • Member – American Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association

Maria received her B.A., cum laude, in psychology and Italian, from Georgetown University in 2015, and she received her J.D., summa cum laude, from DePaul University College of Law in 2018, where she was Associate Editor of the DePaul Law Review, Volume 67. Maria also received a certificate in Health Law, and was a fellow and co-director of programming for the Mary and Michael Jaharis Health Law Institute.

Maria is proficient in Italian.

Education

DePaul University
JD, 2018
Georgetown University
BA, 2015

Admissions

IL
Illinois