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Lizz Esfeld concentrates her practice in civil litigation with an emphasis on medical malpractice defense representing physicians, nurses, and other medical practitioners in complex litigation. Prior to joining Langhenry, Gillen, Lundquist & Johnson, Ms. Esfeld worked on a wide variety of civil litigation including medical malpractice, employment, real estate, probate and securities law.
Ms. Esfeld earned her Juris Doctor from DePaul College of Law in 2013. While in law school, she competed for the DePaul Appellate Moot Court Team. She was champion of the William J. Bauer Moot Court Competition in Chicago, best oralist and quarter-finalist at the National Juvenile Law Competition in Costa Mesa, California, and semi-finalist at the National First Amendment Competition in Nashville, Tennessee. DePaul College of Law’s faculty elected Ms. Esfeld to the Order of the Barristers, a national honors society recognizing achievement in written and oral advocacy. Ms. Esfeld also received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Civil Litigation Strategy.
Prior to law school, Ms. Esfeld attended Truman State University where she received a Bachelor of Science, Cum Laude, in biology. While at Truman State, Ms. Esfeld served as Student Body President, Chair of the Vision Document Committee, and Chair of the Student Academic Affairs Committee as well as student representative to Faculty Senate, and the Curriculum Commission. She was also involved in the Beta Beta Beta and Omicron Delta Kappa honors fraternities.
Ms. Esfeld is a member of the general bar of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois and the Illinois Bar. She is a member of the Chicago Bar Association and the Illinois State Bar Association.