Chicago, Illinois


Phone (312) 704-6700
Fax (312) 704-6777

Kessa M. Palchikoff joined Langhenry, Gillen, Lundquist & Johnson in May of 2018. Prior to joining the firm, she worked as a medical malpractice litigator at Sukhman | Yagoda, Trial Lawyers & served as a judicial clerk to Justice Mary K. Rochford of the Illinois Appellate Court, First District.

Kessa earned her Bachelor of Arts from UCLA, where she graduated with honors.  In 2016, she graduated from Notre Dame Law School.  While at Notre Dame, she served as the research assistant to Professor Jay Tidmarsh and Professor Daniel B. Kelly.  Kessa served on the executive board of the American Constitution Society and was the managing articles editor for the Journal of College and University Law.

Memberships & Associations
Women’s Bar Association of Illinois
American Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association