- Insurance & Reinsurance Coverage
- Professional Liability & Services
|Contact Info||Telephone: 312.821.6455|
|University ||University of Illinois at Chicago, B.A., 2003|
|Law School||Thomas M. Cooley Law School, J.D., 2006|
|Admitted||2007, Pennsylvania; 2010, Illinois; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania; U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit|
|Born||Smithtown, New York, June 14, 1981|
Alicia Garcia's practice focuses her litigation practice on professional liability, including representing lawyers, directors and officers, and insurance coverage and bad faith matters. She has assisted in handling claims related to shareholder class actions seeking multimillion-dollar damages against public companies and their directors and officers, as well as other high-profile cases involving a wide variety of issues. In addition, Alicia is experienced in handling general litigation, commercial litigation, employment discrimination and federal civil rights matters.
Alicia has drafted appellate briefs in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth and Seventh Circuits and Illinois Appellate Courts involving matters such as municipal defense, first property casualty, criminal defense and family law. She also sat as an arbitrator in the First Judicial District of Pennsylvania and served as second chair in federal civil rights jury trials, where she obtained favorable results for her clients.
Memberships & Affiliations
Illinois State Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association
Pennsylvania State Bar Association
Awards & Distinctions
Pro Bono Roll of Honor Certificate, First Judicial District of Pennsylvania, 2010
National Society of Collegiate Scholars, 2000-present
Documents by this lawyer on Martindale.com
Google and the Great Divide: U.S. Privacy Rights versus EU Privacy Rights
Anjali C. Das,Alicia A. Garcia,Melissa K. Ventrone, June 11, 2014
Will the “right to be forgotten” be the new mantra in cyber cases in the United States? Or will the “right to know” continue to prevail? In Europe, proponents of the “right to be forgotten” argue that individuals should be able to force search engines such as...
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