Part-time Faculty A-M
Title/s: Hughes Socol Piers Resnick Dym, Ltd.
Specialty Area: Health Law
Stacey Cischke is a partner with Hughes Socol Piers Resnick & Dym, Ltd. and a member of the firm’s medical malpractice and birth trauma defense teams. She has extensive experience in the representation of physicians, dentists and healthcare institutions. She represents several Chicago area teaching hospitals as well as individual physicians and practice groups. Ms. Cischke handles all aspects of litigation, including pre-litigation planning and strategy. She has tried a number of medical malpractice cases to verdict.
Ms. Cischke also frequently speaks to physicians and medical practice groups focusing on topics such as understanding the defense of birth injury cases, preparing for depositions, legal issues involving EMR’s and improving reliability in discovery responses. In addition to presentations for the firm’s clients, she has been invited by local and national healthcare and risk organizations to speak about a variety litigation issues, including e-discovery, litigation holds, and incorporating principles of enterprise risk management into litigation strategy.
Ms. Cischke was named one of the “40 Illinois Attorneys Under Forty to Watch” as a result of the 2014 annual survey by Law Bulletin Publishing Company. Individuals selected to the “40 Under Forty” list are nominated and recognized by colleagues as the most talented and successful “up and comers” in Illinois. She has also been named a 2015 Emerging Lawyer by Leading Lawyers Network.
Ms. Cischke is a graduate of James Madison College at Michigan State University where she graduated with honors and a member of Phi Beta Kappa. During law school, Ms. Cischke was a member of the Thomas Tang Moot Court team and was awarded the honor of Best Brief.
She is admitted to practice in Illinois and the U.S. District Court for Northern District of Illinois.
BA, Michigan State University
JD, Loyola University Chicago School of Law