Anderson, Rasor & Partners, LLP, is pleased to announce the hiring of two new associates, Jennie E. Miskell and Whitney L. Burkett.
Ms. Miskell obtained her undergraduate degree from Northern Illinois University with high honors in 2010 and subsequently graduated magna cum laude from Northern Illinois University College of Law in 2013. Ms. Miskell has considerable experience in all phases of litigation up to and including trial and brings a unique perspective having worked at both plaintiff and defense firms. She has extensive experience in a variety of complex and catastrophic injury cases including medical malpractice, long-term care, premises liability, and personal injury cases filed under the FELA.
Ms. Burkett’s practice focuses on defending medical malpractice, long term care, railroad and premises liability cases with her past experience including the defense of catastrophic loss cases through all phases of litigation throughout the country. After graduating from Tulane University with a degree in Psychology, she obtained her law degree from DePaul University College of Law in 2009. Ms. Burkett is admitted to practice in the State of Illinois, the Seventh Circuit of the United States Court of Appeals, and both the Northern and Central Districts of the United States District Court of Illinois.