Carissa J. Meyer

Practice Areas

  • Civil Defense Litigation
  • Construction and Premises Liability
  • Insurance Litigation and Coverage
  • Transportation
Bar Admissions

State Court Admissions:

  • State of Illinois
  • State of New York
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

Professional Affiliations
  • Chicago Bar Association
Honors and Awards
  • CALI Award for Constitutional Law II and Real Estate Transactions
  • Dean’s List
  • The John Marshall Law School, 2009
  • B.A. with distinction in English, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2005
Community Involvement
  • Chicago Bar Association, “The Bar Show,” an annual musical comedy revue that parodies local and national news and pop culture
  • Carissa J. Meyer (2008). A Predator in America’s Midst: A Look at Predatory Lending and the Current Subprime Mortgage Crisis. Presentation at COFOLA 2008 Conference at Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic.
  • Carissa Meyer, Marketa Selucka, Johan Schweigl, Termination of a Lease Contract: General view from Czech and Illinois Law, Touro Int’l L. Rev., Vol. 12, No. 1 (2009).
  • Carissa J. Meyer, Seeking Entry into the United States: How America’s Visa Waiver Program Works. American Institute for Central European Legal Studies, 1st edition. (January 2009).