Cara M. Houck is a trial attorney at Miller Canfield's Chicago office. She specializes in commercial litigation. In addition to her law degree, Cara holds a master's degree in business administration.
Cara is recognized by Marquis Who's Who for Excellence in Law, Illinois Leading Lawyers and Illinois Super Lawyers.
Prior to joining the firm, Cara worked as an associate at McGuireWoods, where she defended several Fortune 500 companies in business disputes as well as product liability and mass toxic tort defense claims. She has tried lawsuits, conducted arbitrations and appeared before state and federal courts around the country.
During the course of her 20-year career, she has served on several not-for-profit boards dedicated to helping underprivileged children. Cara is currently the President of the Awassa Children's Project located in Ethiopia, Africa. She also serves as a Board Member for the Chicago Bar Foundation, an organization dedicated to helping those who cannot afford legal services. She also serves on Miller Canfield's Pro Bono Committee.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Cara M. Houck