Dana has particular experience with commercial litigation motion practice, discovery, and settlement negotiation. She has also assisted with jury trials, including drafting dispositive motions, preparing witnesses for testimony, and crafting trial strategy.
Prior to joining the firm full time, Dana was a summer associate in the Chicago office. In addition to her time with Barnes & Thornburg, she gained valuable experience as an intern with Chicago Volunteer Legal Services, representing clients in juvenile court for the Bluhm Legal Clinic Children and Family Justice Center, and as an extern for the Honorable Harry Leinenweber of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
Professional and Community Involvement
Associate board member, Respiratory Health Association of Metropolitan Chicago
Volunteer, American Mock Trial Association
Northwestern University School of Law, J.D., cum laude with senior research honors, an executive editor for the Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, member of the trial team, 2017
Seton Hall University, B.A., English, philosophy and classical studies, magna cum laude, 2014
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Drug and Medical Device
Articles in the National Law Review database by Dana Amato Sarros