University of Miami School of Law, Juris Doctor, Cum Laude, 2011
Michigan State University, Bachelor of Arts in Finance, 2007
191 N Upper Wacker Dr #2400
Chicago, IL 60606
Lauren Tuckey is an attorney at BatesCarey where she defends cases involving insurance, railroads, financial services, construction, professional liability, premises liability and products liability. As an experienced litigator, Lauren has defended seven and eight-figure construction negligence, product liability and wrongful death actions for a variety of corporate clients, including a favorable defense verdict obtained for a client in the Cook County case of Rizner v. The Weitz Company, et al., where the jury found the plaintiff 40% at fault for his own injuries due to his failure to wear fall protection.
In addition to practicing law, Lauren is honored to represent children pro bono in contested guardianship cases and enjoys adoption counseling at PAWS Adoption Center. Lauren is proud to serve the Women’s Bar Association of Illinois as First Vice President and the Illinois Bar Foundation as Secretary.
In her spare time Lauren is an avid “foodie.” She graduated from top culinary school Kendall College’s certificate program and is a Level One Sommelier.