Shana A. O’Grady

Shana A. O'Grady

Shana A. O’Grady is a partner with decades of dedication to professional malpractice defense, including legal malpractice defense and medical malpractice defense. She has extensive experience in hospital and long-term care litigation defense, including defense of regional hospitals, national long-term care clients, and municipal-owned facilities, as well as with application of the Illinois Nursing Home Care Act, Medical Studies Act, and other state and federal regulation applicable to medical and long-term care defense.


  • Illinois Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois


  • University of San Diego, San Diego, CA J.D.
    • Cali Award in Business Planning
    • International Law Journal
    • Honors, Civil Legal Clinic
  • Cornell College, Mount Vernon, IA, B.A.

Professional Associations

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • DRI – Defense Research Institute
  • Chicago Healthcare Risk Management Society