Brittany Lynn Nelson began her legal career at a civil litigation defense firm in Chicago, Illinois handling mainly medical malpractice matters. She is thrilled to be living and practicing back home in Rockford.
Ms. Nelson is licensed to practice in the state of Illinois and the United States District Courts for the Northern District of Illinois and the Southern District of Illinois. Ms. Nelson has a general practice that includes civil litigation and brings many hours of courtroom experience litigating contested motions and hearings.
Ms. Nelson earned her Juris Doctor from the University of Illinois College of Law, where she was a competitor on the College of Law’s Trial Team. Ms. Nelson also obtained her 711 license and worked for Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance aiding victims of domestic violence in civil legal services. She graduated with honors from Loyola University Chicago, where she was a sister of Alpha Sigma Alpha Sorority and a member of the women’s club volleyball team.