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Goldberg Segalla Welcomes Brittany Morgan-Glenn October 2, 2017

Goldberg Segalla added associate Brittany Morgan-Glenn to the firm’s Workers’ Compensation Practice Group in Chicago. Morgan-Glenn was previously a law clerk at the firm.

As a clerk, Morgan-Glenn has assisted with all areas of workers’ compensation defense, including legal analysis, researching case law, preparing circuit and appellate court briefs, facilitating independent medical evaluations, and preparing claim summaries. Previous experience includes a judicial externship with the Hon. Bridget Mitchell in the Circuit Court of Cook County, Chancery Division, Brittany organized and reviewed motion packets, attended court calls, and observed jury trials, where she gained valuable experience hearing the testimony and cross-examinations of expert and “hostile” witnesses.

Illinois Wesleyan University, where Morgan-Glenn earned her bachelor’s degree, recognized her service with their Civic Engagement Award. While pursuing her J.D. at the John Marshall Law School, Morgan-Glenn served as Public Relations Chair of the Women’s Law Caucus and Vice Justice of the Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity Lincoln Chapter. She also sat on the Trial Advocacy and Dispute Resolution Honors Council at the 2015 American Bar Association Labor Law Trial Competition, and won an award for Best Cross Examination at the John Marshall Law School Interscholastic 1L Mock Trial Competition. In her final year at John Marshall, she was a student intern at the school’s Pro Bono Clinic, in its Name and Gender Marker Project. Morgan-Glenn assisted with name and gender marker changes on Illinois passports, driver’s licenses, birth certificates, and other legal documents, and accompanied clients to hearings to obtain court-ordered name and gender marker changes. She was featured in the January 2017 issue of the ABA Journal in an article titled “Naming Rights” by Julianne Hill, highlighting her involvement in the Name and Gender Marker Project.