Anastasia X. Pavich - Chicago Personal Injury AttorneyAnastasia Pavich

Anastasia concentrates her practice in representing plaintiffs in personal injury and wrongful death matters, including those stemming from medical malpractice, motor vehicle accidents and premises liability. 100% of her practice is devoted to litigation.

Anastasia grew up in the south suburbs of Chicago, just minutes from the border of Northwest Indiana. She attended Thornton Fractional South High School in Lansing, Illinois before heading north to obtain her B.A. from St. Norbert College in DePere, WI. She returned to Chicago to attend Loyola University Chicago School of Law, where she obtained her J.D.

It was at Loyola that Anastasia discovered her passion for trial advocacy. As a member of the Loyola University Mock Trial Team, through the Phillip H. Corboy Fellowship in Trial Advocacy, Anastasia devoted countless hours to learning this craft. She was a National Trial Champion, a Midwest Regional Champion and a Best Advocate Nominee during her two years in the program. She was also awarded a Certificate in Trial Advocacy.

Anastasia is currently an Adjunct Professor of Trial Advocacy and serves as a head instructor for the Loyola University Chicago School of Law mock trial teams. She is also actively involved in the Serbian Bar Association of America, serving as the 2010- 2011 President. Anastasia was also selected as a 2012, 2013 and 2014 Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Star.

Anastasia served as Adjunct Professor of Trial Advocacy and head instructor for the Loyola University Chicago School of Law mock trial teams until 2013. She was actively involved in the Serbian Bar Association of America, having served as the 2010-2011 President. Anastasia has been selected as a 2012-2016 Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Star.

Education

J.D., Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 2004
Certificate in Trial Advocacy; Academic Tutor for Civil Procedure; CALI Award Recipient in Legal Writing; Recipient, Phillip H. Corboy Fellowship, Member, Loyola University Chicago Trial Team; National Trial Champion, Best Advocate Nominee, Midwest Regional Champion, Dean’s List.

B.A., St. Norbert College, 2001
Lambda Pi Eta Communication Honor Society, Dean’s List

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • Illinois, 2004
  • Indiana, 2005
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 2004
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Indiana, 2005
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Indiana, 2005
  • Federal Trial Bar, United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 2006

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Serbian Bar Association of America
Member Since: 2004
2010-2011 President; Board of Directors

Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
Member Since: 2004

Indiana Trial Lawyers Association
Member Since: 2005

American Association of Justice
Member Since: 2004

Chicago Bar Association
Member Since: 2004

Illinois State Bar Association
Member Since: 2004

Women’s Bar Association
Member Since: 2004

Indiana State Bar Association
Member Since: 2005

Presentations

  • Chicago Bar Association, College of Trial Advocacy, Control Cross CLE Presentation, 2010
  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Featured Attorney, 1st Year Orientation Trial Presentation, 2007
  • WVON Radio, Featured Guest Discussing medical malpractice issues, 2006

Professional Activities

  • Adjunct Professor, Trial Advocacy, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Chicago, IL
  • Faculty Member, CBA College of Trial Advocacy, Chicago, IL