Nora Becerra is an associate in the Chicago office and a member of the firm’s Commercial Disputes, IP Litigation, and Labor, Employment & Workplace Safety (LEWS) practice groups. Her experience includes representing clients in complex litigation matters, negotiating and drafting agreements, and advising clients on regulatory compliance issues.
Ms. Becerra is experienced in various phases of commercial, IP, and employment litigation, including fact and expert discovery, dispositive motion practice, trial preparation, trial, and post-trial motions. Moreover, her experience extends to patent litigation matters before the International Trade Commission.
Ms. Becerra was a summer associate in the Chicago office of K&L Gates in 2014. While attending the University of Chicago Law School, she served as a judicial extern for Federal Judge Amy St. Eve at the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. During said externship, Ms. Becerra conducted extensive research on class action litigation and emerging trends in FRCP 23 analysis. Ms. Becerra was also a student director in the Corporate Lab transactional law clinic at the University of Chicago, where she handled business matters for several Fortune 500 companies and oversaw other students’ work on client matters.