Karen Droz


Born and raised in New England, Karen moved to Chicago after falling in love with the city. She attended UIC John Marshall Law School on a partial merit scholarship. There, she served on the board of the Federal Bar Association and graduated with a concentration in Trial Advocacy and Dispute Resolution. While in school, Karen worked as a law clerk at a plaintiff’s personal injury firm specializing in medical malpractice.


  • Eastern Connecticut State University, B.A. in History, 2016
  • UIC John Marshall Law School, J.D., 2021


Illinois, 2021


Chicago Bar Association


Karen loves hiking and camping at national parks across the country, spending time with her dog Bandit, biking along the lakefront, and cooking.