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
  • Indiana, 2022


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.