Erin DeGrand represents clients in complex commercial and other litigation matters in federal and state courts. She has assisted clients with contract disputes, business torts, internal investigations, and class action litigation. Her experience includes briefing and motions practice, offensive and defensive discovery, and document management.
Erin maintains an active pro bono practice and has represented low income tenants facing eviction actions in state court and incarcerated individuals alleging civil rights violations in federal court.
Financial institution investigates potential customer involvement with alleged Ponzi scheme
Jones Day conducted an internal investigation concerning potential customer involvement with an alleged Ponzi scheme and associated litigation risk, including evaluating potential claims and providing advice concerning limiting litigation exposure.
Illinois Appellate Court reverses trial court's tax deed decision, holding that occupants of an apartment building were not given proper notice
Jones Day, along with the Lawyers' Committee for Better Housing, represented occupants of an apartment who had been evicted in a tax deed case.
Hill-Rom acquires Mortara Instrument for $330 million
Jones Day advised Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. in its acquisition of Mortara Instrument, Inc., a privately held leader in diagnostic cardiology and patient monitoring solutions, technologies, and devices, for $330 million in cash.
- Harvard University (J.D. 2016; Executive Technical Editor, Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review; Dean's Scholar Prize); Washington University in St. Louis (B.A. in English and Political Science 2013)
- Illinois and U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Illinois
- Law Clerk to Judge Sara L. Ellis, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois (2018-2019)