Symone D. Shinton
Associate / Chicago

P: 312-881-5962
F: 312-380-7003

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Symone has experience in each stage of the life of a lawsuit in a wide variety of subject matters spanning both state, federal, and administrative tribunals. She graduated as the valedictorian from the Chicago-Kent College of Law, where she obtained several awards for her written and oral advocacy skills on both the moot court and trial teams. Symone recently received Chicago-Kent’s 2019 Outstanding Pro Bono Award for her dedication to pro bono clients in her prior private practice experience.
    • Associate, Goldman Ismail Tomaselli Brennan & Baum LLP
    • Associate, Greenberg Traurig, LLP
    • Chicago-Kent College of Law (J.D., with honors)
      • Valedictorian
      • Order of the Coif; summa cum laude
      • Chicago-Kent Law Review, Executive Articles Editor
      • Moot Court Honors Society, Member
        • Ilana Diamond Rovner Award for Excellence in Appellate Advocacy
      • Trial Advocacy Team, Member
        • Best Oral Advocate awards in Stetson National Pre-Trial Competition
    • Florida State University (B.S. in International Relations and Spanish Language, with honors)
      • Summa cum laude
      • Florida State Honors Legal Scholars Student
  • Symone Shinton, Products Liability Expert Analysis: Illinois Has Raised Liability Risk for Nonmanufacturer Cos., Law360

    Symone Shinton, Affirming the Joint Defense Privilege in Illinois, Law360

    Symone Shinton, Married on Saturday, Fired on Monday: The Seventh Circuit Attempts to Navigate LGBT Rights after Obergefell, 12 Seventh Circuit Rev. 33

    Symone Shinton, Pedophiles Don’t Retire, Why the Statute of Limitations on Sex Crimes against Children Must Be Abolished, 92 Chi.-Kent. L. Rev. 317