Lee A. Williams
Lee A. Williams is a Partner at Brennan Burtker LLC. Ms. Williams is a trial lawyer who has focused the last 20 years of her practice in the defense of complex medical malpractice cases. She has defended hospitals, physicians, and healthcare providers throughout all phases of litigation including pre-trial, discovery and trial in complex high-stakes litigation. Before joining Brennan Burtker LLC in 2022, Ms. Williams was a partner at a large Chicagoland medical malpractice firm where she served as the head of the malpractice department. Prior to earning her Juris Doctorate from Loyola University Chicago Law School she was a Senior Accountant and Certified Public Accountant with Arthur Andersen LLP.
Ms. Williams has been awarded for her accomplished career every year by the publication Super Lawyers since 2018, and Top Attorneys of Illinois since 2019.
She is a member of the California and Illinois State Bar Associations, the Chicago Bar Association, and a past elected board member and current member of the Chicagoland Healthcare Risk Management Society (CHRMS).
Ms. Williams has been a guest speaker at several hospitals speaking on a wide range of topics including nursing and physician documentation, electronic medical records, medical malpractice prevention, tort reform and the impacts of defensive medicine on healthcare. She has also been a featured speaker for the Chicagoland Healthcare Risk Management Society (CHRMS).
Loyola University Chicago School of Law, J.D.
Loyola Marymount University, M.B.A., Honors, Beta Gamma Sigma
University of Southern California, M.S.A., Honors Beta Alpha Psi
Saint Mary’s College of California, B.S.