Kelley Drye

Attorneys & Professionals 

Catherine E. James

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Phone: (312) 857-7078
Fax: (312) 857-7095

Catie James is a senior associate in the firm’s Chicago office. Her practice focuses on commercial and product liability litigation. Ms. James’ experience includes product liability cases, antitrust cases, medical device cases and complex commercial litigation.

Representative Experience

Part of trial team representing a leading North American manufacturer of freight rail cars, in connection with an action for breach of contract and warranties arising out of a $110 million transaction to build and sell rail cars to plaintiff.  Secured a favorable settlement prior to trial.

Member of team representing large quick service restaurant in responding to Order to File Special Report issued by the Federal Trade Commission.

Drafted successful arbitration brief where claimant sought broad enforcement of non-compete agreement and damages for alleged breach of the agreement.

Represented defendant in mandatory arbitration in the Circuit Court of Cook County in a premises liability case, resulting in a finding of no liability.

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