Danielle Pappas



Danielle Pappas is a partner in the Chicago office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Medical Malpractice and Long-Term Care & Elder Law Practices.

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • Healthcare
  • Medical Malpractice

Additional Experience




  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Women's Bar Association of Illinois (WBAI) 

Awards & Honors

  • "Ones to Watch," Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants, Best Lawyers, 2021—2022
  • CALI Award for Excellence in Illinois Civil Procedure


The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL

Juris Doctor

University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

Bachelor of Arts

Legal Experience

  • Trial Attorney representing Plaintiffs at Miroballi Durkin & Rudin, LLC
  • Judicial Extern to the Honorable Judge Sharon Johnson Coleman, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • Judicial Extern to the Honorable Judge John P. Kirby, Circuit Court of Cook County, Law Division