Kara Angeletti



Kara Angeletti is an associate in the Chicago office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Insurance Coverage Practice. Kara concentrates her practice in the area of insurance coverage and insurance defense. She also has experience in general liability practice. Kara has assisted on both trial and appellate-level matters.

Kara began working at Lewis Brisbois as a summer associate following her second year of law school. Prior to joining Lewis Brisbois, she clerked with a large Chicago law firm in its intellectual property practice. Kara also worked as a clerk in the Illinois Appellate Court. While in law school, Kara was an Executive Articles Editor of the Chicago-Kent Law Review and Vice President of her school's nationally-ranked moot court program. As a member of the moot court team, she competed in the nation's two largest moot court competitions.

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • Insurance Coverage

Additional Experience




  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois Bar Association
  • Women's Bar Association of Illinois

Awards & Honors

  • Order of the Coif
  • Edward Burke Award in Forensic Oratory, 2018
  • Mark Grinker Student Commitment Award, 2018
  • CALI Excellence of the Future Award in Trial Advocacy II, 2017
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Constitutional Law, 2016
  • Second place for Best Appellate Advocate in the Ilana Diamond Rovner Moot Court Competition, 2016
  • Fay Clayton Award for Outstanding Oral Advocacy, 2016


Chicago-Kent College of Law

Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, 2018

  • Executive Articles Editor, Chicago-Kent Law Review, 2017–2018

Pennsylvania State University

Bachelor of Arts in Media Studies, Minors in Sociology, Italian, and International Studies, with high distinction, 2015