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Preetha Jayakumar


(312) 619-4928
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One North Franklin
Suite 800
Chicago, IL 60606


J.D., University of Notre Dame Law School, 2014

  • Vice President of the Asian Law Students Association

B.A., Political Science, New York University, 2007

Preetha Jayakumar is an Associate in the Chicago office of Gordon & Rees and is a member of the Insurance practice group. Ms. Jayakumar routinely advises clients and litigates cases involving insurance coverage, cyber security, professional liability, fidelity & surety, and bank litigation.

Prior to joining Gordon & Rees, Ms. Jayakumar defended large corporations, municipal entities and small businesses in state and federal courts. Ms. Jayakumar further assisted clients on wide-ranging statutory and regulatory compliance issues.

Ms. Jayakumar has extensive experience preparing cases for trial and handling all aspects of pre-trial procedure. She has also successfully briefed appeals in the Appellate Court of Illinois, First District and the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.


U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit


Illinois State Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association
South Asian Bar Association