Danielle E. Patterson – Associate Attorney
Danielle E. Patterson joined Spiros Law in 2020. Danielle is originally from Champaign and was eager to return home after 8 years of practice in Decatur, IL. Danielle’s practice focuses on motor vehicle accidents and other personal injury matters.
Danielle obtained her A.A.S. in 2006 from Parkland College, her B.S. in Psychology in 2008 from the University of Illinois College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and her J.D. in 2011 from the University of Illinois College of Law. She was admitted to the Illinois State Bar in 2011 and is a member of the American Association for Justice (AAJ).
Prior to joining Spiros Law, Danielle had 8 years of practice litigating commercial real estate and high-value residential real estate disputes throughout Illinois. In addition to her strong litigation skills, she has a reputation for successfully settling hundreds of cases through mediation and negotiations while ensuring the best outcome possible for her clients. Danielle will never back down from a challenge and is always ready to fight for her clients and obtain judgment in their favor. Danielle also served as a law clerk in the Central District of Illinois Federal Court, where she honed her writing skills and observed many trials under the direction of the Magistrate Judge.
In her spare time, Danielle enjoys rescuing cats and dogs, skydiving, and making memories with her children. She has been on the Board of Directors for Genesis Animal Rescue since 2014. Danielle is also active with Big Brothers Big Sisters, and has been matched with her little sister for three years! She has two stepdaughters, a stepson and a baby boy that keep her busy when she is not advocating for her clients.