Bridget received her JD from Chicago-Kent College of Law in 2020. During law school, she served as the Vice-President of the Student Bar Association, participated in the Entrepreneurial Law Clinic, and was the recipient of the Clinton E. Stryker Distinguished Service Award in 2019. Bridget was a teaching assistant for Civil Procedure and Business Organizations. She was inducted into Chicago-Kent’s Bar and Gavel Society in 2020.
Prior to joining Gutnicki LLP, she worked in-house and then at a boutique law firm where she assisted in advising clients in a variety of matters in areas including corporate governance, employment agreements, and international and domestic trademark defense. During her final year of law school, Bridget was a Federal Judicial Extern with the Northern District of Illinois.
She received both a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and a Master of Science Degree in Sports Management from Western Illinois University. During her undergraduate studies, she was an NCAA Division I Student-Athlete on Western Illinois University’s Women’s Volleyball Team. Prior to attending law school, she worked for three years in professional sports marketing, with the Chicago Fire in Major League Soccer and in sponsorship across the NFL, NBA, and NCAA.