Education

University of Illinois College of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2013

  • Managing Editor, University of Illinois Law Review
  • Rickert Award
  • Pro Bono Notation

University of Notre Dame, B.A., Anthropology and Greek and Roman Civilization, magna cum laude, 2010

Admitted

Illinois

Caitlin Harrington is an associate in Chapman’s Commercial Lending Group and member of the firm’s Banking and Financial Services Department. Caitlin participated in the Chapman’s summer associate program in 2012 and joined the firm in 2013.

Caitlin’s practice is focused on the representation of banks and other financial institutions in the structuring, negotiation, and documentation of a variety of secured and unsecured credit facilities.

Caitlin started her career in Chapman’s Illinois Public Finance Department, where she served as bond counsel, disclosure counsel, and underwriter’s counsel in numerous governmental purpose bond transactions throughout Illinois.

Prior to joining Chapman, Caitlin was a Judicial Extern for Cook County Circuit Court Sixth District under Presiding Judge Marjorie C. Laws and was also a Legislative Intern for the Office of Chief Counsel of the Illinois Senate in Springfield.

Publications

  • "Breaking the Cycle and Stepping out of the 'Revolving Door': Why the Pre-Adjudication Model is the Way Forward for Illinois Mental Health Courts," 2013 U. Ill. L. Rev. 319