Katharine H. McCall, Esq.
Katharine McCall is a litigation associate at Brian P. Kamel & Associates. Ms. McCall graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a degree in History. Ms. McCall then earned her J.D. from Loyola University Chicago School of Law in 2015 with an emphasis in trial advocacy. During law school, Ms. McCall obtained valuable civil litigation experience by serving as an extern in the Health Care Bureau of the Illinois Attorney General’s Office, Cook County Bureau of Human Resources. She also was selected to work as a judicial extern in the Circuit Court of Cook County where she continued to gain experience which would serve as a foundation to her future work in litigation. While in law school, Ms. McCall also served as a licensed student attorney for the Loyola University Community Law Center clinic where she represented low income families and individuals in various civil litigation matters.
Ms. McCall’s practice focuses on the defense of healthcare practitioners, both dental and medical, in civil litigation involving claims for professional negligence, negligent supervision, lack of informed consent, fraud, and medical battery. Her experience in the field of dental malpractice has included, but is not limited to, the defense of claims involving nerve paresthesias, full mouth reconstructions, TMJ dysfunction, as well as crown and bridge cases. In addition, Ms. McCall is also experienced in the licensure defense of healthcare practitioners in actions brought by the Attorney General. These actions on the practitioners’ licenses have focused on the excessive prescribing of narcotics and pain medication, the failure of dental implants, and cases involving nerve injury.
Ms. McCall also has extensive experience in the area of labor and employment litigation particularly involving state and federal claims for wrongful termination, discrimination, sexual harassment, wage and hour issues and other related employment matters. Prior to joining Brian P. Kamel & Associates, Ms. McCall was an associate at a San Diego law firm specializing in labor and employment litigation.