Constance Grieves is an experienced commercial litigator and tireless advocate for individuals and businesses. Constance has handled numerous trial witnesses, including experts, on both direct and cross examination. Constance has also successfully briefed and argued many substantive motions while representing clients at all stages of litigation from pleadings to appeal in both state and federal courts. Through her dedication to pro bono work Constance has reunited a grandmother with her grandson and negotiated a favorable sentencing agreement in a complicated criminal case.
Before joining Massey & Gail, Constance clerked for the Honorable Robert W. Gettleman on the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, sitting by designation on the Seventh and Ninth Circuit Courts of Appeals. Constance graduated from the University of Chicago Law School where she served on the Hinton Moot Court Board and as the Secretary of the Chicago Law Foundation, received the Thomas R. Mulroy Prize for Excellence in Appellate Advocacy and the Debra Cafaro Full Tuition Scholarship, and completed the Pro Bono Service Initiative.