Walker Wilcox Hires Three New Attorneys

Walker Wilcox Matousek LLP is pleased to announce the hiring of five new attorneys: Christopher J. Shannon; Gauri Chopra, and Kaitlin M. Calov.

Christopher J. Shannon comes to the firm from Colorado where he represented clients in claim investigation, coverage analysis, examinations under oath, arbitration and litigation.  He has experience in various matters including professional liability, insurance coverage, bad faith, construction defect, personal injury and employment.  In addition, Chris routinely writes and speaks to insurers regarding developments in insurance law and bad faith claims.

Gauri Chopra represents domestic and international insurers in complex insurance coverage disputes involving environmental, asbestos, product liability and professional liability claims.  In addition to practicing in Chicago, she has worked in house for Insurers in Bermuda and New Jersey.  Gauri is admitted in Illinois, New York, and Solicitor, England and Wales.

Kaitlin M. Calov graduated cum laude from Notre Dame Law School graduate (2013).  During law school she externed for the Illinois Appellate Court.  She focuses her practice in the areas of complex insurance coverage litigation and claims analysis.  Kaitlin has experience representing clients in matters involving environmental contamination, construction defects and third-party claims arising out of mass tort litigation.

The addition of Christopher, Gauri, and Kaitlin are vital in Walker Wilcox’s efforts to continue providing exceptional, client-centric services to both our domestic and international clients.