Casey B. Hicks, Esq.
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Casey B. Hicks is a Junior Shareholder and the Managing Attorney for the firm’s Chicago office. Practicing in the Real Estate Default Group, she has handled numerous cases on bankruptcy, collection, eviction, housing court, and foreclosure matters. Ms. Hicks was selected to the 2017 MReport Women in Housing List, recognized for her integrity, professionalism, and consistently positive attitude, among other notable achievements. The list is published by MReport Magazine, one of the country's leading sources for mortgage banking news.
Ms. Hicks earned her J.D. from The John Marshall Law School, where she was the recipient of the Predatory Home Lending Scholarship. She was a participant in the Herzog Intraschool Moot Court Competition, where she achieved the top 1/3 oral score. She was also a member of the Trial Advocacy and Dispute Resolution Honors Council. Ms. Hicks earned her B.A. in political science and law and society from Purdue University, where she was a member of the Gamma Sigma Alpha Greek Honor Society, and a recipient of the Gamma Phi Beta Scholarship.
A member of the Illinois State Bar Association and the Chicago Bar Association, she is licensed in Illinois and admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. As an avid runner who participates in multiple races a year, she is proud to support the American Lung Association.
Honors & Distinctions:
MReport Magazine Women in Housing Award (2017)
Successfully defended an insurance company in a lawsuit for breach of contract and estoppel (case featured in The Title Insurance Newsletter, June 2012)
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois (2006)
J.D., The John Marshall Law School (2006)
B.A., Political Science and Law and Society, Purdue University (2003)
Chicago Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
American Lung Association
September 20, 2017
Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA Junior Shareholder Casey B. Hicks Receives MReport's Women in Housing Award
January 8, 2016
Casey Hicks Announced as New Office Managing Attorney for WWR in Chicago
January 28, 2014
WWR Welcomes New Attorney in Chicago
May 19, 2016
City of Aurora Now Requires Registration of Vacant or Foreclosed Properties
December 9, 2015
Illinois Condominium Property Act Imposes Additional Step on Foreclosure Sale Purchasers
October 06, 2015
Update to Illinois Grace Period Notice Needed for Residential Foreclosures
June 18, 2015
The Mortgagor Has a Right to Possession of the Property During an Illinois Mortgage Foreclosure