Claire D'Lou Vergara

Claire D'Lou Vergara

Associate Attorney
Location:
Detroit, Michigan
Phone:
313-447-0634
866-585-1076
Fax:
313-961-5985
Email:

Claire Vergara received her B.A. from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor in 2009 and her J.D. from Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School in 2012.

During law school, Claire worked at a prestigious local law firm speciailizing in birth injury and medical malpractice cases. Here, Claire developed her interest in civil litigation and her commitment to representing victims of personal injury.

After law school, Claire began her legal career at an automobile no-fault law firm focusing on legal issues relating to the victims of motor vehicle accidents. Claire skillfully represented the catastrophically injuries, their families, and medical service providers. Claire has prevailed successfully in mediation, arbitration, settlements and appeals. Claire has also attended the National Institute for Trial Advocacy.

In 2017, Claire joined McKeen & Associates to continue her passion for victims of medical malpractice. Claire's practice includes medical malpractice, first and third party motor vehicle accident, premises liability, and negligence cases. Claire a member of the Flint Water Class Action Legal Team and Michigan Association for Justice.

Areas of Practice

  • 75% Medical Malpractice
  • 25% Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, 2013
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Michigan, 2015
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan, 2015

Education

  • Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Auburn Hills, Michigan
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    • B.A. - 2009
    • Major: Brain, Behavior, and Cognitive Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Michigan Association for Justice, 2013 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Miller & Tischler, P.C., Associate Attorney, 2014 - 2017

Languages

  • English (Primary)
  • Filipino

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Lambda Kappa Phi