Abby Afridi focuses her practice in the area of insurance services, with particular emphasis on insurance coverage matters. Ms. Afridi provides representation to insurance companies in complex insurance coverage disputes involving various types of policies, and is active in all phases of coverage litigation. She also provides insurance companies with coverage opinions.

Professional Background

Ms. Afridi joined Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP as an associate in the insurance services practice group in October 2014. Previously she was a law clerk with the firm, and was a summer associate with Hinshaw in 2013.

During law school, Ms. Afridi also clerked for the law firm, Goldstein, Fluxgold, and Baron, P.C., and served as a summer litigation intern with Michael Best & Friedrich, LLP. In addition, Ms. Afridi was a member of the Dean's List and the recipient of a CALI Award for Accounting for Lawyers and for Estates and Trusts.

During her undergraduate studies, Ms. Afridi competed as a member of the Notre Dame Varsity Cross Country and Track & Field teams.

Professional Affiliations

  • Defense Research Institute
  • Women's Bar Association

Honors & Awards

  • Recognized as an "Illinois Emerging Lawyer" by Leading Lawyers Magazine, 2017

J.D. magna cum laude, The John Marshall Law School, 2014

  • Member, The John Marshall Law Review

B.A., American Studies, University of Notre Dame, 2011