Maggie Breeden focuses her practice in mortgage servicing, class action and banking litigation. She is involved in all phases of the litigation process and defends lenders, mortgage servicers and investors in state and federal actions involving violations of consumer protection statutes and claims arising under the Truth in Lending Act (TILA) and the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA). Additionally, she has guided countless litigated matters to successful loss mitigation outcomes.

Ms. Breeden also has experience in professional liability litigation, with an emphasis on the defense of legal professionals.

Professional Background

Ms. Breeden began her legal career in public service, as an attorney and Guardian ad Litem to more than 100 child victims of abuse and neglect in Chicago's foster care system.

Prior to joining Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, Ms. Breeden was of counsel to a firm in Chicago where she worked primarily in intellectual property, corporate, wills and trusts, and personal injury law.

Professional Affiliations

  • New York State Bar Association, Member

Honors & Awards

  • Recipient of the Volunteer of the Year Award from Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee, 2005


  • Adoption Law Class, guest lecturer, Loyola University School of Law, 2010–2012.

Hinshaw Publications

Community/Civic Activities

Schiller DuCanto and Fleck Family Law Center, Board of Directors, Member


J.D., Family Law Certificate, DePaul University College of Law, 2008
B.A., magna cum laude, Vanderbilt University, 2005