Katelyn P. Sprague


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Phone: (312) 360-6814

Fax: (312) 360-6520

As problems become more complex, and as their solutions require the active participation of diverse perspectives, then teamwork and collaboration become increasingly necessary and valued.

– Frank LaFasto and Carol Larson



Katelyn is an Associate in Freeborn's Chicago office and a member of the Litigation Practice Group. Her practice focuses primarily on insurance non-compete litigation and shareholder disputes.

Katelyn graduated cum laude from Loyola University Chicago, School of Law. Prior to joining Freeborn, Katelyn served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Hon. Maria Valdez, U.S.M.J. in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. She also served as a Social Security Judicial Law Clerk in the Northern District of Illinois.

In addition to her professional career, Katelyn serves as Secretary on the CARPLS Professional Board.  CARPLS is Cook County’s largest provider of free legal services.




  • Katelyn P. Sprague, What’s in a Name: How a Misnomer in  a Summons Can Impact a Plaintiff’s Suit, Civil Litigation Flashpoints, Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education, (April 2019).
  • Charles W. Murdock and Katelyn P. Sprague, The Sunlitz Decision: A Primer on Shareholder Demand for Corporate Books and Records When Self-Dealing is at Issue, Illinois State Bar Association Newsletter, (November 2015).


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