Alla Cherkassky Galati

Cherkassky_LR (00897273xAE57E)Associate
Phone: 312.244.6724
Fax: 312.244.6800/6801


Alla is an attorney in the Chicago office and practices in the areas of insurance coverage and general litigation. She is also involved in pro bono matters, focusing mainly on asylum and detention matters with the National Immigrant Justice Center.

While attending law school, she served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Jon E. DeGuilio of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana and interned with the United States Attorney’s Office in the Northern District of Illinois.


U.S. District Court, N.D. Illinois
U.S. District Court, S.D. Indiana

Professional and Community Organizations

American Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association
Northwestern University  Undergraduate Mock Trial Coach


Northwestern University, B.A., 2010

  • Dean’s List

Notre Dame Law School, J.D., 2014

  • Moot Court Board, ABA National Team
  • Intensive Trial Advocacy, Dean’s Award
  • Dean’s List