Sarah Riess

Steinberg, Goodman & Kalish
20 N Clark St Ste 3100
Chicago, IL 60602
(312) 782-1386

Sarah Riess concentrates her practice on personal injury, product liability, and medical malpractice law. Ms. Riess joined Steinberg, Goodman & Kalish as a law clerk in 2013 and became a full-time associate following her graduation from Chicago-Kent College of Law. During law school, Mr. Riess was a member of the Giles Sutherland Rich Moot Court team and served as a volunteer mediator for the Center of Conflict Resolution. Ms.Riess was also Chicago-Kent Merit Scholar and a member of the Dean's List.

Prior to law school, Ms. Riess graduated with the highest honors from Georgetown University with a M.S. in Physiology and Biophysics and graduated cum laude from Western Michigan University with a B.S. in Biomedical Sciences. Ms. Riess previously worked in the medical industry as an orthopedic sales representative, where she regularly attended orthopedic surgeries.

Areas of Practice

Personal Injury
Product Liability
Medical Malpractice

Bar Admissions

Illinois, 2013
U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 2013


Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois
J.D. - 2013
Honors: Dean's List 4 semesters
Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia
M.S. - 2006
Honors: Scholae Studiorum Superiorum (Highest Honors)
Major: Physiology & Biophysics
Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan
B.S. cum laude - 2003
Major: Biomedical Sciences