the Office of the General Counsel’s contracts practice and drafts and negotiates
contracts on behalf of the University. She provides counsel regarding the legal
aspects of the University’s sponsored programs and research, including issues
relating to human subjects research. Her practice areas also include the
legal aspects of the University’s compliance, risk management, and insurance programs.
In addition, Anastasia manages the University’s commercial and tort litigation.
Prior to joining the legal team at DePaul, Anastasia served as Assistant
General Counsel at Sears Holdings Corporation and as a senior associate in the complex
litigation section of the international law firm of Jones Day. Anastasia
received her J.D. with honors from The University of Chicago Law School and her
B.A. with highest honors from Northwestern University.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
- Contract Review
- Grants & Research Compliance
- Insurance/Risk Management