(312) 782-6070, ext. 213
Loyola University Chicago School of Law, J.D., 1999
University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana, B.S., 1996
Illinois State Bar
U.S. District Court of Northern Illinois
American Arbitration Association
Illinois State Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association
A native of Naperville, Ms. Matej attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, earning a degree in Editorial Journalism. Ms. Matej received her juris doctor from Loyola University Chicago. Since joining Taylor Miller, she has defended in excess of 50 jury trial, along with numerous cases resolved by arbitration and mediation. Ms. Matej has successfully defended individuals and insurance companies in claims involving catastrophic brain injuries and alleged wrongful death claims. In addition, to trial work, Ms. Matej has represented clients in the Illinois Appellate Court for both the First and Second Districts, has represented both buyers and sellers in real estate transactions, and assisted clients in the incorporation and maintenance of their small businesses.
Ms. Matej earned her law degree in May 1999. She was admitted to the Illinois State Bar in November 1999 and the Federal Bar for the Northern District of Illinois in July 2004. She joined Taylor Miller in 2000 as an associate and became a partner in 2014. She is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and the Chicago Bar Association. Ms. Matej practices at Taylor Miller’s offices in Chicago and Naperville.