Kristen E. Hudson

Title/s:  Principal and General Counsel, Chuhak & Tecson, P.C.

Phone: 312.855.4315



Practicing in complex commercial litigation and insurance coverage, Kristen Hudson successfully handles cases in courtrooms across the nation and recovers millions of dollars of insurance proceeds for commercial policyholder clients. She practices in a variety of substantive legal areas, including contract disputes, business torts, fraud and the protection of trade secrets and intellectual property rights. She has extensive experience in state and federal trial courts and appellate courts across the United States, and has handled disputes in a variety of arbitral forums. Kristen was honored with the CBA Alliance for Women 2016 Alta May Hulett Award. The award acknowledges one outstanding woman lawyer who has significantly contributed to the advancement of women in the legal profession or other areas, and whose career exemplifies the highest level of professional achievement, ethics and excellence. She was also named one of Chicago Daily Law Bulletin’s "40 Illinois Attorneys Under 40 to Watch."


BA, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, French Education, with honors, 1997
JD, The John Marshall Law School, magna cum laude, 2003

Program Areas

Legal Writing