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E-mail: mmolloy@cktrials.com

Office: 312-466-7218


  • General Tort Litigation

  • Premises liability

  • Medical Malpractice

  • Section 1983 Litigation

  • Illinois State Bar Association

  • Chicago Bar Association

  • Southern Illinois University School of Law, JD, 2014

  • Illinois State University, BA, 2008

  • Supreme Court of the State of Illinois, 2014

  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 2015

  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Illinois, 2016

  • United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois, 2016

Margaret M. Molloy


Ms. Molloy joined Connolly Krause LLC as an associate in April of 2018. She currently concentrates her practice in the areas of constitutional torts, premises liability, and medical malpractice. She represents clients in both state and federal court in all stages of litigation, primarily defending medical professionals.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Molloy was an Assistant Attorney General with the Illinois Attorney General’s Office practicing in both Chicago and Springfield, Illinois. While there, she defended a variety of constitutional tort cases for state employees. Ms. Molloy won summary judgment in numerous cases in the Northern, Central, and Southern districts of Illinois, negotiated settlements to benefit her clients, and conducted federal jury trials to a successful verdict.

Ms. Molloy received her J.D. from Southern Illinois University School of Law in 2014 after being admitted on the Charter Class Campaign Academic Excellence Scholarship. Ms. Molloy volunteered to represent domestic violence victims and was voted Associate Justice of the moot court board. She achieved first place in national moot court competitions for both oral and written advocacy, CALI awards for Academic Excellence, and was honored with The Order of the Barristers for excellence in written and oral advocacy.

Margaret and her husband live on Chicago’s south side. She volunteers as a judge for moot court competitions and makes excellent Irish soda bread.