Hailey A. Varner, Associate


Hailey Varner practices in the firm's Restructuring, Bankruptcy & Creditor's Rights Group. She assists a variety of financial institutions and other creditors in general banking matters including loan restructuring and workouts, foreclosures, and receiverships.

In 2017, Hailey was a summer associate at Quarles & Brady. Prior to joining the firm, she served as an extern for the Honorable Michael M. Mihm in the United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois, and as a law clerk at the Champaign County State's Attorney's Office.

Legal Services

Education and Honors

  • University of Illinois College of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2018)
    • University of Illinois Law Review, Articles Editor
    • CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Trial Advocacy and Criminal Sentencing
    • Pro Bono Notation
  • Loras College (B.A., magna cum laude, 2015)
    • Majors: Spanish and Criminal Justice
    • Minor: Psychology
    • Loras College Women's Basketball

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois

Professional and Civic Activities

  • Chicago Bar Association, Member

Professional Recognition

  • Illinois Super Lawyers® Rising Stars, Creditor Debtor Rights, 2021


  • Spanish