Updated: Aug 2, 2021
Powell Junia welcomes Partner Myriah Conaughty to the team.
Myriah is an experienced trial attorney focusing on civil litigation defense of medical professionals and healthcare institutions in both state and federal court. Myriah regularly advocates on behalf of licensed entities and professionals before state and local regulatory agencies and has extensive experience representing clients through all aspects of the civil litigation process including an exemplary record of obtaining favorable results through jury verdict. Myriah participated in the National Institute for Trial Advocacy’s program on Trial Skills and now serves as an instructor for new participants. Myriah is an integral member of the firm’s litigation team and in addition to healthcare matters, she represents manufacturers and retailers in administrative cases, appellate actions, and civil disputes. Prior to practicing law, she lived in Osaka, Japan working as an English language specialist for a multi-national corporation. With her comprehensive skill set and experience, Myriah is uniquely suited to counsel licensed professionals, restaurants, bars, and other hospitality businesses on a broad range of issues.
John Marshall Law School, J.D., Law Review Managing Editor, cum laude.
Murray State University, B.A. in International Business, summa cum laude.
Supreme Court of Illinois
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois