Ericka Coners is an associate attorney at Stern & Associates. Ericka earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Michigan in 2015. Shortly thereafter, in 2018, Ericka graduated Cum Laude receiving her Juris Doctor from DePaul University College of Law and was admitted to the Illinois Bar.
While in law school, Ericka served as an intern at the Center for Disability of Elder Law (“CDEL”), where she strengthened her analytical skills and passion for helping litigants through the difficult times of their lives. Ericka also served as the Citations Editor for the DePaul Journal for Social Justice and was a recipient of the Schiller, DuCanto & Fleck Family Law Center Fellowship.
In addition to her academic achievements, Ericka volunteered at the Domestic Violence Legal Clinic (“DVLC”), gaining hands-on legal experience working with pro se litigants to better understand how the law can dramatically impact an individual’s well-being and lifestyle.