Terese Drew is the Partner-in-Charge of the firm’s St. Louis office. She was the Co-Leader of Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP’s Personal Injury and Property Damage Practice Group. Ms. Drew is a past co-leader of the firm’s Defense Litigation Department and a past member of the firm's Executive Committee.
Ms. Drew concentrates her trial practice in the defense of commercial general liability claims, including medical negligence claims, products liability, premises liability, transportation, employment matters, including age, sex and race/origin discrimination cases, claims involving enforcement of ADA and Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA).
Her assignments routinely include the representation of manufacturers in products liability claims, commercial transportation companies, municipalities, amusement/leisure industry manufacturers and retailers, as well as professional liability insurers. Her medical negligence matters have an emphasis on emergency physicians.
In January 2009, Ms. Drew was voted a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates and served as the President of the Missouri/Southern Illinois Chapter from 2014 – 2015. She was the first woman President in the Chapter's history.