Joliet Office

54 North Ottawa St.
Ste 360
Joliet, IL 60432

Tel: 312.277.3000
Fax: 312.277.3008
Springfield Office

One West Old State Capitol Plaza
Suite 801
Springfield, IL 62701

Tel: 217.801.9733
Fax: 312.277.3008
Chicago Office

901 W. Jackson Blvd.
Suite 301
Chicago, IL 60607

Tel: 312.277.3000
Fax: 312.277.3008

Arisa Taguchi

Arisa Taguchi


Arisa Taguchi joined Knell O’Connor & Danielewicz as an Associate in 2016. She is an experienced trial attorney and concentrates her practice on civil litigation in premises liability, construction litigation, product liability and complex injury cases as well as workers compensation defense.

Arisa has been selected to the 2019 Illinois Rising Stars list. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

She received her law degree from The John Marshall Law School in May of 2014. During law school, she received the CALI Award for the highest grade in Conflicts of Law and served as a Staff Editor of The John Marshall Law School Review of Intellectual Property Law. Additionally, she was the Vice President of the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association and worked for The John Marshall Law School Human Rights Pro Bono Clinic. While in law school, she clerked for insurance defense firms and participated in a summer clerkship with the City of Chicago, Department of Law.


Admitted to bar

2014, Illinois and U.S. District Court
2018, Northern District of Illinois


University of Michigan-Ann Arbor (B.A. 2011)
The John Marshall Law School (J.D. 2014)


American Bar Association

Practice Areas

Lien Subrogation
Workers’ Compensation Defense
Third-party defense of employers
Civil liability defense
Insurance coverage defense

Presentations & Publications

2019 Rising Star, from Super Lawyers