Practice and Industry Groups

Dana Perminas

Counsel Chicago

Ms. Perminas is Counsel in the Chicago office of Ogletree Deakins. Ms. Perminas focuses her practice on employment law counseling and litigation, focusing heavily on defense of clients facing charges from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and other State administrative agencies. Ms. Perminas is an experienced litigator with significant trial experience in both Federal and State court. She has argued first chair and drafted numerous successful winning appellate briefs before the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals.

Ms. Perminas is also experienced in regular client counseling on day to day employment issues including hiring, termination, disciplinary action, wage and hour issues, workers' compensation and employee benefits. Her counseling practice has also included drafting, revising and reviewing employee handbooks, policies and miscellaneous employment agreements.

Professional Activities and Speeches

Professional Activities:

  • Chicago Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • SHRM