Colleen Jordan Orscheln



Phone Number: 312-750-1215, ext. 3036


Colleen Jordan Orscheln is an associate with Matushek Nilles LLC. She concentrates her practice on product liability, toxic torts, and occupational injury claims. Much of her practice involves asbestos litigation.

Legal Experience: Ms. Orscheln previously served as a Judicial Extern for the Honorable Margaret Ann Brennan in the Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois.  Colleen Orscheln specializes in dispositive motions on behalf of our clients, including complex motions for summary judgment, and motions to dismiss for lack of personal jurisdiction and forum non conveniens.

Professional Associations: Ms. Orscheln is a member of the Chicago Bar Association.

Education: Colleen Jordan Orscheln earned her Juris Doctor from The John Marshall Law School, where she was Candidacy Editor for The John Marshall Review of Intellectual Property Law.  She received her B.A. in Communication from St. Louis University in 2009.

Publication:  Bad News Birkins: Counterfeit in Luxury Brands, 14 J. MARSHALL REV. INTELL. PROP. L. 249 (2015).

Admitted to Practice: Ms. Orscheln is admitted to practice before the Illinois Supreme Court.