2018 Top 40 Young Lawyers Honoree

Danielle N. Twait

Mandell Menkes LLC

Chicago, IL
Danielle N. Twait


Danielle N. Twait is an associate at the Chicago litigation boutique Mandell Menkes LLC.  She defends clients in complex litigation matters pending in state and federal courts including defamation, invasion of privacy, commercial contractual disputes, class actions, intellectual property disputes and consumer fraud claims. She also has experience defending employers in connection with alleged Title VII violations and litigating disputes arising from employment-related agreements including restrictive covenants, non-disclosure and confidentiality agreements.

She is a member of the trial bar for the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois and has trial experience in both federal and state courts. Danielle serves on the board of the Coalition of Women’s Initiatives in Law and has been selected as a member of the Executive Committee and Treasurer of the Coalition for 2018.  She is also actively involved with Girls on the Run Chicago.