Ashley Cross

P: 312.642.6447

Ashley Cross is an associate in the firm’s Business Department with a focus on the Startup and Venture Capital Practice Group.  

Ashley comes to McDonald Hopkins with a background in government, having served as a legal fellow for U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (IL). She focused on solutions to voting rights issues, judicial nomination and confirmation processes and tracking district and circuit court nominees.

Ashley also served as an in-house legal intern for Navistar Inc. She drafted service contracts with international affiliates, analyzed corporate governance issues and drafted briefs on company policies in accordance with federal and state regulations.

Ashley earned her law degree from Boston College Law School where she served on the Board of Student Advisors. She completed a B.A. in political science from Carthage College, graduating magna cum laude.