Monifa Gray

Monifa Gray

Senior Associate
Telephone: 313.871.5500 x 118
Facsimile: 313.871.0517

Monifa Gray has recently rejoined the firm and has extensive experience defending municipalities in civil rights, municipal law, and police misconduct litigation cases from filing to resolution, including trial and settlement.

Monifa has also regularly appeared in federal and state courts, prepared written, factual and expert discovery, and conducted numerous depositions of parties, witnesses and experts. She excels at writing and researching legal memoranda, motions and other pleadings, including motions to dismiss and motions for summary judgment.

She has co-counseled on several trials, and has prepared opening statements, examined witnesses, argued evidentiary motions, and prepared settlement documents.





  • University of Michigan, B.A.
  • Vanderbilt University Law School, J.D.



  • State of Michigan
  • State of Illinois
  • United States District Court, Eastern District
  • Northern District of Illinois
  • United State District Court Trial Bar for Northern District of Illinois
  • Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals