Kipp B. Cornell

Kipp B. Cornell

PartnerChicago Office

Kipp B. Cornell is a partner at Cunningham, Meyer & Vedrine where he focuses on civil litigation with an emphasis on medical malpractice matters.

He regularly defends doctors, hospitals, and multi-specialty clinics in their high-exposure cases. Over the course of his career he has successfully tried a variety of complex matters, from birth injury cases to orthopedic claims. He has successfully litigated cases in state and federal court as well as in the Illinois Appellate Court.

Kipp began his legal career as a staff attorney at the Illinois Supreme Court, where he conducted research and wrote briefs on cases the court was considering. While in law school he served as a law clerk for the U.S. House of Representatives, Judiciary Committee, Constitution Subcommittee.


  • American University Law School, J.D., 2003, magna cum laude
  • Marquette University, B.A., 2000, cum laude


  • State of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois