A Firm You Can Rely On In Complex Cases

Caroline Jamieson Golden

  • Of Counsel

Practice Areas:

  • Municipal Defense
  • Civil Rights Defense
  • Government Representation
  • Employment Discrimination Defense
  • Employee Internal Investigation


Before joining The Sotos Law Firm, Carrie was a partner at Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg where she worked in the commercial litigation department for seven years. She also brings with her valuable experience from internships at the United States Attorney's Office, Northern District of Illinois and for the Honorable Ann C. Williams, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois. Carrie graduated from DePaul College of Law in Chicago, Illinois in 1992. While in law school, Carrie earned the prestigious position of DePaul Law Review Editor. Carrie's academic excellence in law school earned her membership in the Order of the Coif. She also received American Jurisprudence awards in Procedure and Evidence. Carrie graduated with honors from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Illinois in 1988 with a bachelor's degree in Finance.



  • DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 1992
    • Honors: With Honors
  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
    • B.A. - 1988
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: Finance

Bar Admission

  • Illinois, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois

Published Works

  • Comment, Protecting Proprietary Information in Illinois: A Response to the Illinois Trade Secrets Act from a Drafting Perspective, 41 DePaul L.R. 885, 1992

Past Positions

  • Neal, Gerger & Eisenberg LLP, Chicago, Illinois, Litigation Partner
  • Querrey & Harrow, Litigation Associate

Professional Associations

  • Illinois State Bar Association