Celeste is an associate attorney with Esbrook P.C., where her practice focuses on commercial litigation and business disputes in state and federal court. Before joining Esbrook, Celeste began her career as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Justice Kathryn E. Zenoff of the Illinois Appellate Court, Second District. Immediately prior to joining the firm, Celeste practiced with a litigation boutique in Chicago where she worked on matters involving securities, business torts, federal fraud, white-collar defense and investigation, and post-judgment recovery proceedings.
During law school, Celeste clerked for the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office, Criminal Appeals Division, as well as clerked for a medical malpractice and personal injury boutique law firm in Chicago. Celeste graduated from Loyola University School of Law in 2020 where she was on the Dean’s List.
Celeste graduated cum laude from George Washington University in 2017 where she received a degree in political science. During college, Celeste interned for Senator Joe Donnelley of Indiana and clerked for a civil litigation firm in Washington, D.C.