Madeline R. Becker
Madeline joined Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick in August of 2019 as an appellate attorney. Her practice focuses on representing disabled veterans before the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.
Madeline attended the Georgia Institute of Technology, where she graduated with a B.S. in International Affairs and Modern Languages in 2013. She then gained experience working as a file clerk at a large business litigation firm in Atlanta, Georgia, while also coaching the Georgia Tech Novice Women’s Crew Team. Madeline moved to Boston in 2014, and she earned her J.D. from Boston College Law School in 2018.
During law school, Madeline completed a judicial internship in the Boston Municipal Court and acted as an intern for a small personal injury firm in Boston, Massachusetts. Madeline participated in the pro bono spring break program in 2016, working with Greater Boston Legal Services in their housing unit. She also served as treasurer for the Sports and Entertainment Law Society.
Madeline spent a summer as a summer associate with Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick in 2017, which led to her return to CCK as an attorney after her judicial clerkship. Immediately prior to joining Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick, she served as a judicial law clerk for Justice William P. Robinson III in the Rhode Island Supreme Court.
During her free time, Madeline enjoys cooking, reading, and traveling with friends.
- State of Rhode Island
- U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims
- “Discharged Counsel Lacked Standing to Seek Attorney’s Fees Under EAJA,” Veterans Law Journal, Spring 2020