Managing Partner

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Mr. Golden is the managing partner of the Chicago Office of Dudley & Lake, LLC.  Kevin worked in the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office from 1992 to 2000. He was working in the gang crime unit when he left the office and began working for a prominent personal injury firm in Chicago, Illinois. He immediately began trying medical malpractice cases and his results set him apart from his peers. In 2001, he was recognized by the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin as one of the 40 attorney under 40 to watch in Illinois. In 2004, DePaul University College of Law recognized Kevin as the School of Law’s Outstanding Young Alumnus.

In April of 2007, Kevin joined the firm of Dudley & Lake, LLC, and he has continued to obtain multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements throughout the state. In September of 2009, Matt Dudley and Kevin obtain a 25 million dollar medical malpractice verdict in Cook County. Besides prosecuting medical malpractice cases, Kevin specializes in automobile negligence cases, 1983 civil rights cases, nursing home negligence, and premise liability cases.

For the past five years Kevin has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the Illinois Super Lawyers and Leading Lawyers.


DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois

J.D. – 1992

DePaul University College, Chicago, Illinois


Honors: Captain, Varsity basketball team (1987-88)


  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, Member
  • The Society of Trial Lawyers, Member
  • American Society for Justice, Member