The Center for Advocacy & Dispute Resolution

Trial Advocacy & Dispute Resolution Faculty

Adjunct Faculty

Robert Adelman
Partner
Levin Riback Law Group

Sophia Atcherson
Assistant Public Defender
Law Office of the Cook County Public Defender

William L. Barr Jr.
Attorney
Law Offices of William L. Barr Jr.

Shauna Boliker
First Assistant State’s Attorney
Cook County State's Attorney's Office

Susan Bogart
Attorney
Law Office of Susan Bogart

Christa Bowden
Assistant State’s Attorney
Cook County State's Attorney's Office

Marc Boxerman
Senior Counsel
Social Security Administration

Carl R. Buck
Attorney
Rathbun, Cservenyak & Kozol, LLC

Joseph M. Cataldo
Associate Judge
Circuit Court of Cook County

Ethan M.M. Cohen
Trial Attorney
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Dr. Bryan Clark
Head of School
University of Strathclyde School of Law (Scotland)

Hon. John Darrah
Judge
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

Christine Dekker
Attorney
McDonald's Corporation

Hon. Anna H. Demacopoulos
Judge, Sixth Municipal District
Circuit Court of Cook County

Tinos Diamantatos
Attorney
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Mark A. Ertler
Supervisor, Forensic Science Unit
Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office

Stephen Feldman
Attorney
Law Offices of Stephen J. Feldman

Lester Finkle
Chief, Legal Resources Division
Law Office of the Cook County Public Defender

Hon. Lawrence E. Flood
Judge, Criminal Division
Circuit Court of Cook County

Hon. Margaret O'Mara Frossard (Ret.)
Director, Professionalism and Engagement
The John Marshall Law School

Veryl Gambino
Assistant State's Attorney
Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office

Hon. Gilbert J. Grossi (Ret.)
Associate Judge
Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office

Hon. Deborah Gubin
Judge, First Municipal District
Circuit Court of Cook County

Hon. William Haddad (Ret.)
Judge, Law Division (Jury Section)
Circuit Court of Cook County

Douglas P. Harvath
Assistant State's Attorney
Cook County State's Attorney's Office

Hon. Rosemary Grant Higgins
Judge, Criminal Division
Circuit Court of Cook County

Hon. Arthur Hill
Judge, Criminal Division
Circuit Court of Cook County

Hon. James F. Holderman
Chief Judge
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

Paula H. Holderman
Chief Attorney Development Officer
Winston & Strawn LLP

Gary P. Hollander
Partner
Strauss & Malk LLP

Debra W. Horberg
Attorney
Horberg Collaborative Law & Mediation Group

Scott M. Horwitz
Attorney
TrialGraphix

Kevin Hull
Principal
Hull Partners Ltd.

Charlie Irvine
Visiting Lecturer
University of Strathclyde School of Law (Scotland)

Iain Johnston
U.S. Magistrate

John F. Kennedy
Partner
Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP

Hon. Charles P. Kocoras
Judge
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

John J. Lag
Attorney
Law Offices of John J. Lag

Eric Leafblad
Assistant State's Attorney, Gang Crimes Unit
Cook County State's Attorney's Office

Hon. Joan Humphrey Lefkow
Judge
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

Roger K. MacDougall
President/CEO
ADR International, LLC

John G. Maher
Assistant State's Attorney
Cook County State's Attorney's Office

Marron Mahoney
Attorney
Law Office of Marron Mahoney

Kenneth A. Malatesta
Ethics Officer
City Colleges of Chicago

Trish McGill
Deputy General Counsel
Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs

Evan J. McGinley
Assistant Attorney General, Environmental Bureau
Illinois Attorney General's Office

Hon. Raymond J. McKoski (Ret.)
Judge, Civil Law Division
Circuit Court of Lake County

Hon. Clare McWilliams
Judge, Law Division (Jury Section)
Circuit Court of Cook County

Sheri Mecklenberg
Assistant U.S. Attorney
U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Illinois

Peter D. Michling
Attorney
Michling Hofmann Vinton Plaza & Wick PC

Christopher Mickus
Attorney
Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP

Hon. Michael M. Mihm
Judge
U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois

Anne Chestney Mudd
Attorney
Law Offices of Anne Chestney Mudd

Kelly Navarro
Associate Director, Center for Advocacy & Dispute Resolution
The John Marshall Law School

Catherine A.T. Nelson
Attorney
Law Offices of Catherine A.T. Nelson

Kristi Nelson
Attorney
Chen Nelson Roberts Ltd.

Hon. Charles R. Norgle
Judge
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

Andrew P. O'Brien
Senior Attorney, Market Abuse Unit, Division of Enforcement
U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission

Hon. Patrick W. O'Brien
Judge
Circuit Court of Cook County

Sean M. O'Brien
Associate Attorney
Illinois Commerce Commission

Trevor Justin Orsinger
Staff Attorney
Fermi Research Alliance, LLC

Angelique Palmer
Staff Attorney, Office of General Counsel
Illinois Commerce Commission

Tom Papadopoulos
Partner
Neal, Gerber, Eisenberg

Donald J. Pechous
Assistant State's Attorney
Deputy Chief, Civil Actions Bureau

Cook County State's Attorney's Office

Victoria Peters (Ret.)
Assistant U.S. Attorney
U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Illinois

Hon. Angela M. Petrone
Associate Judge
Circuit Court of Cook County

Hon. Paul E. Plunkett
Judge
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

Ashley Rafael
General Counsel
Midway Moving & Storage, Inc.

Hon. Erica L. Reddick
Judge, Criminal Division
Circuit Court of Cook County

Amy Rettberg
Attorney
Littler Mendelson PC

Edward Robles
Attorney
Sanchez, Daniels & Hoffman, LLP

Roxanne L. Rochester
Staff Attorney, Law Motions Division
Circuit Court of Cook County

Keara K. Roethke
Attorney
Greiman, Rome & Griesmeyer LLC

Steven J. Rosenblum
Assistant State's Attorney
Cook County State's Attorney's Office

Paul Sabin
Attorney
The Sabin Law Group, LLC

Edward J. Samuelson
Law Clerk, Judges John P. Kirby & Ronald S. Davis
Circuit Court of Cook County

Catherine D. Sanders
Attorney
Law Offices of Catherine D. Sanders

John H. Scheid, Jr.
Attorney
Murphy & Hourihane LLC

Mark A. Shlifka
Executive Assistant State’s Attorney
Cook County State's Attorney's Office

Mark Solock
Director, Countywide Operations
Law Office of the Cook County Public Defender

Richard M. Stanton
Attorney/Mediator

Hon. David P. Sterba (Ret.)
Appellate Judge, First District (Fourth Division)
Illinois Appellate Court

Anastasia Svigos
Attorney/Mediator/Arbitrator

Daniel Thies
Attorney
Sidley Austin LLP

Anthony J. Thomas
Assistant Public Defender
Law Office of the Cook County Public Defender

Tiffany J. Tracy (McCormick)
Assistant U.S. Attorney
U.S. Attorney's Office

Andreana Turano
Assistant State's Attorney
Circuit Court of Cook County

Kim Ward
Assistant State's Attorney
Cook County State's Attorney's Office

John F. Winters, Jr.
Attorney
Winters Enright Salzetta & O'Brien, LLC

Derek S. Witte
Attorney
Talcott Franklin, PC