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Marc D. Ginsberg

Marc D. Ginsberg

Assistant Professor
The John Marshall Law School
315 South Plymouth Court
Chicago, Illinois 60604
Phone: 312.427.2737
Email: 9ginsberg@jmls.edu

BA, University of Illinois, Chicago
MA, Indiana University
JD, The John Marshall Law School
LLM, DePaul University College of Law

Scholarship | Full-Text Publications | Presentations

Marc Ginsberg joined the full-time faculty after a career as a trial and appellate litigator (Rooks Pitts, Dykema Gossett), primarily representing physicians. A JMLS graduate and valedictorian of his class, he was the Lead Articles Editor of the Law Review (then known as the John Marshall Journal of Practice And Procedure).

He teaches Evidence, Civil Procedure II and Medical Negligence. His scholarship focuses on evidence and medico-legal jurisprudence.

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Scholarship

The Confrontation Clause and Forensic Autopsy Reports — A "Testimonial," 74 LA. L. Rev. 117 (2013)

The Locality Rule Lives! Why? Using Modern Medicine to Eradicate an "Unhealthy" Law, 61 Drake L. Rev. 321 (2013)

The "Persistent" Locality Rule, AAOS Now (March 2013)

Good Medicine/Bad Medicine and the Law of Evidence: Is There a Role for Proof of Character, Propensity, or Prior Bad Conduct in Medical Negligence Litigation?, 63 S. Car. L. Rev. 367 (2011).

Survey of Illinois Law: At Long Last, a Long Look at Respondents in Discovery, 35 S.Ill.U. L. J. 703 (2011)

Informed Consent: No Longer Just What the Doctor Ordered? The "Contributions" of Medical Associations and Courts to a More Patient Friendly Doctrine, 15 Mich. St. U. J. Med. & L. 17 (2010)

How Much Anguish Is Enough? Baby Switching and Negligent Infliction of Emotional Distress, 13 (3) DeP. Jour. Health Care Law 225 (2010)

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Presentations

Speaker: Scholars & Students Series, Louis L. Biro Law Library, "Revisiting, Re-Exploring & Re-Informing the Law of Informed Consent," The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (March 2014)

Speaker: "Becoming a Lawyer," Josephinum Academy, Chicago, IL (December 2013) (with Arthur Acevedo and Patricia Mendoza)

Speaker: The John Marshall Law School Faculty Works in Progress Series, "The Confrontation Clause and Forensic Autopsy Reports—A 'Testimonial'," The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (November 2013)

Speaker: Confrontation Clause & Forensic Autopsy Reports, "Indigent Defense: Three Days in a Nutshell VII," Office of the Cook County Public Defender, Oak Brook, Illinois (August 28, 2013)

Speaker: The John Marshall Law School Pre-Law Summer Institute, "The Law of Evidence," The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (July 2013)

Speaker: "Respondents in Discovery," Hepler Broom, LLC, Chicago, Illinois (June 5, 2013)

Panelist: National Undergraduate Diversity Mock Trial Competition, The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (April 2013)

Speaker: The John Marshall Law School Faculty Works in Progress Series, "Touching the Legal Bases—How a Baseball Superstar Informs the Law," The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (April 2013)

Speaker: Criminal Law Committee, "Domestic Violence Hearsay Evidence," Chicago Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, Chicago, Illinois (February 8, 2013)

Moderator: Judicial Clerkship Committee and Career Services Office, "In Search of a Judicial Clerkship," (February 2013)

Speaker: Scholars & Students Series, Louis L. Biro Law Library, The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (February 2013)

Speaker: Office of Diversity Affairs, "Overview of Law School," Rich Central High School (January 2013)

Speaker: 2012 Fall Meeting, Iowa Radiological Society, "Why Do Radiologists Get Sued? Communication Issues and Do The ACR Guidelines Represent the State of Care?" The Iowa Radiological Society & University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Coralville, Iowa (November 3, 2012)

Speaker: The John Marshall Law School Pre-Law Summer Institute, "The Law of Evidence," The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (July 2012)

Speaker: The John Marshall Law School Faculty Works in Progress Series, "The Locality Rule Lives! Why?," The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (April 2012)

Speaker: "Medical-Legal Issues in Radiology," Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL (January 2012)

Speaker: 97th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, "Malpractice Issues in Radiology: Should Radiologists Disclose All Radiologic Errors — Minor as Well as Major — To Every Patient?" Radiological Society of North America (November 2011)

Speaker: John Marshall Faculty Works-In-Progress Series, "Bad Medicine/Good Medicine & the Law of Evidence: Is There a Role For Propensity/Character Proof in Medical Negligence Cases?" The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (April, 2011)

Speaker: "Illinois Rules of Evidence," CBA Civil Practice Committee (April 12, 2011)

Speaker: "Medical-Legal Issues in Radiology," Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL (January 2011)

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