The John Marshall Law School
315 South Plymouth Court
Chicago, Illinois 60604
Phone: 312.427.2737 ext. 868
Office: Room 511
Office Hours: Mon. & Thurs. 9-10:15 a.m.; Weds. 2-4 p.m.; and by appointment
BA, Knox College
JD, IIT/Chicago-Kent College of Law
Clifford Scott-Rudnick has been a lawyer in Illinois for more than 35 years. He is a member of the Chicago, Du Page, Illinois, and American Bar Associations, and is the director and past president of the Land Trust Council of Illinois. He serves as president of the South Suburban Estate Planning Council and is a member of the Association of Continuing Legal Education. He is Chair of the Land Trust Committee, a subcommittee of the Real Estate, Trust and Estate Section of the American Bar Association and a member of the Center for Professional Responsibility Section of the ABA. Prior careers include union organizing, labor law and workers compensation practice, and bank trust officer.
Professor Scott-Rudnick has lectured at seminars for many bar groups and community forums, including the National Alzheimer's Association, the American Bankers Association/American Institute of Banking, and the Florida State Bar Association Real Estate Section. Other volunteer activities include vice president and director for the North Side Community Federal Credit Union, Junior Achievement volunteer instructor, director serving on the Temple Sholom of Chicago board, and former member of the Fiduciary Advisory Board for the Illinois Commission of Banks, Trusts, and Real Estate.
Professor Scott-Rudnick was an adjunct professor at The John Marshall Law School for more than 20 years before his appointment as a visiting professor. He was a visiting professor during 2007-2009. He has taught courses in Professional Responsibility, Small Law Practice Management, Trusts and Estates, and Legal Writing. He also taught Legal Research and Writing at the China State Intellectual Property Office Training Center in Beijing during the summer of 2009. He helps coordinate and speaks at continuing legal education programs at John Marshall and in Florida and other venues throughout Illinois.