The Center for Tax Law & Employee Benefits

Graduate Employee Benefits Programs Faculty

Center Leadership

Kathryn J. Kennedy
Professor of Law
Director, Center for Tax Law & Employee Benefits


Adjunct Faculty

Jason Anderson
Senior Counsel
Grant Thornton LLP

Jeffrey Arnold
Benefits Counsel
General Electric

Daniel J. Ashley
Senior Compliance & Benefits Analyst
Chicago Public Schools, Employee Benefits

Teresa Blomquist
Attorney
Unite Here Health

Carrie Byrnes
Partner
Michael Best & Friedrich LLP

Frank Cummings
Attorney at Law

Susan Daley
Partner
Perkins Coie LLP

William T. Daniels
Of Counsel
Laner Muchin, Ltd

Mark D. DeBofsky
Partner
DeBofsky, Sherman & Casciari, LLC

Lynda Friede
Benefits Counsel
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

Linda Lamel Hoseman
Partner
Winston & Strawn

Julie Jagla
Area Senior Vice President
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.

Jennifer Konetzki-Chin
Attorney at Law

Howard B. Lapin
Vice President/Regional Compliance Manager
The Segal Company

Anthony J. Madonia
Partner
Anthony J. Madonia & Associates

Margaret McGrath
Vice President/Senior Counsel
HSBC North America

James Nelson
Shareholder
Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Anne Prenner Schmidt
Associate
Schiller DuCanto & Fleck LLP

James Sillery
Principal/Executive Leader
Conduent, Inc.

Aimee Soodan
Partner
Baker & McKenzie LLP

Robert J. Toth, Jr.
Principal
Law Offices of Robert J. Toth, Jr.

Melissa A. Travis
Employee Benefits Attorney
Mercer

Jennifer Walton-Faifer
Principal
Mercer

David Weiner
Senior Attorney
IRS, Office of Chief Counsel

Brian K. Wydajewski
Partner
Baker & McKenzie

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