The Center for Advocacy & Dispute Resolution

Trial Advocacy & Dispute Resolution Faculty

Center Leadership

Hugh M. Mundy
Associate Professor of Law
Director, Center for Advocacy & Dispute Resolution

Kelly Navarro
Director, Conflict Resolution Institute & Clinic
Associate Director, Center for Advocacy & Dispute Resolution


Full-Time Faculty

Lurene Contento
Assistant Professor of Law

Karen Halverson Cross
Associate Dean for Administration
Professor of Law

William K. Ford
Associate Professor of Law

Marc D. Ginsberg
Associate Professor of Law

Joanne Simboli Hodge
Clinical Professor of Law

Samuel V. Jones
Associate Dean for SCALES & Inclusive Excellence
Professor of Law

Rogelio A. Lasso
Professor of Law

Timothy P. O'Neill
Professor of Law

Mark E. Wojcik
Professor of Law


Adjunct Faculty

Robert Adelman
Partner
Levin Riback Law Group

Hon. Jorge Luis Alonso
Judge
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

Steven M. Bierig
Attorney
Steven Bierig Attorney-Arbitrator-Mediator

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

Hon. Shauna Boliker
Judge
Circuit Court of Cook County

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

Matthew Markou Brown
Associate
Baker & McKenzie LLP

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

Camille Ellen Calabrese
Assistant Public Defender
Law Office of the Cook County Public Defender

Michael Paul Cogan
Founding Partner
Cogan & Power, P.C.

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

Hon. Sharon Johnson Coleman
Judge
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

Carlos Concepcion
Partner, Collazo Concepcion & Collazo;
Adjunct Professor, Inter American University of Puerto Rico

Thomas W. Cushing
Attorney
Quinn Emanuel Urqhart & Sullivan LLP

Hon. Anna Demacopoulos
Judge
Circuit Court of Cook County

Tinos Diamantatos
Attorney
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Mark Douglass
Assistant Public Defender IV
Law Office of the Cook County Public Defender

Hon. Thomas M. Durkin
Judge
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

Sabra Ebersole
Attorney
Law Offices of Sabra Ebersole

William Xavier Elward
Assistant Attorney General
Office of the Illinois Attorney General

Howard Morse Epstein
Attorney
Howard Epstein Attorney at Law

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

Stephen Feldman
Attorney
Law Offices of Stephen J. Feldman

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

Hon. Margaret O'Mara Frossard (Ret.)
Associate Dean for Professionalism & Career Strategy
The John Marshall Law School

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

Daniel William Gillogly (Ret.)
United State's Attorney
United States Attorney's Office

Daniel R. Groth
Assistant State's Attorney; Supervisor, Maywood
Cook County State's Attorney's Office

Ruth I. Gudino
Assistant State's Attorney; Deputy Supervisor, Maywood
Cook County State's Attorney's Office

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

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

Robert Harris
Principal Attorney
Knell & O'Connor P.C.

Brian C. Haussmann
Partner
Tabet Divito & Rothstein LLC

Michele Hendrickson-Douglas
Assistant Public Defender II
Law Office of the Cook County Public Defender

Hon. Rosemary Grant Higgins (Ret.)
Judge
Circuit Court of Cook County

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

Hon. James F. Holderman (Ret.)
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

Gary P. Hollander
Partner
Strauss & Malk LLP

Keith Horton
Illinois General Counsel & Ethics Officer
Office of the State Treasurer

Kristen Elizabeth Hudson
Principal; General Counsel, Commercial Litigation
Chuhak & Tecson, P.C.

John F. Kennedy
Partner
Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP

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

John S. Lamantia
Attorney
The Board of Education of the City of Chicago

Eric Leafblad
Assistant State's Attorney; Director of Continuing Legal Education & Training
Cook County State's Attorney's Office

Sherry Lowe Johnson
Attorney
Clark-Hill PLC

Joelle Marasco
Assistant Attorney General
Office of the Illinois Attorney General

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. 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

Victoria Peters
Senior Manager, Special Investigations Department
BlueCross BlueShield of Illinois

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

Stephanie Tara Potter
Staff Attorney
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

April Preyar
Partner
Shiller Preyar Law Offices

Ashley Rafael
General Counsel
Midway Moving & Storage, Inc.

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

Keith A. Reed
Attorney
Baker & McKenzie LLP

Robert Robertson
Attorney
Robertson Duric

Miguel Ruiz
Attorney
Cogan & Power, P.C.

Paul Sabin
Attorney
The Sabin Law Group, LLC

Anthony M. Sam
Attorney
Levin & Perconti

Edward J. Samuelson
Law Clerk
Circuit Court of Cook County

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

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

Ian M. Sherman
Attorney
Dykema Gossett, PLLC

Mark Shlifka
Assistant State's Attorney
Cook County State's Attorney's Office

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

John M. Stalmack (Ret.)
Attorney
Ruberry, Stalmack and Garvey, LLC

Hon. David P. Sterba (Ret.)
Partner
Walsh, Fewkes & Sterba

Howard Lee Teplinsky
Attorney
Levin Ginsburg

Daniel Thies
Attorney
Sidley Austin LLP

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

Curtis Philip Vosti
Attorney
Curtis P. Vosti, P.C.

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

Cheryl A. Warzynski
Attorney
Cheryl A. Warzynski LLC

Rep. Emanuel "Chris" Welch
(D-7th District) Illinois House of Representatives;
Partner, Sanchez, Daniels and Hoffman, LLP

William P. Wolf
Attorney
Law Offices of William Wolf

E. Steven Yonover
Attorney
E. Steven Yonover Attorney At Law

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