1989, Colorado and U.S. District Court, District of Colorado; 1990, Illinois and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois including Trial Bar
University of Denver, J.D., 1989
Law School Graduation Year
University of Colorado, M.S., 1986
Chicago (Member, Judicial Evaluation Committee, 1997—, Vice Chair, 2003—) and American Bar Associations; Illinois Trial Lawyers Association; Chicago Bar Foundation (Member, Grant Committee); Chicago Inn of Court.
Recipient: American Jurisprudence Award-Evidence; American Legion Expert Litigator Award, 1999; 40 Illinois Attorneys Under 40 to Watch, Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, 2001. Cook County State's Attorney's Office, Bureau of Special Prosecutions, 1990-1998. Instructor: Trial Advocacy, National College of District Attorneys; Advanced Trial Advocacy, National Advocacy Center, 1998; Chicago Bar Association, Federal Trial Bar, Trial Advocacy, 2000. Faculty, University of Virginia Law School, Institute of Trial Advocacy, 2002-2003. Lecturer: Jury Selection, Maximizing Damages seminar, Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education; Federal Rules of Evidence Seminar Chicago, American Bar Association and American Law Institute 2000 Amendments; Third Party Liability for the Criminal Assaults of Others, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, September 2001; Malpractice Issues Involving Gynecological Radiology, The Radiological Society of North America's Annual Meeting, Chicago, November 2001; You're Sued for Malpractice! Should you Defend or Settle? Illinois Radiological Society, Chicago, May 2002.