Criminal Defense, Juvenile, DUI & DWI
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|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Big Brother of the Year||Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Lake County||2008|
|Chief, Juvenile Trial Division||Lake County Public Defender's Office||2004 - 2009|
|Assistant Public Defender||Lake County Public Defender's Office||1992 - 2004|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Lake County Bar Association, Criminal Defense Section||N/A||N/A|
|Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||N/A||N/A|
|Illinois Capital Litigation Trial Bar||N/A||N/A|
|National Association of Counsel for Children||N/A||N/A|
|People v. Juan Rivera||Guilty of murder but spared the death penalty.|
|People v. Ralph Daugherty||Acquitted of second degree murder|
|People v. Patrick McCaughn||Convicted of armed robbery|
|The Docket - A Publication of the Lake County Bar Association||A Guide to Illinois' Truth-in-Sentencing Statute||2007|
|The Docket - A Publication of the Lake County Bar Association||Expunction of Juvenile Court and Law Enforcement Records||2007|
|The Docket - A Publication of the Lake County Bar Association||Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of In re Gault||2007|
|The Docket - A Publication of the Lake County Bar Association||Goodbye, Little Rascals||2005|
|The Docket - A Publication of the Lake County Bar Association||Words and Sentences||2001|
|The Docket - A Publication of the Lake County Bar Association||Juvenile Transfer Hearings||1998|
|IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law||Law||Juris Doctor||1992|
|Northern Illinois University||Criminal Justice||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1988|
|Brown Bag Luncheon||Juveniles and the Sex Offender Registration Act||2007|
|Criminal/Juvenile Law Committee Seminar||Juvenile hodge-podge||2006|
|Juvenile Justice Reform Act||Juvenile delinquency, revisions to the law||1999|
|Violent Crimes Defense Seminar||Transfer from juvenile to criminal court||1998|
|Criminal/Juvenile Law Committee Seminar||Transfer from juvenile to criminal court||1998|
|Fire Investigators Strike Force Seminar||Fire Fighters and the 4th amendment||1996|