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  1. Employment: 25%
    5 years
  2. Civil Rights: 20%
  3. Commercial Real Estate: 20%
    5 years
  4. Constitutional: 10%
  5. Other: 25%
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416 Main Street, 6th Floor
Peoria, IL, 61602-3126


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law198708/10/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Association namePosition nameDuration
Illinois State Bar Association, Federal Civil Practice SectionCo-Editor of Newsletter2011 - Present
Federal Bar AssociationCivil Rights Law Section2011 - Present
Peoria County Bar Association, Local CLE CommitteeMember2008 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
All Star Advertising Agency, Inc. v. Reliance Ins. Co., 898 So.2d 369 (La. 2005)Judgment for client
Bauer v. Dyer, 782 So.2d 1133 (La. Ct. App. 5th Cir. 2001), writ denied, 793 So.2d 162 (La. 2001)Judgment for client
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Publication nameTitleDate
The Federal LawyerWhich Rule of Statutory Interpretation Applies to the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act?2011
Illinois State Bar Association Federal Civil Practice NewsletterA reader on service of process under FRCP 42011
Illinois State Bar Association Federal Civil Practice NewsletterWhy you might use stick pins when thinking about statutory coverage2010
Illinois State Bar Association Labor & Employment NewsletterParley - Settlement or Something Else?2010
Illinois State Bar Association Federal Civil Practice NewsletterBefore you rush to file a petition for writ of certiorari, you'd better think about a stay2010
Peoria Area Association of Realtors (PAAR) ENewsletterThe Unauthorized Practice of Law - Can It Impact My Business?2010
Louisiana State Bar Association JournalThe Conflict Between State Law Doctrines Limiting the Liability of State and Local Governmental Entities and Federal Law on Standing2005
Illinois Bar JournalInsurance Coverage for Environmental Liabilities1989
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Case Western Reserve University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
Indiana UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1983
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
TeleseminarSocial Networking in the Workplace: Policies, Monitoring and Discipline Issues2011
Labor and Employment CLE ConferenceGINA - We Hardly Know You Yet: The Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 and Its Impact on Other Federal Laws and Illinois Law2011
teleconferenceWeight Loss At The Workplace - Legal Issues For Employers Seeking to Reduce Healthcare Costs2010
Social MediaSocial Media Policy for Business2010
Practical and Legal Issues of Employee Wellness Programs in IllinoisLegal Implications2008
Personal Injury Practice UpdateProfessional Responsibility Update2008
Employee Discipline and Discharge: How to Avoid Employment Litigation in IllinoisReducing the Risk of Litigation, Racial and Sexual Harassment Investigations, and Pre-Termination and Post-Termination Issues2008
Personal Injury Practice UpdateAvoiding Legal Malpractice In Personal Injury Litigation2007
DamagesEvaluation of Business Losses2007
Claims Against Governmental Agencies/Tort ImmunityDefense Perspective On Claims Against Municipalities2006