Carol Casey is a supervisor in the juvenile division of the Cook County Public Guardian, and a former public defender. She represents children in class actions and individually. An adjunct professor at Loyola Law and a frequent trainer, Carol received a service award from the Chicago Bar Foundation in 2013.
Elizabeth Cibula is the Midwest Director of Training & Development at Sidley Austin. She was a corporate associate at Katten Muchin, and the firm's director of knowledge management, attorney recruiting and development.
Edward Clinton, Jr., a principal in The Clinton Law Firm, focuses on business litigation, legal malpractice, and the formation of business entities. He was a Seventh Circuit Judicial Clerk and a large firm litigator before practicing law with his father in their own firm.
Lee Farbman of Deutsch, Levy & Engel is a litigator in commercial cases, defamation and privacy matters, and appeals, and a certified arbitrator. Lee is a former radio station writer/producer/editor/ and anchor, including for Northeast Public Radio in New York.
Susan Ellis is the Consumer Fraud Bureau Chief in the Office of the Illinois Attorney General. She drafts legislation on emerging consumer issues and litigates consumer protection cases. Formerly an associate at Mayer Brown, she was on a team representing United Airlines in September 11 litigation.
Kathy Morris (Moderator) is a longtime career counselor for lawyers and a professional development specialist. She founded Under Advisement, Ltd. In 1988 and is the creator of the Legal Profession PREP Class project.
Lauren Solomon is a criminal defense attorney in private practice on the North Shore, with experience on the trial and appellate levels. A former federal defender here and in California, she has worked on the cases of high profile defendants such the Unabomber.
Lawrence Stein is the leader of the Litigation Practice Group at Huck Bouma in Wheaton, representing business interests in commercial disputes and individuals in contested will, estate and trust matters. Larry previously served as a president of the Glen Ellyn Public Library Board of Trustees.