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Thomas Leggans

Adjunct Professor of Law


Courses Taught:

537 - Trial Advocacy Lab


Tom Leggans attended law school at Southern Illiniois University where he was an editor of the Law Journal.  He aso was a member of the International Moot Court team and won the regional, national, and international awards for Best Brief.

Leggans earned his J.D. summa cum laude in 1989 and clerked for United States District Court Judge James L. Foreman.  After his clerkship, Leggans joined the United States Department of Justice where he has been a trial attorney in its Criminal Division since 1991.



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