Alumni | School of Law | SIU

Southern Illinois University

Alumni | School of Law | SIU



Alumni | School of Law | SIU


Since the first class graduated in 1976, the number of SIU School of Law graduates has grown to more than 4,000. Our powerful alumni network is a great tool that assists current students as well as graduates in a variety of ways, including externships and employment opportunities in both the public and private sectors. Alumni practice law in 49 of the 50 states and internationally in more than 10 countries, and more than 90 hold or have held federal and state judgeships.

Alumni in the News

Nancy Rosenstengel confirmed by Senate as federal judge for Southern District of Illinois

Courtney M. Keller '06 named Shareholder in the Orlando office of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP.

Jordan Matthis '13 named Assistant State's Attorney for Cook County, Illinois

Delio A. Calzolari '07 named Associate Director of the Paul Simon Public Institute 

David Atchison ’76 named to the Board of Trustees, elected Vice Chair of the new health system created by the merger of Edward Hospital & Health Services

Steven C.Langhoff '97 joins Decatur law firm as a partner

Dennis Orsey ’79 will receive the 2013 Board of Governors Award from the Illinois State Bar Association

Stephen Friedel ’96, former Fayette County State’s Attorney, has joined the law firm of Tapella & Eberspacher LLC

Phoebe S. Bowers ’03, named partner at Fuller & Quigg

Laura Beasley ’01, elected to the board of directors of the Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel

Rochelle S. Knapp ’11, sworn in as Justice of the Peace - Sussex County, Delaware

Robert Bonjean III ’97 has been named Morgan County state’s attorney

See Class Notes for more alumni updates.