SIU Law Alum Patrick Sullivan to receive 'Outstanding Young Attorney' Award

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SIU Law Alumnus Patrick Sullivan to receive 'Outstanding Young Attorney' Award

October 21, 2014

Patrick SullivanSIU Law alumus Patrick R. Sullivan, Class of 2012, will receive the Outstanding Young Attorney Award from the Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (IACDL) during their Annual Dinner on November 21, 2014.

Sullivan has worked as an assistant public defender in St. Clair County since being sworn in as a member of the Illinois Bar in 2012.

According to the IACDL's website, all but three of Sullivan’s trials have resulted in not guilty verdicts. They state, "[h]e is completely dedicated to his clients and the cause of Criminal Defense. His zeal and determination exemplify the best of our profession."