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Past Alumni in the News

Jeffrey Farris

Class of '89

Jeffrey Farris, Class of 1989, Appointed Circuit Judge

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Andrew Roszak

Class of '08

Congratulations to Andrew Roszak, SIU Law '08, who will receive a 2015 “Pillars of Public Health Award” from the City of El Paso Department of Public Health. 

Roszak is Senior Director for Environmental Health, Pandemic Preparedness, and Catastrophic Response at the National Association of County & City Health Officials (NACCHO).

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James (Randy) Moore

Class of '77

James R. Moore was assigned to the Fifth District Appellate Court, effective January 2, 2015, filling the vacancy created by the retirement of Appellate Justice Stephen L. Spomer on November 30, 2014. 

Read the Illinois Supreme Court's full press release here.

Nancy Rosenstengel

Class of '93

Nancy Rosenstengel was sworn in as United States District Judge for the Southern District of Illinois. She is the first female to serve as an Article III federal judge in the Southern District of Illinos.

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Ken Deihl

Class of '82

Ken Deihl

Ken Deihl was named Chief Judge for Illinois' Seventh Judicial Circuit

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Randy Cox

Class of '91

Randy Cox

Randy Cox was installed as President of the Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys.

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Beth Boggs

Class of '91

Beth Boggs received the President's Award at the annual Women Lawyers’ Association of Greater St. Louis Officer Installation & President's Award Dinner. Read more here.

Patrick Sullivan

Class of '12

Patrick R. Sullivan received the Outstanding Young Attorney Award from the Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (IACDL) during their Annual Dinner on November 21, 2014. Read more here.

John Ryan

Class of '76

John Ryan

John Ryan was featured in Leading Lawyers magazine.

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David A. Zipp

Class of '10

David A. Zipp was named a “Top 100 Trial Lawyer” by the National Trial Lawyers. Read more here

Joy Hayes

Class of '06

Joy Hayes has recently been promoted to H. D. Smith corporate counsel, general business. Read press release here

Pamela Gamble

Class of '04

Pamela Gamble has joined HeplerBroom LLC in the Chicago office as an associate attorney. She focuses her practice on complex business litigation matters including toxic tort, personal injury, product liability, and commercial litigation.

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Delio A. Calzolari

Class of '07

Delio Calzolari, Associate Director of the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at SIU, was quoted in the September 26, 2014 issue of the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin. Delio discussed the Institute’s work with polling on topics including politics, public safety, Second Amendment rights, recreational drug use and political term limits. SIU Law students work with the Institute through externships. Recently, law student Paul Hale did a legal analysis of the term limit poll.

Courtney M. Keller

Class of '06

Named Shareholder in the Orlando office of international law firm, Greenber Traurig, LLP

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Jordan Matthis

Class of '13

Named Assistant State's Attorney for Cook County, Illinois. 

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