Chicago Lawyer Chapter

ACS is the nation’s largest progressive legal network. We strive to ensure that the Constitution and the law work for all people by empowering leaders and informing discourse. The ACS Chicago Lawyer Chapter would like to thank the following for their support of the Chapter's 2018-2019 programming: Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott LLP; Candice Kline; Chicago-Kent College of Law; Cohen Law Group; David Melton; Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP; Hughes Socol Piers Resnick & Dym, Ltd.; Jenner & Block LLP; Latimer LeVay Fyock LLC; Levin & Perconti; Lisa Colpoys; Loevy & Loevy ; Massey & Gail LLP; Miller Shakman & Beem LLP; Miner, Barnhill & Galland, P.C.; Sheldon Nahmod; Robinson Curley P.C.; Sidley Austin LLP; Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP; The Prinz Law Firm, P.C.; and Theresa Minarik.

Board of Directors

Suyash Agrawal - Program Director

Joseph Alfe - Co-Director of Media Outreach

Alexis Bates - Director of Membership

Peter Cheun - Co-Director of Media Outreach

Daniel Cotter - Co-Chair

Lauren Dana - Assistant Director of the Legal Legends Luncheon

Lari Dierks - Vice Chair & Secretary

Nicholas Drury - Assistant Director of Membership

Ryan Estes - Director of Programming

Melody Gomez - Community Liaison and Director of Diversity

Ameri Klafeta - Board of Directors Liaison

Candice Kline - Co-Chair

Mary Kostopoulos - Program Director

Katherine LaRosa

Renato Mariotti - Program Director

David Melton - Assistant Director of Programming

Katherine Minarik - Community Liaison and Director of Diversity

Militza Pagán - Assistant Director of the Legal Legends Luncheon

Dana Pownall - Co-Chair

Shelby Smith - Co-Director of Student Chapter Outreach

Hanna Stotland - Co-Director of Media Outreach

Rebecca Sundin - Director of the Legal Legends Luncheon

Grant Talabay - Assistant Director of Programming

Juan Thomas - Director of Lawyer Outreach

Board of Advisors

Michael Bergmann

William Birdthistle

Locke Bowman

Frank Cicero

Fay Clayton

Jeffrey Colman

Colleen Connell

Hon. Peter Flynn

David Franklin

Edwin Getz

H. Candace Gorman

Robert Helman

Cara Hendrickson

Steven Heyman

David Hoffman

Joyce Hughes

Cindy Hyndman

Gary Isaac

Andrew Koppelman

Scott Lassar

Steven Levin

Adam Levitt

Roslyn Lieb

Lori Lightfoot

Jon Loevy

Ronald Miller

Newton Minow

James Montgomery

Gail Morse

Sheldon Nahmod

Jennifer Nou

Juan Perea

Matthew Piers

Malcolm Rich

Jesse Ruiz

David Schoenfeld

Steven Schwinn

Michael Seng

Jeffrey Shaman

Carolyn Shapiro

Alison Siegler

Charles Smith

Geoffrey Stone

Randolph Stone

David Strauss

Barry Sullivan

Camilla Taylor

Flint Taylor

Hon. Mary Jane Theis

Jennifer Vollen-Katz

Diana White