Alumni News & Accolades
The Alumni News & Accolades blog gathers information from news articles and press releases about noteworthy events in the lives of alumni. It is a complement to the Class Notes section of The Record.
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David Ho has played an important role in the convergence between the Internet and media industries since his graduation from the University of Chicago Law School in 2001.
He has spent most of his career as a federal prosecutor at the U.S. Department of Justice investigating and prosecuting international human trafficking, hate crimes and official misconduct cases around the country.
Chicago attorney Charles Pressman was "an indefatigable champion of the little guy," colleagues said.
Michael Jordan has spent decades protecting his image. Chicago attorney Fred Sperling has been there with him for the past 25 years.
The CBF annually awards five Sun-Times Fellowships to legal aid or public interest law attorneys who demonstrate a commitment to public interest work, academic achievement in law school, and outstanding character and integrity.
Adam Mortara of Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott in Chicago argued as amicus curiae in defense of the panel's approach.
Hart, 46, previously served as general counsel and executive vice president at United. He's well-known in Chicago's business world, having worked as general counsel and corporate secretary at Sara Lee.
Cannon will focus on serving clients in financial markets litigation and white-collar criminal defense and will be resident in the Firm's Chicago office.
You gave up being a tenured law professor, a dream job for many people, to pursue a career in stand-up comedy. Are you insane? LG: Yes.
Since 2013, he has been serving as the US Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Germany, after a career that has included a firm partnership, a top-level position in a major city attorney’s office, high-profile service in the White House, and the presidency of a large international investment firm.