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Class Notes


Henry F. Marquard (LAS '76, JD '79) has opened Marquard Dispute Resolution and Consulting Services.

Thomas E. McClure ('79) was promoted to professor of legal studies at Illinois State University.


Allison L. Wood ('87) has joined the invitation-only International Association of Defense Counsel, an organization for attorneys who represent corporate and insurance interests. She is principal of Legal Ethics Consulting PC in Chicago.


Jeanne C. Charles ('94) was appointed to the Federal Labor Relations Authority Federal Service Impasses Panel by President Joe Biden.

Erica H. MacDonald ('97) has joined Faegre Drinker as a partner in the firm's Minneapolis office and will be working on the firm's white collar defense and investigations team.


Cristina M. Villarreal ('07) is now chief of external affairs for the Cook County State's Attorney's Office.

Maria d. Bolanos ('09) has merged her firm, Potter Bolanos LLC, with Fish Law Firm PC, to form Fish Potter Bolanos PC. The Chicago-area firm will continue to help clients with everything from wage disputes to biometric privacy.​


Elizabeth H. Smith ('10) has joined Chicago-based Mayer Brown as a partner in the firm's banking and finance practice.​​​

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