Recently Published Writing

A final court's not-so-final words, Illinois State Bar Association, Mental Health Matters, June, 2017, Vol. 3, No. 4, pgs. 1-3.

A resolution for 2017: Giving serious consideration to outpatient treatment, Illinois State Bar Association, Mental Health Matters, February 2017, Vol. 3, No. 3, pgs. 5-6.

Understanding the Role and Application of the Dead Man's Act in Disputed Estates and Trusts, Lake County Docket, January 2017, pgs. 12-14.

Dissecting Affidavits Under Supreme Court Rule 191(a), Lake County Docket, November 2014, pgs. 22-24.

New (and Proposed) Changes to the Illinois Appellate Landscape

Five Fun Finality Problems (Plus One)*, Co-author, Lake County Docket, June 2012, pgs. 19-22.


Recent Speaking Engagements

"Mental Health Resources: Pathways to Help for Persons & Families in Crisis", Panelist, Chicago Bar Association, June 29, 2017

"Innovations in Mental Health Law", Presenter, Illinois State Bar Association, May 17, 2017

"Law and Psychiatry - The Role of Assisted Outpatient Treatment (AOT) Program." Panelist, Chicago Bar Association, April 13, 2017

"What to Consider When Considering Outpatient" - John Madden Mental Health, January, 2017

"Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets in Illinois" - Lake County Bar Association, Trusts and Estates Committee, May 21, 2015

Interview with the Illinois State Bar Association in the matter of DeHart v. DeHart, May, 2013, Vol. 101, No. 5, pg. 222.