Advisory Board

Members of the Advisory Board make available their advice as knowledgeable and recognized authorities in the fields of evaluation (particularly of judicial systems), judicial administration, law, business, academia and ADR to aid RSI in accomplishing its purposes.

Honorable Geraldine Soat Brown

Magistrate Judge
US District Court
Northern District of Illinois
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Lynn Cohn

Director, Program on Negotiation and Mediation
Clinical Professor
Northwestern University School of Law
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Honorable Michael R. Galasso

Of Counsel
Schiller DuCanto & Fleck
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Honorable Timothy Gill

Former Circuit Judge
17th Judicial Circuit of Illinois

Loretta K. Glenny

Arbitration Administrator
18th Judicial Circuit of Illinois

Honorable Ann B. Jorgensen

Appellate Judge
Illinois Appellate Court, 2nd District
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Kent Lawrence

Lawrence Kamin Saunders & Uhlenhop
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Honorable Jerome Lerner

Circuit Court Judge, retired
Cook County Circuit Court
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Honorable Benjamin S. Mackoff

Schiller DuCanto & Fleck
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Honorable William D. Maddux, Sr.

Presiding Judge, Law Division
Circuit Court of Cook County

Cheryl Niro

Attorney at Law
Robinson Niro LLC
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William O'Donnell

Gregory-Anderson Construction Co.

Suzanne J. Schmitz

Assistant Professor of Law, retired
Southern Illinois University School of Law

Joel N. Shapiro

Senior Settlement Conference Attorney
U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit