Experienced Leadership

The advisory board for the LL.M. program at Case Western Reserve School of Law includes experienced legal practitioners from some of the world's top international firms and corporations. The board includes:

James Graham, Esq., Chair

Cliffs Natural Resources

Robert Anderle, Esq.

Seeley Savidge Ebert & Gourast

Geoff Barnes

Squire Sanders & Dempsey

The Hon. Judge Christopher A. Boyko

The Carl B. Stokes Federal Courthouse

Jim Chin, Esq.

Jim Chin & Assoc.

Fran Goins, Esq.

Ulmer and Berne

Lisa Hopps, Esq.

Forest City Enterprises

Chris Hunter, Esq.

Parker Hannifin Corp.

William Manson, Esq.


Carmina Mares, Esq.

LLM Rep. Law Alumni Association

Brad Ortman, Esq.

Rosner Partners

Victor Perez, Esq.

Prosecutor, City of Cleveland

Stephen Petras, Esq.

Baker & Hostetler

Thomas A. Piraino, Esq.

Parker Hannifin Corp.

Laurence Powers, Esq.

Powers Friedman Linn

Geri Presti, Esq.

Forest City Enterprises

Risto Pribisich, Esq.

Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff

Sonja Rice, Esq.

Hahn Loeser & Parks

Bob Ross, Esq.

Hahn Loeser & Parks

David W. Rowan, Esq.

Cleveland Clinic Foundation

The Hon. Judge Jessica E. Price Smith

U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Ohio

Jennifer Vergilli, Esq.

Calfee Halter & Griswold

Monica Verma, Esq.

Baker Hostetler

Jiajia "Veronica" Xu, Esq.

Brennan, Manna & Diamond

Jon P. Yormick, Esq.

Law Offices of Jon P. Yormick

LL.M. grads celebrate on the lawn of the Cleveland Museum of Art

What's the experience?

When the law books close, the LL.M. experience opens a new world of cultural experiences, city-living and networking within the legal community and beyond.

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