Young Alumni Spring Social

Young Alumni Council

The Young Alumni Council was created in Fall 2009 to strengthen bonds among recent graduates of Chicago-Kent. Membership is open to all graduates of the past 10 years who commit to regularly attend meetings and events and make a financial contribution to the law school. If you are interested in learning more about joining the Young Alumni Council, please contact the Alumni Association at 312.906.5240 or



Melissa Sobota ‘07, Immediate Past President
Franczek Radelet

Emily Acosta '13, President
Donohue Brown Mathewson & Smyth LLC

Kylin Fisher '13, Vice President, Student Engagement
Circuit Court of Cook County

Rob Kohen '14, Vice President, Student Engagement
Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C.

Jesse Footlik '11, Vice President, Social
Peck Ritchey LLP

Julie Pustilnik '11, Vice President, Social
Taxman, Pollock, Murray & Bekkerman, LLC

Sasha Kakabadse '14
Wells Fargo

Casey Brown '15
Kurasch & Klein


Marina Aronchik '09
Mayer Brown

Michael Aschenbrener '07
Gas Technology Institute

Daisy Ayllon '14
Levin & Perconti


Margaret Battersby Black '08
Levin & Perconti

Amanda Brady '11

Melissa Caballero '10
Law Office of Jonathan Merel

Bevin Carroll '12
Carroll, McNulty & Kull LLC

Jessica Coutre '14

John Cravero '12
U.S. Department of Energy

Nicholas Cummings '08
Cook County State’s Attorney

Kacy Dicke '12
K&L Gates

Grace Doherty '12
Beermann Pritikin Mirabelli Swerdlove LLP

Arin Fife '08
Boyle Feinberg PC

Melody Gaal '15
Chapman Spingola LLP

Erin Gavin '06
Lenox Advisors

Jack Gould '11
Swanson Martin & Bell LLC

Martin Gould '14
Romanucci & Blandin

Gabrielle Green '07
Office of the State Appellate Defender

Chris Griffin '12
Matushek, Nilles & Sinars LLC

Katrice Hall '10
Hall Legal Agency

Andrew Heap '10
Kuhn, Heap & Monson

Joseph Janas '12
Foley & Lardner

Gregory Jeffers '13

Matthew Jenkins '07
Corboy & Demetrio

Rachel Jennings '08
University of Chicago Law School

Mariana Karampelas '11
Robson & Lopez

Matthew Kriezelman '08
Kriezelman, Burton & Associates LLP

Kate Levine '12

Julie Lissner '07
Akerman LLP

Sandra Minea '09
Northwestern University Law School

Megan Morton '14
SAC Wireless

Nicholas Nepustil '13
Sherwood Law Group

Rebecca Neubauer '14
Romanucci & Blandin

Alexander I. Passo '14

Stephen Pauwels '14

Nash Disability Law

David Pustilnik '09
Potestivo & Associates, P.C.

Elisa Rodriguez '09
Rodriguez & Flores LLC

Antonio Senagore '08
Fisk Kart Katz & Regan, Ltd.

Laurence Tooth '13
Hinshaw & Culbertson 

Jacklyn Truppa '12
Pintas & Mullins Law Firm

Jessica Velez '12
Matushek, Nilles & Sinars LLC

Michael Ward '12
Horwood, Marcus & Berk Chartered



Alumni CLE Series

Organized by the Young Alumni Council, the Alumni CLE Series takes place once a month from January through June. Each CLE program is approved for two hours of free IL MCLE credit and typically the June program is also approved for IL Professional Responsibility MCLE credit.

Each program is held at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, 565 W. Adams, 4-6 p.m. Visit the CLE/Professional Development calendar for specific dates and for more information about other CLE opportunities for Chicago-Kent alumni.