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Joseph A. Kearney

Joseph Kearney teaches MPS 560, Administrative Law. He is presently an Associate Director of Career Services at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago, where he advises alumni, LLM students and evening law students about career paths and opportunities. Joe also is a partner with the law firm of Corral, Kearney & Cho, LLP, which focuses primarily on the representation of clients in real estate and transactional matters. Before working at John Marshall, Joe served as a Staff Attorney at the Illinois Appellate Court, First District, where he drafted dispositive orders for the court's 24 justices on primarily criminal cases. Joe has additional experience working with state court judges and legal practitioners and also served for five years as Program Manager for the Harry F. Chaddick Institute at DePaul University, an urban planning and policy research organization.

He holds a JD from The John Marshall Law School, an MS in Public Service from DePaul University and a BS in Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.​