|Patrick||Salvi||1100 Eck Hall of Lawemail@example.com|| ||Patrick A. Salvi earned his B.A. in Political Science, cum laude, from St. Mary’s University of Minnesota in 1975. He earned his J.D., from Notre Dame Law School in 1978.
Today, Salvi is regarded as one of the most prominent personal injury trial attorneys in the country. His law firm, Salvi Schostok & Pritchard is an Illinois-based Plaintiff law firm that handles cases across the country. The firm concentrates its practice in medical malpractice, catastrophic injury, wrongful death, aviation and product liability cases.
Salvi was selected in 2014, 2015 and 2016 to the Illinois Super Lawyers Top 10 List. His peers selected him as one of the top 10 lawyers out of all categories of law and out of 96,000 Illinois lawyers. In 2016, Salvi was named to three Leading Lawyers Magazine Top Ten Lists, including “Top 10 Leading Lawyers in Illinois in All Areas of Law”,”Top 10 Leading Consumer Lawyers in Illinois,” and “Top 10 Personal Injury Plaintiff’s Lawyers in Illinois” from a survey of legal peers conducted by the Law Bulletin Publishing Company. In 2013, Salvi was appointed to the Illinois Supreme Court Committee on Jury Instructions in Civil Cases. Additionally, Salvi was the recipient of a 2011 and 2012 Award for Trial Lawyer Excellence by The Jury Verdict Reporter and Law Bulletin Publishing Company. He was also named one of the “Best Lawyers in America” by Woodward/White, Inc. Salvi is a former President of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, a fellow in the International Academy of Trial Lawyers, was appointed by the Illinois Supreme Court to serve on the Committee that drafts Jury Instructions in civil cases. Additionally, Salvi is Chairman of the Law School Advisory Council for the University of Notre Dame Law School.
For the past 33-years, Salvi’s law firm has been dedicated to helping families recover both emotionally and economically by providing the highest professional and ethical legal representation. The firm’s record of success includes more than $1 billion in verdicts and settlements, including 215 cases with verdicts or settlements of $1 million or more.|| ||/assets/139818/257x/patrick_salvi_2014.jpg||LAW75712, Personal Injury Litigation||Adjunct Professor|
|Patrick ||Thomas ||W. ||725 Howard Street South Bend, IN 46617 1120 Eck Hall of Law||(574) firstname.lastname@example.org||/assets/202016/fullsize/patrick_w._thomas_cv_6_2016.pdf|
- Full Time Faculty
| ||Patrick W. Thomas is the founding director of Notre Dame Law School’s Tax Clinic, in which he trains and supervises law students representing low-income clients in disputes with the Internal Revenue Service. Prior to joining the law school faculty in 2016, he received an American Bar Association Section of Taxation Public Service Fellowship to work as a staff attorney for the Low Income Taxpayer Clinic at the Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic.
At the Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic, he represented clients in IRS collection matters, in IRS examinations, and before the U.S. Tax Court. He also partnered with local community organizations to educate taxpayers on their rights and responsibilities as taxpayers, focusing particularly on the English as a Second Language and refugee communities in Indianapolis. Prior to his work at Neighborhood Christian, he clerked for the Indiana Solicitor General.
Thomas earned his B.A, summa cum laude, in Germanic studies, international studies, and near eastern languages and cultures from Indiana University and received a J.D., cum laude, from the Indiana University Maurer School of Law. While in law school, he directed Indiana University’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, founded the law school’s Pro Bono Immigration Project, and was a managing editor on the Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies.
Thomas also has an on-campus office of 1120 Eck Hall of Law.|| ||/assets/202203/fullsize/rsz_img_3014_1.jpg||Director, Notre Dame Tax Clinic|
|Paul||Dykstra||1100 Eck Hall of Lawemail@example.com|| ||Paul Dykstra is a partner at Ropes & Gray. He focuses his practice on the representation of mutual funds and fund boards throughout the country. He also has experience counseling independent fund directors involved in corporate reorganizations and internal or SEC investigations.
Dykstra is also an Adjunct Professor at Northwestern University School of Law, where he teaches a course, along with Paulita Pike, on mutual fund regulation.|| ||https://law.nd.edu/assets/187643/original/rsz_dykstra_paul.jpg||Adjunct Professor|
|Paul||Harold||1100 Eck Hall of Law||Paul.E.Harold.firstname.lastname@example.org||http://www.lck-law.com/attorneys/pauleharold.php|| ||Paul focuses his practice on business litigation and labor and employment litigation and counseling. Before joining the Firm, Paul served two years as a law clerk to the Honorable Daniel A. Manion of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and two years as a law clerk to the Honorable J. Leon Holmes of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas. During his clerkships, Paul assisted these federal trial and appellate court judges in conducting legal research and analyzing a broad range of issues presented in cases before the courts and drafting judicial opinions. His clerkship experience included an emphasis on employment matters, which dominate the federal judiciary's civil docket.
Paul earned his J.D. magna cum laude from Notre Dame Law School in 2005, where he served as the Articles Editor of the Notre Dame Law Review and President of the St. Thomas More Society. He graduated summa cum laude from Franciscan University of Steubenville in 2002, receiving a B.A. in History and a B.S. in Mathematics.
Paul is admitted to practice before all state and federal courts in Indiana, as well as the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, the United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan, and the United States Courts of Appeals for the Sixth and Seventh Circuits.|| ||http://www.lck-law.com/images/g-attorneys-harold.jpg||Adjunct Professor||PHAROLD|
|Paul||Peralta||1100 Eck Hall of Law||574.631.6627||574.631.4197||Paul.J.Peralta.email@example.com|| ||A frequent speaker on litigation and arbitration issues Paul Peralta brings extensive successful high-stakes trial experience to his varied litigation clients.
He has handled wide-ranging employment and commercial litigation, including management representation in Title VII, ADEA, ADA and ERISA litigation, as well as proceedings before the EEOC and corresponding state and local agencies.
Additionally, Mr. Peralta has counseled and represented clients on employment termination cases; breach of contract claims; trade secret disputes; enforcement/challenge of non-compete, confidentiality and non-solicitation agreements in injunctive and trial proceedings; and product liability litigation.
His trial experience includes federal and state courts in North Carolina, South Carolina, Indiana, Ohio, Texas, Michigan and Illinois, and appeals in the United States Fourth, Fifth, Sixth and Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals; Indiana Supreme Court; Indiana Courts of Appeals; Illinois Appellate Court; Florida Court of Appeals; and Minnesota Court of Appeals.|| ||LAW70109, Business Torts||Adjunct Professor|
|Paul||Shagen||1100 Eck Hall of Law||574.631.6627|| || || || ||Adjunct Faculty||PSHAGEN|
|Paulita||Pike||1100 Eck Hall of Lawfirstname.lastname@example.org|| ||Paulita Pike is a partner in the Chicago office of K&L Gates LLP and is a Practice Group Coordinator for the firm’s global investment management practice. Pike represents mutual funds and their boards as well as investment advisers throughout the country. In her capacity as board counsel, Pike advises on a range of governance issues, including committee structures, committee and chair rotations, succession, director compensation, communications with the press, board and committee self-evaluations, and the identification, selection and orientation of new board members.
Pike sits on the advisory board of Board IQ, a national bi-weekly publication for mutual fund directors, and on the advisory board of The Mutual Fund Directors Forum, an organization dedicated to mutual fund independent directors.|| ||https://law.nd.edu/assets/187655/original/rsz_pike_paulita.jpg||Adjunct Professor|
|Peter||Horvath||1102 Eck Hall of Law||574.631.5365||Horvath.email@example.com|| || ||Student Services Program Director|| |
|Randy||Kozel||J.||2118 Eck Hall of Lawfirstname.lastname@example.org||http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/cf_dev/AbsByAuth.cfm?per_id=377330||/assets/205673/fullsize/kozel_cv_august_2016.pdf|
- Constitutional Law
- Constitutional Theory
- Federal Courts
- Free Speech & Expressive Association
- Judicial Process
- Precedent & Legal Change
- Stare Decisis
- Supreme Court of the United States
|Randy J. Kozel joined the Law School faculty in 2011 and served as a Visiting Professor at the London Law Centre in 2013. He was named the Distinguished Teacher of the Year by the Class of 2014. He also serves as director of the Notre Dame Program on Constitutional Structure.
Professor Kozel teaches and researches in fields including constitutional law, federal courts, information privacy, and contract law, with a particular focus on the role of precedent in legal decision making. His recent scholarship exploring the connection between precedent and interpretive philosophy has been published or is forthcoming in journals including the Michigan Law Review, the California Law Review, the Vanderbilt Law Review, and the Texas Law Review. His forthcoming book, entitled Settled Versus Right: A Theory of Precedent, makes the case for using precedent to bridge interpretive disagreements.
Professor Kozel received his J.D., magna cum laude, from Harvard Law School, where he was the Articles Committee Chair of the Harvard Law Review. He served as a law clerk for Justice Anthony M. Kennedy at the U.S. Supreme Court and for Judge Alex Kozinski at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. He has also practiced as a litigator with a large law firm and as Special Counsel to the General Counsel at General Electric Company.|| ||/assets/71661/original/kozel.jpg||Contracts
Freedom of Speech
Legal Change Seminar
Information Privacy Law||Selected Publications
Settled Versus Right: A Theory of Precedent (under contract, Cambridge University Press)
Precedent and Speech, 115 Michigan Law Review (forthcoming)
Discretionary Dockets, 31 Constitutional Commentary (forthcoming) (with Jeff Pojanowski)
Stare Decisis in the Second-Best World, 103 California Law Review 1139 (2015)
Original Meaning and the Precedent Fallback, 68 Vanderbilt Law Review 105 (2015)
The Scope of Precedent, 113 Michigan Law Review 179 (2014)
Institutional Autonomy and Constitutional Structure, 112 Michigan Law Review 957 (2014)
Settled Versus Right: Constitutional Method and the Path of Precedent, 91 Texas Law Review 1843 (2013). Republished as abridged in Precedent on the U.S. Supreme Court: Theory and Practice (Christopher J. Peters, ed.) (2014)
The Rule of Law and the Perils of Precedent, 111 Michigan Law Review First Impressions 37 (2013)
Precedent and Reliance, 62 Emory Law Journal 1459 (2013)
Free Speech and Parity: A Theory of Public Employee Rights, 53 William & Mary Law Review 1985 (2012). Republished as abridged at The Legal Workshop
Administrative Change, 59 UCLA Law Review 112 (2011) (with Jeff Pojanowski)
Stare Decisis as Judicial Doctrine, 67 Washington & Lee Law Review 411 (2010)
Reconceptualizing Public Employee Speech, 99 Northwestern University Law Review 1007 (2005)
Solving the Nuisance-Value Settlement Problem: Mandatory Summary Judgment, 90 Virginia Law Review 1849 (2004) (with David Rosenberg)
Note, Locating Investment Asymmetries and Optimal Deterrence in the Mass Tort Class Action, 117 Harvard Law Review 2665 (2004)||Commencement Address delivered to the Class of 2014, May 17, 2014
Leading U.S. and U.K. Scholars to Gather at Notre Dame London Centre to Address "International Perspectives on Public Law"
Roundtable Gives Leading Scholars Opportunity to Discuss “The Constitution and Unwritten Law” at NDLS
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy Visits NDLS London Law Program||Professor of Law||Gloria Krull||RKOZEL|
|Rebecca||Lamp||1100 Eck Hall of Lawemail@example.com|| || |
- Administrative Support
- Student Services
|Administrative Assistant for the Law School|