Patrick W. Walsh

Education

Mount Carmel High School - Chicago, Illinois

Indiana University- Bloomington, Indiana

The John Marshall Law School - Chicago, Illinois


Courts

Bar Admissions


Illinois: 1989 

California: 1990 

Texas: 1998 

Federal Trial Bar: United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois 

United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois 

United States District Court, Central District of Illinois 

United States District Court, Northern District of Indiana 

United States District Court, Eastern District of California 

Federal Appeals: United States Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit


PRO HAC VICE


United States District Court, Northern District of Iowa 

United States District Court, Southern District of Indiana 

United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio 


Background

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION

*Law Enforcement Instructor: by Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board 

Approved Instructional Expertise: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Search & Seizure, Legal Liability, Court Preparation, Law for Corrections Officers, Illinois Correction Jail Standards, Use of Force, Detainee Rights & Privileges, Arrest Procedures.


RECORD JURY VERDICT

Record FELA Verdict: James Woods v. Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway Company and Quantum Chemical Corporation n/k/a Millennium Petrochemicals (December 18, 1998: USDC ND-IL Judge Anne Williams; $1,045,000.00; un-operated cervical disc herniation).


PAST EMPLOYMENT

Hoey & Farina (Chicago, Illinois)

Civil actions in Federal and State Courts.  Represented injured railroad employees in FELA cases. Represented plaintiffs in serious personal injury cases. 


Cook County State's Attorney's Office (Chicago, Illinois). Assistant State's Attorney.

Prosecuted felonies and juvenile actions on behalf of the State of Illinois.