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Douglas B. Harper

Douglas B. Harper

The Law Office of Douglas B. Harper
  • Civil Rights, Appeals & Appellate, Employment Law ...
  • Illinois, New York
Claimed Lawyer Profile

I've been a trial lawyer for over 30 years. I graduated from Yale and NYU Law School, and my legal career began as a criminal prosecutor in New York City. Then I moved to Chicago and became a partner with a mid-sized litigation firm for 10 years, receiving litigation training from some of the best trial lawyers in the city. I opened my current law office in Chicago in 1998. In addition to practicing law full time, I've also been teaching trial skills to practicing lawyers every year since 1994 as a faculty member with The National Institute for Trial Advocacy; and I've been teaching trial skills to law students as an adjunct professor of law at Northwestern Law School every year since 1995.

Practice Areas
  • Civil Rights
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Employment Law
  • Business Law
  • Criminal Law
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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New York
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7th Circuit
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U.S. Supreme Court
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Professional Experience
The Law Office of Douglas B. Harper
- Current
Associate Attorney/Partner
Burditt & Radzius
Assistant District Attorney
Office of the District Attorney of Bronx County, NY
New York University School of Law
J.D. (1984)
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Yale University
B.A. (1981) | English
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Excellence in Pro Bono and Public Interest Service
The US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Professional Associations
State Bar of Illinois  # 6199697
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The Law Office of Douglas B. Harper
Contact & Map
Two Prudential Plaza
180 N. Stetson Avenue, Suite 3500
Chicago, IL 60601-6769
Telephone: (312) 214-2454