|Advisory Board Member|
| Litigator: Yes|
| Practice Description: |
Mr. Glink protects the rights of students and parents in various types of school law cases, including but not limited to special education and student discipline.
Notable Cases and Results:
Higgins v. Warren High School — filed a federal lawsuit in 1995 seeking to enforce the rights of an alcoholic student to play on his high school basketball team
Colquitt v. Rich Township High School — trial counsel in case where the Illinois Appellate Court upheld a student's rights to confront and cross-examine witnesses against him in a school expulsion hearing.
U.S. District Court, Illinois, 1981
Hourly Rate: $201-$250/hour
Retainer: Varies by case
Year of Birth: 1955
Law School: Chicago-Kent College of Law-Illinois Institute of Technology, J.D.
Undergraduate School: University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign
Students and parents whose rights have been jeopardized by school districts. I also represent people who are charged with criminal offenses.
Sole practitioner in current practice
Cook County Public Defender
Ancel Glink Diamond Bush
Municipal lawyer, 1986-1991
Bar/Professional Association Involvement:
Chicago Bar Association
DuPage County Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
CHADD Advisory Board
Volunteer baseball coach
American Diabetes Association
Father of the Year, 2003
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Frequent speaker at ISBA and CBA School Law Seminars
Married to Marcy; two children, Michael and Dana
Additional Office Locations:
Satellite offices in Wheaton and Chicago
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