Professionals Board Officers

Shaun Hawkinson


Lempia Summerfield Katz LLC

Anthony May

Vice Chair

Legility, LLC

Saira Shirazi

VP of Engagement

Amy Lenz

VP of Recruitment


Whether planning fun and engaging events, volunteering for CARPLS or just introducing this great organization to others, serving on the CARPLS Professional Board is a great way for professionals to connect and work towards a common goal of advancing the cause of access to justice.

Chris Hamway, Board Member

Professionals Board Members

Tamkin Anwar

Littler Mendelson, P.C.

Kevin Baker

Alvarez & Marsal

Stacy Bardo

Bardo Law, P.C.

Matthew Connelly

Freeborn & Peters

Christian Damon

The Allstate Corporation

Priya Desai

Mayer Brown LLP

Jeremy Goldkind

Steptoe & Johnson, LLP

Jessica Guiang

Charles River Associates

Margaret Haas

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP

Chris Hamway

The Kraft Heinz Company

Katherine Haussermann

Dana Hill

Mayer Brown LLP

Robert Kappers

Steptoe & Johnson, LLP

Jennie Kratochvil

Mayer Brown LLP

Ryan Krusko

Astor Professional Search

Perry Lumpkin

Sidley Austin LLP

Kim Leung

Chinese American Service League

James Medek

Jump Trading

Zackary Meuser

Mesirow Financial

Chad Riley

Legility, LLC

Emily Robins

Eversheds Sutherland

Elyse Smith


Erica Spangler Raz

Chicago Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights

Katelyn Sprague

Baker McKenzie

Amy Starinieri Gilbert

McGuireWoods LLP

Michael M. Zmora

CBOE Global Markets