Ryan Locke has been appointed to work as an Associate in the Chicago, IL Workers’ Compensation Department of Hennessy & Roach, P.C. Ryan earned his Bachelor of Science in Politics and Government at Illinois State University and he went on to earn his Juris Doctorate from Creighton University School of Law in Omaha, NE. After being admitted to the Nebraska Bar in 2014, Ryan worked as an Assistant Public Defender in Douglas County, litigating felony, misdemeanor, and juvenile cases in Omaha, Nebraska. Ryan joined Hennessy & Roach P.C. in May of 2018 and has been focusing his practice on defense of workers’ compensation claims in Illinois.
Creighton University School of Law, Omaha, NE – Juris Doctor Class of 2014, Honorable Lyle E. Strom Scholar in Trial Advocacy, Mock Trial Advocacy Team 2013, Creighton University 2013 Moot Court Competition
Illinois State University, Normal, IL – Bachelor of Science in Politics and Government 2010, National Political Science Honors Society: Pi Sigma Alpha Secretary/Treasurer
- Member of the Illinois State Bar Association
- Member of the Nebraska State Bar Association (inactive)
- Defense of Workers’ Compensation claims in Illinois