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Thomas P Sullivan - Jenner & Block LLP

Thomas P Sullivan

Jenner & Block LLP - Chicago

  • 353 North Clark Street
  • Chicago, Illinois, USA
  • IL 60654-3456


Thomas P. Sullivan has practiced at Jenner & Block’s Chicago office since 1954, handling civil and criminal trial and appellate litigation, with the exception of his service as United States attorney for the Northern District of Illinois, 1977 to 1981. He has devoted a great deal of his practice to representing indigent defendants in criminal cases, and most recently prisoners at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. He actively supports reforms in state and federal criminal justice systems. He served as co-chair of Illinois Governor George Ryan’s Commission on Capital Punishment and chair of the Illinois General Assembly’s Capital Punishment Reform Study Committee.