Announcing the 2017 MAALL, LLAW, MichALL, MALL, and CALL Joint Annual Meeting Keynote Speaker
The Honorable Diane S. Sykes will be the keynote speaker at the 2017 MAALL, LLAW, MichALL, MALL, and CALL Joint Annual Meeting. Judge Sykes serves on the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. She was nominated to the Seventh Circuit by President George W. Bush and confirmed by the Senate in 2004. Prior to her appointment to the federal bench, Judge Sykes served as a justice on the Wisconsin Supreme Court. She was born and raised in the Milwaukee area. Judge Sykes earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University and her J.D. from Marquette University Law School.