Loyola University Chicago

School of Law

Part-time Faculty N-Z

Ari Telisman

Title/s: Litigation Counsel, Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission of the Illinois Supreme Court

Phone: (312) 907-0098



A trial attorney devoted to public service with extensive experience in criminal prosecution and civil litigation, Ari Telisman has tried nearly 100 cases involving a wide variety of crimes (including violent felonies, drug and gun prosecutions, and complex economic crimes) as well as many civil trials. Ari previously served as a prosecutor in Indiana and Florida as well as an Assistant Attorney General in Illinois, where he pursued involuntary commitments of sexually violent offenders. He has been a faculty instructor for both the National Institute of Trial Advocacy's Midwest Building Trial Skills Program and LUC School of Law's Intensive Trial Practice course and has taught continuing legal education courses to the Illinois Attorney General's Office. Ari now serves as Litigation Counsel for the Illinois Supreme Court's Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission


J.D., cum laude, The Florida State University College of Law, 1998
B.S., Statistics / Social & Decision Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, 1994

Program Areas

Expert Witness Theory and Practice