R. Sean Hocking is a member of Craig & Craig, LLC, in Mattoon, where he focuses his practice primarily on the areas of commercial real estate, insurance defense, and products liability. Mr. Hocking is a member of the American and Illinois State Bar Associations and is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. He received his B.S. from the University of Illinois and his J.D. from Southern Illinois University School of Law.
John Kasserman is an associate at The Memmen Law Firm, LLC, in Chicago, where he focuses his practice in personal injury litigation. Mr. Kasserman is a member of the Chicago Bar Association and received his J.D. from Loyola University Chicago School of Law.
Alexander Memmen is Principal at The Memmen Law Firm, LLC, in Chicago, where he focuses his practice on civil litigation. Mr. Memmen is a Director for the Chicago Bar Association Young Lawyers Section and is Director of the YLS Future of the Profession Committee. He also is Cochair of the Chicago Bar Association Moot Court Committee. Mr. Memmen received his J.D. from the University of Wisconsin Law School.
Chase A. Rich is an associate at Craig & Craig, LLC, in Mattoon, where he concentrates in civil litigation. Mr. Rich is a member of the Illinois Defense Counsel and the Illinois State Bar Association. He received his B.S. summa cum laude from Southern Illinois University and his J.D. cum laude from Southern Illinois University School of Law.
John F. Watson is a Member at Craig & Craig, LLC, in Mattoon, where he concentrates his practice in civil defense litigation. He writes a professional liability column for the Illinois Defense Counsel’s IDC Quarterly, and he is the IDC’s Secretary/Treasurer and an Executive Committee Member of the Board (2022 – present). Watson is also a member of the defense Research Institute (2022 – present). He earned his B.S. from Bradley University and his J.D. with honors from the John Marshall Law School, where he was Associate Leads Editor of The John Marshall Law Review.