Julie J. Busch concentrates her practice in general negligence, as well as transportation and retail litigation. During law school, she clerked in the Civil Actions Bureau for Cook County State's Attorney and for a boutique law firm in the loop, primarily practicing commercial litigation. Ms. Busch was also a member of the John Marshall Business Transactions Externship Clinic, where she worked with Chicago business owners and not for profit groups on transactional matters. After law school, she worked at Pace Suburban Bus as a clerk in the legal department. Ms. Busch is also a member of the American Bar Association and the Chicago Bar Association.
PRESENTATIONS & PUBLICATIONS
Co-Author, “2015 ALFA Transportation Compendium Article,” covering update to date topics in transportation including significant trucking verdicts in Illinois, admissibility of billed versus paid medical bills, and venue changes for juries in the state of Illinois presented at 2015 ALFA Transportation Practice Group Seminar. Cornado, California on April 29-30, 2015.
Co-Author of presentation entitled, “Responding to the Critical Vehicle Accident,” discussing pertinent factors and issues regarding catastrophic accidents presented at ACI's 4th National Forum on Defending and Managing Trucking Litigation. Chicago, Illinois on March 31-April 1, 2014.
Co-Author, New MCLE Rules Changes Effective 2011, for the ISBA in conjunction with the Deputy State's Attorney
Co-Author of presentation entitled, “ECMs and Accident Reconstruction: The Digital Witness,” discussing hindsight bias of the use of simulation at trials presented at ALFA International 2014 Transportation Seminar. Coral Gables, Florida on April 23-25, 2014.
Co-Author, “2014 ALFA Transportation Compendium Article,” covering Illinois and discussing changes in the 2012 Bracher Survey topics regarding transportation litigation in Illinois. Presented at ALFA International 2014 Transportation Seminar. Coral Gables, Florida on April 23-25, 2014.
Co-Author of presentation entitled, “The Affordable Health Care as a Mitigation Tool,” discussing the Affordable Health Care Act and how it can be applied to help defense attorneys for personal injury matters presented at ACI's 5th National Forum on Defending and Managing Trucking Litigation. Chicago, Illinois on March 24-25, 2015.
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