Paul R. Piaskoski

Law Graduate

Overview

Paul Piaskoski is a law graduate in the business law department of Foley & Lardner LLP. Paul is not admitted to practice law in any state.

Prior to joining Foley, Paul was a senior law clerk at a Milwaukee litigation firm and student litigator at the Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Bluhm Legal Clinic where he gained experience drafting petitions and briefs before the U.S. Supreme Court. He also served as a judicial extern for the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois where he conducted research and prepared draft judicial opinions for civil cases.  

Before entering law school, Paul was an award-winning reporter and news anchor for Milwaukee’s CBS affiliate, WDJT-TV.

Education

  • Northwestern University (J.D., cum laude, 2019) 
    • Executive Editor, Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology
  • Marquette University (B.A., 2016)
    • Spirit of Ignatius Academic Scholarship
    • Dean’s List

Publications

“The Federal Bank Robbery Act: Why the Current Split Involving the Use of Force Requirement for Attempted Bank Robbery is Really an Exception,” Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Volume 109, Issue 3 (2019)