Dion Beatty, is a 4L part-time law student at Chicago-Kent College of Law in Chicago, IL and has been a Section member since 2014. Before attending law school, Dion worked in the human resources field for approximately 10 years. Mr. Beatty decided to join the Section as he wanted to obtain targeted information from the ABA from his specific practice area and to also foster an opportunity to network with similar professionals. Most recently, Dion served as a Summer Associate at Vedder Price in Chicago, IL, where he gained valuable experience while working on various types of labor and employment issues, including but not limited to: ADA, FMLA, ADEA, OSHA, Title VII, WARN, ERISA and other employment related state and federal statutes, in matters where the firm represents defendants in disputes. This self-described “determined” future lawyer is a great member to get to know.
Favorite Book: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Hidden Talent: Singing
Favorite Movie: “The Wizard of Oz”
Dream Vacation: Greece
Midnight Snack: Chocolate Chip Cookies
Favorite Class in Law School: Employment Relationships