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Laura Warren

  • lwarren1@depaul.edu
  • Senior Associate General Counsel
  • Attorney
  • (312) 362-8543

Laura is the primary legal advisor to the University’s Athletics Department and provides advice and counsel on a host of athletics and NCAA-related issues and risk management. Laura also manages the University’s public policy practice assessing the development and impact of statutory and regulatory developments in higher education and advises the University regarding information privacy and data security matters.  Prior to joining DePaul, Laura worked as a commercial litigation associate for the Chicago law firm of Sidley Austin LLP and served as a judicial clerk for United States District Court Judge Lee H. Rosenthal in Houston, Texas.  Laura graduated with honors from the University of Chicago Law School, where she served as an editor on the Law Review and a member of Order of the Coif. 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Athletics
  • FERPA
  • Governmental Affairs
  • HIPAA
  • Information Security
  • Litigation
  • Privacy
  • Public Policy