SPRINGFIELD – Silas L. McCormick has joined HeplerBroom LLC in the Springfield office as an associate attorney.
McCormick focuses his practice on trials involving complex business litigation matters including, labor and employment law and educational, religious and non-profit entities.
Prior to enrolling in law school, McCormick held several positions within higher education. He served as coordinator for Research and Assessment of Adult Education programming at Millikin University, research associate with the Illinois Board of Higher Education, and graduate assistant to the President of the University of Illinois, and he completed internships in the offices of the President at Southern Illinois University and Lincoln Christian University.
During law school, McCormick worked as a law clerk in the Office of the General Counsel at The Ohio State University. He also completed several semester-long placements. In these programs, he mediated disputes for the Franklin County Municipal Court, reviewed, drafted and tracked legislation as a legal intern to a state senator, and evaluated jurisdictionals and prepared bench memoranda as an extern for the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Ohio.