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Dave Scriven-Young

Dave Scriven-Young

Host of Litigation Radio
Dave Scriven-Young is a commercial and environmental litigator in the Chicago office of Peckar & Abramson, which is recognized as the largest law firm serving the construction industry, with 115 lawyers and 10 offices around the United States.  He regularly speaks and publishes on environmental and construction law issues.  He is the author of the Illinois Environmental Law blog, which provides news and updates on cases, laws, and regulations involving Illinois environmental issues.  He also holds several leadership positions in the American Bar Association and the Chicago Bar Association as well as his church and community, including holding elected office in his local township.
Dave earned his Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude, from Marquette University and his law degree, summa cum laude, Order of the Coif, from DePaul University College of Law, where he was on law review and was an extern for the Honorable Blanche M. Manning, United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.  Dave’s interests include ice hockey, baseball, emotional intelligence, and all things Disney.
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November 2, 2021

Reinventing Witness Preparation

Saying it clear, complete, and true can be the path to victory!

October 26, 2021

2021 Women in Litigation Joint CLE Conference

Tune in to hear what the ABA Litigation Section is doing to get more women into lead trial roles.

October 5, 2021

The New Supreme Court Term

What awaits us at the Supreme Court? Erwin Chemerinsky stops by to make predictions about the important cases of this term.

September 7, 2021

COVID Protocols: The Return to Normal

The return-to-normal has been a windy road full of inconsistencies. Where does that leave employers and courts?

August 3, 2021


The practice of law is stressful. Don’t let it kill you.

July 6, 2021

Presidential Impeachment Trials

Congressman Jamie Raskin gives a behind-the-scenes tour of what a Presidential Impeachment trial looks like.

June 2, 2021

Attorney Client Privilege with Edna Epstein

Tune in to hear how it’s developed over the years and what you can extract for future litigation.

May 5, 2021

Discovering Your Purpose

There is more to you than work!

May 5, 2021

The Curmudgeon’s Guide to Practicing Law

Bring your best, make more money, and land those whales!

May 5, 2021

Trial by Zoom

A remote proceeding does not have to be a terrifying “trial by fire.” Tune in to hear why.

April 28, 2021


A New Show Begins!