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Liane Jackson

Liane Jackson

Liane Jackson joined the Journal staff as an assistant managing editor in 2016.  She is an attorney who previously practiced at large law firms in Chicago and New York.  Later, Jackson re-careered into journalism, working as a television news reporter and anchor for local and national news.  She has also worked as a press secretary and freelanced for the Journal for a number of years. Jackson earned her bachelor’s from the University of Pennsylvania, her JD from Tulane Law School, and an MSJ from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. Jackson founded Free Range Office, a co-working space in the Wicker Park-Bucktown neighborhood in 2013, and she continues to do pro bono work in her spare time.

Recent Episodes
August 6, 2018

ABA Annual Meeting 2018: Approaching the Opioid Crisis at the Source

Dave Preble talks about ways to improve the way medical professionals handle the prescription of opioids for pain, how to identify drug-seeking behavior, methods of solving the issue that aren’t incarceration, and...