Thomas McClure had a successful 28-year career as a practicing attorney before he became a full-time educator. He is a member of the Illinois Bar and five federal bars including the bar of U.S. Supreme Court.
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McClure, T., “Developments in Search and Seizure Cases in the Post-September 11 Era” appearing in Lind, N. & Rankin, E. (eds.) Privacy in the Digital Age: 21st Century Challenges to the Fourth Amendment (ABC-CLIO, Santa Barbara, CA. 2015).
McClure, Thomas. 2016."Do Judicial Elections Impact the Perception of Impartiality? A Comparison of Bar Poll Ratings of Elected and Appointed Illinois Downstate and Collar County Trial Judges." Justice System Journal 37(2): 157-168.