Office Hours and Staff

OFFICE HOURS The Career Planning Center (CPC) is open during the following hours:

  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm 
  • Friday: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Individual meetings with the Assistant Dean for Career Planning and the Director for Career Planning are available by appointment during office hours. Meetings outside office hours are available upon request. Whenever possible, appointments should be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance. To schedule an appointment please stop by the CPC or contact the CPC by telephone at (414) 288-3313 or by email at

Paul D. Katzman

Paul D. Katzman
Assistant Dean for Career Planning
(414) 288-5236

Atty. Paul Katzman serves as the Assistant Dean, directing all operations of the Career Planning Center. He joined Marquette University Law School after practicing corporate and real estate law with large law firms in Washington, DC and Hartford, CT as well as in-house with a real estate investment, management, and development company in DC.  Assistant Dean Katzman holds a J.D. from William & Mary Law School, an Ed.D. in Higher Education Administration from The George Washington University, and a B.A. from the University of Delaware.

Erin M. Binns

Erin M. Binns
Director for Career Planning
(414) 288-6397

Atty. Erin Binns is the Director for Career Planning.  Ms. Binns joined the Career Planning Center after practicing law at Quarles & Brady, LLP where her practice focused on complex commercial litigation, class action school law litigation and products liability litigation. Ms. Binns is a former intern to Chief Justice Shirley S. Abrahamson of the Wisconsin Supreme Court and a former teaching assistant for Wisconsin Law School's legal research and writing program. Prior to practicing law, Ms. Binns was a high school English teacher and has experience instructing courses in literature, writing, and public speaking. Ms. Binns graduated magna cum laude from the University of Wisconsin Law School.

Catherine Bergman

Catherine Bergman
Career Planning Assistant
(414) 288-5379

Ms. Bergman came to the Career Planning Center from the Financial Aid Office at Cardinal Stritch University. She brought with her 21 years of customer service experience and compassion. Ms. Bergman attended UW-Stout where she obtained a Bachelor's degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management.