Lori Kornblum

Adjunct Professor of Law
Professional Memberships: 
State Bar of Wisconsin, State Bar of California , American Bar Association, Association for Women Lawyers
Current Courses:
Workshop: Child Abuse

Biography

 Lori Kornblum is a full time Faculty member of Milwaukee Area Technical College (MATC), Paralegal Department.  She also teaches in the Business Administration Department.  Ms. Kornblum teaches Legal Research, Legal Writing, Criminal Practice, Corporate Practice, Debtor/Creditor Law, Civil Procedure, Legal Environment of Business, Real Estate Law, Business Law, and other courses.  Ms. Kornblum is licensed to practice law in Wisconsin and California, and has a private practice focusing on disabilities law, Adult GAL, Guardianships, child abuse, and domestic violence.  She is  past  President of the Board of Directors of Milwaukee Center for Children and Youth, a non-profit organization dedicated to changing the lives of children and youth who have been exposed to Domestic Violence and child abuse, and current Secretary of the Board of L'Chaim Chaverut Northshore, Inc., an organization providing senior services.  Prior to becoming a full time faculty member at MATC, Ms. Kornblum served as an Assistant District Attorney in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, for 22 years. As an Assistant District Attorney, she served as Team Captain of the Child Protection and Advocacy Unit (Children's Court Division),Co- Team Captain of the CHIPS (Children in Need of Protective Services) Team and the Team Captain of the Sensitive Crimes Team at Children's Court. Ms. Kornblum has specialized in prosecuting juveniles who commit sexual abuse, and in focusing on child abuse and neglect cases. Ms. Kornblum served on Milwaukee County's Child Abuse Review Team and helped to develop and implement the protocol on Child Abuse investigations. She is a frequent trainer and speaker in Wisconsin and has spoken to national audiences. Ms. Kornblum was a founding member and Director of WIPSAC (Wisconsin Professional Society on the Abuse of Children), and served as president.  Ms. Kornblum also is a Children's Justice Consultant, and helped develop minimal facts interviewing guidelines for Wisconsin.