Loyola University Chicago School of Law’s ombudsperson provides confidential, neutral, and independent resources for all law students. Assistant Dean Josie Gough serves as the law school community ombudperson. In this role, she can provide assistance in resolving matters associated with your law school experience.

As your ombud, Dean Gough will help achieve resolutions that are meaningful and in your best interest. She will provide you with a safe and confidential space where you can work together to address your concerns.  Conversations will remain confidential, except in situations where equity-based discrimination or other forms of misconduct are reported. In those cases, it is the obligation of the ombudsperson to report the discrimination or misconduct in accordance with the University and School of Law policy.

Simply drop by or send an email to jgough@luc.edu to schedule an appointment.

Additional Student Resources


Philip H. Corboy Law Center
25 E. Pearson St.
Suite 1209
Chicago, IL 60611

Contact Us

Phone: 312.915.7887
Email: jgough@luc.edu