Sandra Parris

Title/s:  Attorney, Homicide Task Force Division, Law Office of the Cook County Public Defender

Phone: 773.991.8233



Sandra Parris is an Assistant Public Defender in the Law Office of the Cook County Public Defender. She is currently assigned to the Homicide Task Force Division. Her previous assignments include the Felony Trial Division and the Juvenile Division. Ms. Parris has tried numerous jury and bench trials as an Assistant Public Defender. She has also served as an instructor for Minority Legal Education Resources (MLER), assisting students in preparation for the essay portion of the Illinois Bar Examination.


BS ChE, Howard University, 1984
JD, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 1993