Editorial Board

Zak Read, Editor-in-Chief

Zak received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Western Ontario in Music (Voice Performance), a master’s degree in Music (Opera Performance) from the University of Toronto, and will graduate from the College of Law in 2022. His business law interests include emerging technology,  securities litigation, and privacy law. In his spare time, Zak is a competitive bagpiper and a member of the six-time World Champions SFU Pipe Band. You may contact Zak regarding the IBLJ at zread2@illinois.edu.


Cody von Rueden, Managing Editor

Cody attended Colorado State University and received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a Minor in Sports Management. He is interested in mergers and acquisitions, private equity and sports & entertainment law. In his spare time, Cody enjoys golf, spending time with his two dogs, and traveling the outdoors.


Bradley Tune, Notes Editor

Bradley Tune has a bachelor’s degree in Classics and a bachelor’s degree in Management with an emphasis in Human Resource Management and a minor in Entrepreneurship from the University of Mississippi. She is interested in the close relationship between the worlds of business and law and enjoys exploring new aspects of the constantly developing world of business law.


Daniel Sechuga, Articles Editor

Daniel attended Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business, receiving degrees in Finance and Accounting. He is interested in the securities industry and bankruptcy law. In his spare time Daniel is an avid investor, enjoys following the Indiana Pacers, and loves binge-watching chick flicks.