Coaches

Brooks Locke

Brooks Locke – Brooks is a graduate of Wheaton College (1998) and earned his law degree from the University of Illinois (2003). He was an Assistant State’s Attorney in DuPage County from 2003-2010 was a solo practitioner from 2010-2018, focusing primarily on criminal defense and in 2018 returned to prosecution in the DeKalb County State’s Attorney’s Office. He was the founding coach of the Wheaton College Mock Trial team in 2010.

Diane Michalak

Diane Michalak – Diane is a graduate of the University of Iowa (1999) where she competed for 2 seasons with the UI Mock Trial team. She earned her law degree from Chicago-Kent College of Law (Dec. 2002) and has been an Assistant State’s Attorney for DuPage County since 2003. She joined the coaching staff of WCMT in 2011. She is a member of the AMTA Board of Directors.