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Published Works and Presentations

Preparation and Presentation of “Admissibility of Children’s Statements”, Lake County Bar Association Family Law Seminar, 2000

Preparation of “How to Get a Petitioner His License Back after it Has Been Revoked for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol” A Publication of the Lake County Bar
Association, The Docket, September, 2001, Volume VIII, No. 9

Preparation and Presentation of “Discussion of Supreme Court Rule 137 for the Family Law Practitioner” Family Law Seminar, Washington D.C. April, 2008

Presentation of "Start Making Sense of Divorce" Seminar, JCYS Buffalo Grove, Illinois, January, 2009

Preparation of "Contribution to College for the Lay Person," Lake County Bar Association, College of Lake County, People’s Law School, February, 2009

Preparation and Presentation of “Write What You Mean and Mean What You Write. Ambiguity of Marital Settlement Agreement and the Admission of Parole Evidence” Family Law Seminar, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico March, 2009

Preparation and Presentation of “Retroactive Relief in Child Support and Maintenance Cases” Lake County Bar Association Family Law Seminar, April, 2010

Preparation and Presentation of “Admissibility of Hearsay Statements by Children”, Lake County Bar Association Family Law Seminar, Puerto Rico, February, 2011

Preparation and Presentation of “Social Media and Its Admission into Evidence” Lake County Bar Association, Greenbelt Cultural Center, North Chicago, Illinois June, 2011

Preparation and Presentation of “Purchasing a Home in Contemplation of Marriage”, Lake County Bar Association Real Estate Division, October, 2012

Presentation of "Understanding Parenting Agreements," Lake County Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, Waukegan, Illinois February, 2013

Preparation and Presentation of “Trial Issues” Guardian Ad Litem/Child Representative Training Seminar, College of Lake County, September, 2016

 

            


    Associations

     ● Lake County Bar Association

                President 2012-2013 / Ex-Officio

                    2013-2014
                First Vice President 2011-2012
                Second Vice President 2010-2011
                Secretary 2008-2010
                Member at Large 2007-2008
                Member 1993 to present


     ● Family Law Committee

                Family Law Advisory Group (FLAG)

                    2013-2014
                 Chair of Subcommittee drafting “Divorce
                      Pro Se Guidebook” 2014, 2015 and 2016

                Subcommittee for drafting of Local Court Rule
                      for Financial Experts 2016

                Subcommittee for planning Guardian Ad Litem/
                     Child Representative Training 2012, 2014, 2016

               

     ● Lake County Bar Foundation

                Board Member 2015-2017

                   

     ● Association of Woman’s Attorneys

                 President 2004-2006

                 Vice President 2002-2004
                 Board Member 1998-2002
                 Member 1994 to present
               

     ● Illinois Bar Association

                  Member 1993-present
                  Teen Court Judge 2007-2012