Member Groups

Employee Benefits Roster

  • Laura L. Pautz, Naperville, Chair
  • Patrick M. Colgan, Geneva, Vice-Chair
  • Bernard G. Peter, Kubasiak Fylstra Thorpe Rotunno PC, Chicago, Secretary
  • Michael Bartolic, The Law Offices of Michael Bartolic LLC, Chicago, Ex-Officio
  • Lori S. Cowdrey Benso, Health Alliance Medical Plans, Urbana, Member
  • Douglas A. Darch, Baker & McKenzie LLP, Chicago, Member/Newsletter Editor
  • Steve Flores, Winston & Strawn LLP, Chicago, Member
  • Prof. Kathryn J. Kennedy, John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Member
  • Robert A. Michalak, Schuyler Roche & Crisham PC, Chicago, Member
  • James A. Nepple, Nepple Law PLC, Moline, Member
  • Robert T. Oleszkiewicz, Chicago, Member
  • Derek A. Schryer, Davis & Campbell LLC, Peoria, Member
  • Bridget C. Duignan, Latherow Law Office, Chicago, Board Liaison
  • Mary M. Grant, Kenilworth, Staff Liaison
  • Michael R. Lied, Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC, Peoria, CLE Committee Liaison
  • F. Richard Skweres, Northern Trust, Chicago, CLE Coordinator
  • Lawrence R. Krupp, Kessler Orlean Silver Co, Deerfield, Associate Editor