Member Groups

Federal Taxation Roster

  • George E. Marifian, Mathis Marifian & Richter Ltd, Belleville, Chair
  • Lawrence R. Krupp, Kessler Orlean Silver Co, Deerfield, Vice-Chair/CLE Coordinator
  • Nancy Franks-Straus, Golan & Christie LLP, Chicago, Secretary
  • Leonard S. DeFranco, DeFranco Law Firm, Villa Park, Ex-Officio
  • Michelle A Borman, Ernst & Young LLP, Chicago, Member
  • James O. Creech, III, Law Offices of James O Creech, Chicago, Member/Newsletter Editor
  • William T. Kaplan, Kavanagh Grumley & Gorbold LLC, Joliet, Member
  • James C. Krupp, Krupp & Krupp, DeKalb, Member
  • Clair L. Penner, Nepple Law PLC, Moline, Member
  • Philip D. Speicher, Mathis Marifian & Richter Ltd, Belleville, Member
  • Ryan A. Walsh, Hamilton Thies & Lorch LLP, Chicago, Member
  • John W. Westmoreland, Edward Jones, Wentzville, Member
  • Jane Zhao, Center for Economic Progress, Chicago, Member
  • Frank A. Sommario, Romanucci & Blandin LLC, Chicago, Board Liaison
  • Mary M. Grant, Kenilworth, Staff Liaison
  • Carey C. Gill, Barrett Twomey Broom Hughes & Hoke LLP, Carbondale, CLE Committee Liaison