Continuing Legal Education

Responsibility for planning and coordinating continuing legal education programs is vested in the Standing Committee on Continuing Legal Education. The committee's primary responsibility is the generation and development of continuing legal education programs. It also approves the scheduling, content and faculty for all continuing legal education proposals developed by other sections and committees, and acts on all requests to co-sponsor programs with other organizations. Consists of chair, vice-chair, secretary and 18 additional members.

CLE Faculty and Coordinators

Committee Roster

  • Timothy J. Storm, Law Office of Timothy J. Storm, Barrington, Chair
  • Annemarie E. Kill, Avery | Kill, LLC, Chicago, Vice-Chair
  • Lisa M. Nyuli, Ariano Hardy Ritt Nyuli Richmond Lytle & Goettel PC, South Elgin, Secretary
  • Carol A. Casey, Office of the Public Guardian, Chicago, Member
  • Anita M. DeCarlo, Ankin Law Office LLC, Chicago, Member
  • Roy Jackson Dent, III, Dent Law Offices, Ltd., Effingham, Member
  • Nancy G. Easum, Easum Law Office, Springfield, Member
  • Eric W. Evans, Granite City, Member
  • Ryan D. Gammelgard, State Farm Automobile Insurance Co, Bloomington, Member
  • Kelly L. Garrett-Hicks, Hicks Spector LLC, Belleville, Member
  • Hon. Carey C. Gill, State of Illinois First Judicial Circuit, Marion, Member
  • Kelli E. Gordon, Feldman Wasser, Springfield, Member
  • John J. Johnston, Dixon and Johnston, Belleville, Member
  • Pamela J. Kuzniar, Haid and Teich LLP, Chicago, Member
  • Kenny Andrew Matuszewski, Braun IP Law LLC, Chicago, Member
  • Heather A. McPherson, McPherson Law Offices, Freeport, Member
  • Paul A. Osborn, Ward Murray Pace & Johnson PC, Sterling, Member
  • Mary F. Petruchius, Prairie State Legal Services, DeKalb, Member
  • Hon. Martin W. Siemer, Effingham County Govt Ctr, Effingham, Member
  • Jean M. Wenger, Chicago-Kent College of Law Library, Chicago, Member
  • Randy Randall Cox, Illinois Appellate Court, Springfield, Board Liaison
  • Jeanne B. Heaton, Illinois State Bar Association, Springfield, Staff Liaison