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
  • Edward W. Huntley, Springfield, Ex-Officio
  • Deborah K. Besserman, Besserman Law Office LLC, Edwardsville, Member
  • Carol A. Casey, Office of the Public Guardian, Chicago, Member
  • Anita M. DeCarlo, Ankin Law Office LLC, Chicago, Member
  • Nancy G. Easum, Easum Law Office, Springfield, 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
  • Eric P. Hanson, Mahoney Silverman & Cross LLC, Joliet, Member
  • John J. Johnston, Dixon and Johnston, Belleville, Member
  • Brittany B. Kimble, The Law Offices of Brittany B Kimble, Maywood, Member
  • Pamela J. Kuzniar, Haid and Teich LLP, Chicago, Member
  • Kenny Andrew Matuszewski, Westchester, 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
  • Chantelle A. Porter, A Traub & Associates, Lombard, Member
  • Hon. Martin W. Siemer, Effingham County Govt Ctr, Effingham, Member
  • Randy Randall Cox, Feldman Wasser Draper & Cox, Springfield, Board Liaison
  • Jeanne B. Heaton, Illinois State Bar Association, Springfield, Staff Liaison