Member Groups

Government Lawyers Roster

  • Karen J. Dimond, Cook County Public Defender's Office, Niles, Chair
  • Michael S. Jadron, Illinois Department of Corrections, Lockport, Vice-Chair
  • Justin L. Leinenweber, Leinenweber Baroni & Daffada LLC, Chicago, Secretary
  • Marylou L. Kent, Illinois Dept of Transportation, Springfield, Ex-Officio
  • Evan Bruno, Bruno Law Offices LLC, Urbana, Member
  • Patrick T. Driscoll, Jr., Cook County Dept of Administrative Hearings, Chicago, Member
  • Jessica R. Durkin, Office of the Attorney General, Chicago, Member
  • Barbara Goeben, Guardianship & Advocacy Commission, Alton, Member
  • Jennifer Lynn Gover Bannon, City of Champaign, Champaign, Member
  • Rex L. Gradeless, II, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Springfield, Member
  • Kathryn A. Kelly, US Attorney's Office Northern Dist of IL, Chicago, Member
  • Kathryn Kohls, IL Ofc of State's Attorneys Appellate Prosecutor, Elgin, Member
  • Phillip B. Lenzini, Kavanagh Scully Sudow White & Frederick, Peoria, Member
  • Kilby C. Macfadden, Office of the Attorney General, Glenview, Member
  • Mary L. Milano, IL Guardianship & Advocacy Commission, Chicago, Member
  • Robert L. Miller, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Member/Newsletter Editor
  • Peter Joseph Orlowicz, US Railroad Retirement Board, Lombard, Member
  • Oscar Pina, Office of the Illinois Attorney General, Chicago, Member
  • Athena T. Taite, ARDC, Chicago, Member/CLE Coordinator
  • Paul D. Thompson, Illinois Secretary of State, Springfield, Member
  • Hon. E. Kenneth Wright, Jr., Chicago, Board Liaison
  • Melissa L. Burkholder, Illinois State Bar Association, Chicago, Staff Liaison
  • Edward W. Huntley, Springfield, CLE Committee Liaison
  • Emily R. Vivian, Glen Carbon, Associate Editor