Member Groups

Local Government Law Roster

  • Jeffrey S. Berkbigler, City of Edwardsville, Edwardsville, Chair
  • Joshua D. Herman, Miller Hall & Triggs LLC, Peoria, Vice-Chair
  • Sonni C. Williams, City of Lockport, Lockport, Secretary
  • Sheryl H. Churney, Myers Berry O'Conor & Churney Ltd, Streator, Ex-Officio
  • Carlos S. Arevalo, SmithAmundsen LLC, Woodstock, Member
  • Claudia E. Castro, Illinois State Board of Education, Chicago, Member
  • Karen J. Dimond, Cook County Public Defender's Office, Niles, Member
  • Matthew S. Dionne, St. Louis, Member
  • Patrick T. Driscoll, Jr., Cook County Dept of Administrative Hearings, Chicago, Member
  • Rita E. Elsner, Wheaton, Member
  • James V. Ferolo, Klein Thorpe and Jenkins Ltd, Chicago, Member
  • Todd Fleming, Fleming & Fleming Ltd, O Fallon, Member
  • Brian D. Flynn, Flynn Guymon & Garavalia, Belleville, Member
  • Jennifer Lynn Gover Bannon, City of Champaign, Champaign, Member
  • Michael T. Jurusik, Klein Thorpe & Jenkins Ltd, Chicago, Member
  • Herbert J. Klein, Jacob & Klein Ltd, Peru, Member
  • Hannah Reed Lamore, Mahoney Silverman & Cross LLC, Joliet, Member
  • Phillip B. Lenzini, Kavanagh Scully Sudow White & Frederick, Peoria, Member
  • John McCauley, Law Office of C John McCauley, Palatine, Member
  • Joseph E. McMenamin, Springfield, Member
  • Kathleen Field Orr, Kathleen Field Orr & Associates, Chicago, Member
  • Natalie L. Pesin, Matuszewich & Kelly LLP, Crystal Lake, Member
  • Amy M. Rupiper, Foltz & Rupiper, Monticello, Member
  • Michael J. Smoron, Zukowski Rogers Flood & McArdle, Crystal Lake, Member
  • Marjorie A. Swanson, Esq, Mahoney Silverman & Cross LLC, Joliet, Member
  • Rick Joseph Veenstra, City of Aurora, Wood Dale, Member
  • Yordana J. Wysocki, Hervas Condon& Bersani PC, Itasca, Member/Newsletter Editor
  • Hon. Kenneth Wright, Jr., Chicago, Board Liaison
  • Blake Howard, Illinois State Bar Association, Chicago, Staff Liaison
  • Carol A. Casey, Office of the Public Guardian, Chicago, CLE Committee Liaison

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