Professional Honors

AWARDS

Illinois “Super Lawyer” Distinction in Elder Law
Most Valuable Volunteer Award, Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education

MEMBERSHIPS

Board Member, Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education 2010-2011
Advisory Board Member, John Marshall Law School Elder Law Program, 2010-2011
Illinois State Bar Association, 1994 – 2011
Member of the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States of America, April 2009
Member of the American Association of Attorney-Certified Public Accountants, 2009-2010
Member of the Bar of the United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 2003
Member of the Bar of the State of Illinois, 1994
College of DuPage Paralegal Program Advisory Council, 2007-2009
American Association of Attorney-Certified Public Accountants, 2008-2009
Board of Directors, Bensenville Home Society, “Lifelink” 2008-2009
Board of Directors, Ray Graham Association for People with Disabilities, 2006-2009
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, 2003-2011
Fall 2007 Institute Planning Committee
Telephonic Education Committee, 2006-2007
Illinois Chapter Treasurer, 2007-2011
Chair, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 “UnProgram”
Oak Park Township Senior Services Committee, 2006-2007
DuPage County Senior Services Commission Health Committee 2004-2005
DuPage County Estate Planning Council Member, 2007-2011
DuPage County Bar Association 2003-2009
Estate Planning Committee, 2003-2009
Real Estate Law Committee, 2003-2005
Chicago Bar Association 1995-2005
Employee Benefits Law Committee, 1995-2002, Chairman 1999-2000
Elder Law Committee, 2003-2005
Trust and Estates Committee, 2003-2005
Board Member, American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries, Benefits Council of Chicago, 1999-2002
Park District of Oak Park Infrastructure Committee, 2000-2001
Certified Public Accountant, May 1991