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Matthew Joseph Dunn

Matthew Joseph Dunn, American assistant attorney general. Bar: Illinois 1984. Recipient Thomas J. White scholarship University Notre Dame, 1983-1984. Member American Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association (environmental control law section council 1992-2000), Chicago Bar Association, Knights of Columbus.

Background

  • Dunn, Matthew Joseph was born on October 28, 1958 in Carlinville, Illinois, United States. Son of Joseph Louis and Martha Ann (Foulk) Dunn.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Social Sci.magna cum laude, Blackburn University, 1981. Juris Doctor cum laude, University Notre Dame, 1984.

    Career

    • Coal miner Monterey Coal Company, Carlinville, 1977-1980. Assistant attorney general State of Illinois, Chicago, since 1985. Member Attorney General's Toxic Waste Strike Force, Chicago, 1985-1987, deputy chief, environmental control div., 1988-1990, chief, 1990-1994, chief environmental enforcement/asbestos litigation division, since 1995.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Illinois 1984.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association (environmental control law section council 1992-2000), Chicago Bar Association, Knights of Columbus.

    Personality

    Interests

    Hunting, weightlifting.

    Connections

    • father: Joseph Louis Dunn
    • mother: Martha Ann (Foulk) Dunn
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    Born October 28, 1958
    (age 58)
    Nationality
    • 1981
      Blackburn University
    • 1984
      University Notre Dame
    • 1977 - 1980
      Coal miner Monterey Coal Company
      Carlinville, Illinois, United States
    • 1985
      assistant, attorney general State of Illinois
      Chicago, Illinois, United States

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