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Stephen M. Komie

Stephen M. Komie, American attorney. Illinois State Bar Association board Governors award 1991., Recipient National Public Service award Association of Trial Lawyers of America 1994., Certificate Appreciation by Chicago Bar June 1984, February 1987 and by Illinois State Bar Association June 1986, September 1990, October 1990.

Background

  • Komie, Stephen M. was born on January 22, 1949 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Leonard D. and Miriam Komie.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Arizona, 1970. Master of Arts in Russian History, University Arizona, 1973. Juris Doctor, DePaul University, Chicago, 1976.

    Career

    • Principal Buffalo Grove (Illinois) Law Offices Ltd., 1977-1986. Member Komie & Associates, Chicago, since 1976. Principal Drunken Drivers Defense Lawyers of Illinois Ltd., Chicago, since 1982.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Illinois 1976, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1976, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1976, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1982, United States District Court (central district) Illinois 1984, United States District Court (northern district) Indiana 1985, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1989, United States District Court (eastern district) Michigan 1995, United States Supreme Court 1993, United States District Court (Southern dists) Illinois, United States District Court (eastern District) Missouri, United States Tax Court and Illinois Supreme Court.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association (solo practice and small firm practice task force 1990-1992, elected member criminal justice section council, since 1995), Illinois Bar Association (member assembly 1985-1991, vice chairman 1988-1989, chairman 1989-1990, vice chairman committee professionalism 1990-1991, chair since 1991, board governors 1992-1998, 99—, secretary 1997-1998), Chicago Bar Association (chairman criminal law committee 1983-1984, defense of prisoners committee 1986-1987), National Association Criminal Defense Lawyers (parliamentarian 1988-1989, 90-91, board directors 1983-1986), Illinois Bar Foundation (board directors 1988-1990, 92—), Illinois Attorneys for Criminal Justice (treasurer 1991-1992), Lincoln Inn of Court, International Bar Association (chair family law committee).

    Connections

    • Children: Stewart Micheal O'Malley Komie and Lauren Jane Catherine Komie.
    • father: Leonard D.
    • mother: Miriam Komie
    • child: Stewart Micheal O'Malley Komie and Lauren Jane Catherine Komie
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    Born January 22, 1949
    (age 68)
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