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Deborah Sally Benton, American lawyer, editor. Bar: Illinois 1983. Board directors Downers Grove School District, 1985-1989; member Downers Grove Junior Women's Club, 1985-1989. Member American Bar Association, Sweet Briar College Alumnae Association.

Background

Benton, Deborah Sally was born on March 27, 1958 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Edward J. and Sally C. Kocik.

Education

Student, University Exeter, England, 1978. Bachelor, Sweet Briar College, 1979. Juris Doctor, John Marshall Law School, 1983.

Career

Attorney Ambrose & Cushing, Professional Corporation, Chicago, 1982-1984. Private practice law Downers Grove, Illinois, 1984-1989. Editor Callaghan & Company, Deerfield, Illinois, 1987-1988.

Editor Association Trial Lawyers of America, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1983.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Illinois Actions and Remedies, 1992, (with others) Worker's Compensation Claims Management, 1994.

Membership

Board directors Downers Grove School District, 1985-1989. Member Downers Grove Junior Women's Club, 1985-1989. Member American Bar Association, Sweet Briar College Alumnae Association.

Connections

Married Douglas J. Benton, May 23, 1981. 1 child, Diane.

father:
Edward J.

mother:
Sally C. Kocik

spouse:
Douglas J. Benton

child:
Diane Benton