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Matthew Joseph Dunn

assistant attorney general

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 Science.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 division, 1988-1990, chief, 1990-1994, chief environmental enforcement/asbestos litigation division, since 1995.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1984.

Membership

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

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hunting, weightlifting.

Connections

father:
Joseph Louis Dunn

mother:
Martha Ann (Foulk) Dunn