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Ole Bly Pace, III, lawyer. Bar: 1966, United States District Court, Northern and Central District Illinois. Named Illinois Super Lawyer, 2005-2008; named one of the Best Lawyers in American, 2003-2008.


III, Ole Bly Pace, was born in 1939.


AB, Illinois Wesleyan University, 1963. Juris Doctor, University Illinois College of Law, 1966.


Law clerk Appellate Court Justice A. J. Scheineman. Special assistant attorney general, 1968—1980. Partner Ward, Murray, Pace & Johnson.

Board director Northwestern Steel & Wire Company, First National Bank, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois, Mercantile Bank, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois. United States Army, 1958-1960.


Past president Sterling Chamber of Commerce, Sinnissippi Mental Health Center. Fellow: Illinois Bar Foundation. Member: American Bar Association, Illinois Community College Attorneys Association (board member, vice chair), Illinois Academy of Lawyers (board regents, chancellor), National Association of College and University Attorneys, Whiteside County Bar Association (past president), Illinois State Bar Association (board governor 1995—2001, third vice president 2001, president 2004, Board of Governor award 1989), Order of Coif, Phi Delta Phi.