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title insurance executive

Paul Edward Bender, American Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)Property, real (including real estate development, water)Bankruptcylawyer. Member American Bar Association, Peoria Bar Association (chairman real estate committee 1983-1984.


Bender, Paul Edward was born on June 5, 1951 in Decatur, Illinois, United States. Son of Kenneth Donald and Martha Rosalie (Heinzelmann) Bender.


Bachelor, Millikin University, 1973. Juris Doctor, Hamline University, 1976. Master of Business Administration, University Phoenix, San Francisco, 1997.


Bar: Minnesota 1976, Illinois 1977, United States District Court (central district) Illinois 1982. Association Halloran & Alfuby, Minneapolis, 1976-1977. Sole practice Bender Law Office, Arthur, Illinois, 1977-1979.

Senior title attorney Chicago Title Insurance Company, Peoria, Illinois, 1979-1982. Partner Cordis & Bender, Princeville, Illinois, 1982-1984. Senior title attorney, Chicago Title Company, Champaign, Illinois, 1984-1988, resident vice president, assistant vice president, manager, 1990-1992, resident vice president, Champaign County manager, 1992-1996, manager McLean County Title Company, 1996^, Decatur Title, 1997^.

President Peoria Evening Optimist Club, 1981-1982, lieutenant governor zone 6 Illinois Optimists, 1982-1983.


The teaching of the Bible is a key in understanding the way by which a person obtains salvation.


The Church must be self-critical before it presumes to be critical of others.


Anyone may appear in hardship and poverty. Never give up in pursuit of happiness and one day you will find yourself in the right place, where God gives the sense of joy and assurances you are looking for.


Member American Bar Association, Peoria Bar Association (chairman real estate committee 1983-1984.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: chess, college basketball.


Married Anne Scartabello, December 31, 1976 (divorced August 1978). 1 child, Anthony.

Kenneth D.

Martha Bender Heinzelmann

Anne Scartabello

Anthony Bender