Judge LaShonda A. Hunt - Biography

Appointed
Appointed for a fourteen year term of office pursuant to 28 U.S.C § 152 beginning January 6, 2017.
Education
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, B.S.,1992; University of Michigan Law School, JD, 1995.
Other Government Service
Staff Attorney, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit; Law Clerk to the Honorable William J. Hibbler, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois; Assistant United States Attorney, Northern District of Illinois; Chief Legal Counsel, Illinois Department of Corrections; General Counsel, Illinois Department of Central Management Services.
Prior Employment
Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal; Exelon Business Services Company.
Professional Organizations
Black Women Lawyers' Association of Greater Chicago, Inc. (President - 2015; Vice President - 2014; Board Member at Large - 2013); Chicago Bar Association; National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges; American Law Institute (2016); Leadership Greater Chicago Fellow (Class of 2013).