Clark Hill Attorney Ray J. Koenig III to Present on The Civil Union Act at the Chicago Bar Association’s Continuing Legal Education Seminar
CHICAGO, IL - Clark Hill attorney Ray J. Koenig III will put forward applicable advice for audiences during his seminar covering the Illinois Religious Freedom Protection and Civil Union Act, before it takes effect June 1, 2011. The assembly, sponsored by the CBA’s Continuing Legal Education Committee, will expand on who is affected by the act, possible challenges associated with the implementation of the law, the interpretation of provisions, existing conflicts between state and federal laws, along with a host of additional helpful information. The seminar will be held at the Chicago Bar Association in Chicago, IL on April 20 from 1:30-5:45 pm. To register for this event, log onto www.chicagobar.org .
Ray J. Koenig III is a member in Clark Hill’s Litigation Practice Group in its Chicago office. He practices in the areas of probate litigation, trust litigation, fiduciary litigation, elder law, estate planning, and estate administration, with an emphasis on will, trust, guardianship, and advance directive contests and other fiduciary litigation. Koenig has represented individuals, families, financial institutions, medical institutions, and governmental organizations in all areas of his practice. Koenig has extensive trial, appellate and mediation experience in state and federal courts.
Koenig is frequently appointed Guardian Ad Litem and defense counsel by judges in guardianship cases, and has been appointed Special Administrator in probate matters. Koenig has also been appointed Special Assistant Attorney General in numerous matters. While a student at DePaul University College of Law, Koenig was a member of Moot Court and took first place in the all-school Negotiations Competition. More recently, Koenig served on a task force formed by the Commissioner of the City of Chicago Department on Aging to develop and draft legislation to significantly revise the Illinois Elder Abuse and Neglect Act.
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