B.A. Northwestern University (Double Major: Chemistry-Psychology) | 1978
J.D. University of Illinois College of Law | 1981


Illinois Supreme Court (admitted to full practice in Illinois) | 1981
United States District Court – Northern District of Illinois
United States District Court – Central District of Illinois
United States Court of Appeals – 7th Circuit


Lake County Government

First Full Time Staff Attorney working for the Judges of the Circuit
Court of the 19th Judicial Circuit – Lake County, Illinois

Assistant State’s Attorney – Civil Division representing and advising various Departments within County Government as their counsel

Bruce A. Slivnick, Attorney At Law – Private Practice of Law since 1987
Adjunct Faculty – Roosevelt University Paralegal Studies Program since 1996

Over this 20 year period I have taught Legal Research, Legal Writing, Pre-Trial Litigation, Trial and Post Trial Litigation, Commercial/Contract Law, Real Estate Law. I will be teaching Probate/Wills & Trust Law during Fall 2017.

I have also provided a Continuing Legal Education Seminar to Attorneys related to Illinois State Appellate Court practice.