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Ms. Kraft is a partner in the law firm of Thomson & Weintraub. She concentrates her practice in family law and real estate matters. She additionally handles matters in business law and general civil litigation. She is also a registered 11th Circuit family mediator.
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 1991
U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois, 1992
Hourly Rate: $210.00/hour
Retainer: Varies by case
Date of Birth: 1966
Law School: University of Illinois College of Law,J.D., 1991
Law School Honors/Involvement: cum laude; Harno Scholar; Dean's List
Undergraduate School: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1988
Undergraduate School Honors/Involvement: Ma-Wan-Da, Senior 100; Omicron Delta Kappa
Ms. Kraft began her practice of law in 1991 as an associate in the law firm of Hinshaw & Culbertson in Rockford, Illinois. In 1992, she returned to Bloomington, Illinois and joined the law firm of Thomson & Weintraub, where she has since become a partner.
Bar/Professional Association Involvement:
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
McLean County Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
American Bar Association
Robert C. Underwood Chapter of the American Inns of Court
Saints' Alumni Association
Illini Club of McLean County
Prairie State Legal Services
Advisory board member; fund-raising committee
Ms. Kraft has presented at professional seminars through the Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education, the Family Law Section of the Illinois State Bar Association and Lorman.
Thomson & Weintraub is a general practice firm, which was founded in Bloomington in 1941. The firm engages in the practice of family law, adoption law, real estate transactions, business law, employment law (including discrimination), personal injury, criminal defense, estate planning and probate, worker's compensation and civil and commercial litigation.
Ms. Kraft is married with two children.
Parking is available on the street and in the Lincoln-Douglas parking garage at the corner of Front and East Streets.