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Nemura

 

Nemura

Education

  • Washington University St. Louis, Missouri, Juris Doctorate (1994)
  • Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota, B.A. (1991)
    • Honors, Senior Thesis
  • Benet Academy, Lisle, Illinois (1987)

Experience

  • Kendall County State’s Attorney Office (2010 – 2017)
      First Assistant State’s Attorney
  • Independent Special Prosecutor: Kane, Grundy, McHenry counties
  • Kane County State’s Attorney Office (2000 – 2010)
    • Priority Prosecutor
    • Narcotics Unit Supervisor
    • Child Advocacy Center
    • DuPage County State’s Attorney Office (1994 – 2000)
  • Kendall County State’s Attorney Office (2010 – 2017)
  • B.A., Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, University of Illinois – Champaign (1978)
  • Domestic Violence Unit
  • Special Prosecution/Public Integrity Unit

Practice Areas

  • Civil Rights Investigations and Litigation
  • Complex Internal Organizational Investigations (Corporate/Business/Institutional)
  • Civil Litigation, including personal injury, defamation, foreclosure and contract litigation
  • Municipal defense litigation
  • Appellate litigation in State and Federal Court
  • Criminal law, including homicide, narcotics, and financial crimes

Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • Federal Trial Bar, Northern District of Illinois
  • State of Illinois

Awards/Professional Recognition

  • Highly recommended, DuPage Bar Association Judicial Candidate (2016 – 2017)
  • Prosecutor of the Year, Kane County (2007)
  • Star of Distinction, Chicago Crime Commission (2007)

Awards/Professional Recognition

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • DuPage County Bar Association
  • Kendall County Bar Association
  • Kane County Bar Association

Notable cases/investigations