Therese E. Edmiston

Associate Attorney at Keough & Moody, P.C.
tee@kmlegal.com
630-369-2700 x212

Areas of Practice

Therese joined the firm in 2016.  She represents community associations in various transactional and litigation matters, including the collection of assessments.  Immediately prior to joining the firm, Therese worked in civil legal aid in Chicago.  She represented youth in special education matters and indigent individuals in expunging juvenile and criminal records.  This involved regular appearances at school board hearings, the Cook County Juvenile Court, and the Cook County Criminal Court.  Therese’s other previous legal experience includes representing and advising the Illinois State Charter School Commission as well as school boards in Texas.

Education and Admissions

Therese received her undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois in Champaign in 2007. After college she was a high school teacher in Texas. She received her J.D. from the University of Texas in Austin in 2013. During law school, Therese was on staff for the Texas Journal on Civil Liberties and Civil Rights and authored a law review article published in that same journal.

Therese was admitted to practice law in the State of Illinois in 2013.