Lawyer-KristinHofer_tnKristin Thomas graduated with honors from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, majoring in Natural Resources and Environmental Science, with a minor in Business. While at U of I, Kristin studied abroad in Aix-en-Provence, France, and was very active with the MDA Foundation, Phi Alpha Delta and Volunteer Illini Project. While in law school, she clerked at a Chicago plaintiff’s worker’s compensation and personal injury firm, a family law firm, and served as a research assistant for Professor Diane Kaplan to study the effectiveness of Safe Haven Laws. Prior to joining Inman & Fitzgibbons, Ltd., Kristin worked as a volunteer attorney for First Defense Legal Aid, an organization that provides 24 hour emergency criminal representation for individuals in Chicago police custody. She is a member and very involved with the Women’s Bar Association of Illinois, and co-chair of the Young Lawyers Committee. Kristin is also a member of the Chicago Bar Association and the Illinois State Bar Association.

Bar Admissions

2009 Illinois
2009 The United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

Education

2009 The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois Juris Doctor
2006 University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois Bachelor of Science in Natural Resources and Environmental Science

Past Employment Positions

2010 The Law Offices of Darren A. Fish, Attorney
2009 – 2010 First Defense Legal Aid, Volunteer Attorney
2007-2008 Brustin & Lundblad, Ltd, Law Clerk
2009-2010

2008 – 2009

The John Marshall Law School, Research Assistant

Organizations

2008-Present Women’s Bar Association

Workers’ Compensation Venues

Kristin A. Thomas attends the following Workers’ Compensation Hearing venues;

Geneva Zone 4: Kane County
Mount Vernon Zone 1: Jefferson County

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Areas of Practice

General Insurance Defense
Workers' Compensation Defense

Contact

Phone:(312) 422-0550
Fax:(312) 422-1825