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Office of the State's Attorney - Patrick D. Kenneally

Speakers Bureau

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Need an interesting and engaging speaker for you next event?  Look no further than the McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office.  We have thirty attorneys who prosecute all manner of crimes and represent the County in all government affairs. We relish opportunities to educate the community about our work, how residents can protect themselves against crime, citizen rights and responsibilities under the law, and County government services.  Best yet, we are willing to volunteer our time and speak at no cost.

Our speakers will:

  • Come to your public library, school or other convenient meeting place;
  • Give your group a general presentation on a legal topic of your choice;
  • Answer questions

Topics Include But Are Not Limited To:

  • State's Attorney's Office Mission and Operations
  • Elder Abuse and Financial Exploitation
  • Domestic Violence
  • DUI
  • Heroin and Controlled Substances
  • Gang Related Activity
  • Child Support Enforcement
  • Freedom of Information Act
  • Human Trafficking
  • Identity Theft
  • Involuntary Mental Health Admissions
  • Open Meetings Act
  • Opioid Addiction/Treatment
  • State's Attorney Check Enforcement Program
  • Sexual Assault
  • Search and Seizure
  • Any other legal/civic related matter

To arrange for a speaker, please contact Carolyn Grobe at 815-334-4159 or [email protected]. Please include information related to your event request (i.e. date, time, location) and your contact information.