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Rebecca O'Neill

Clinical Professor of Law




University Service:

Annually serves on committees of Southern Illinois University School of Law

Professional Service:

Mediation Association of Southern Illinois member, 1998 to present

Medicare Beneficiary Advisory Counsel, former member

Family Law Pro Bone Project, serve as pro bono counsel

Professor for the Administrative Office of Illinois Courts

Jackson County Bar Association Treasurer, 1997 to present

Presenter at numerous professional seminars for the medical community

Presenter at numerous professional seminars for service providers for the elderly

First Judicial Circuit Restorative Justice Committee Member, 2000 to present

Illinois Guardianship Association, member

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, member

Community Service:

Recipient of the Lindell W. Sturgis Memorial Public Service Award presented by Southern Illinois University Board of Trustees, May 2005

Routinely give presentations to social workers, hospitals, nursing homes, and senior citizens groups on health care law, estate planning, and other areas of law.

Served as Licensed Foster Parent

Marion Cultural and Civic Center Board Member

Artstarts Company President of the Board of Directors

Paradise Alley Players Member

Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, Former President of Church Council

Marion Soccer Association, Former Coach

Southern Illinois Bullets Baseball, Parent Volunteer





Room 122
Kaplan Hall
Mailcode 6804
Carbondale, IL 62901
(618) 536-4423