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Alumnus Vincent Cornelius ('89) Featured in Chicago Lawyer Magazine

NIU College of Law alumnus Vincent Cornelius ('89) was featured in the September 2013 edition of Chicago Lawyer magazine.  Writer Dustin J. Seibert profiled Cornelius, detailing his goals, his inspirations, and his professional journey.  

Cornelius was elected Thrid Vice-President of the Illinois State Bar Association in May of 2013.  He is in line to become ISBA President in 2016, which will make him the first African-American president of the organization, the largest bar organization in Illinois at over 32,000 members.  Cornelius is the principal of the Law Offices of Vincent F. Cornelius, with offices in Wheaton and Joliet, IL.  He has also served as host of the NIU Law Minority Reception since 2004.

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For more information, contact:
Melody Mitchell
Alumni Events & Public Relations
(815) 753-9655 or mmitchell@niu.edu