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Samuel J. Diamond

Attorney in McHenry County

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Samuel  J. Diamond is the founding member of the law firm of Diamond &  LeSueur P.C.   Prior to the establishment of Diamond &  LeSueur in 1982, Mr. Diamond spent 6 years in the office of  the McHenry County  States Attorney and, subsequently, the law  firm of Looze & Kinney,  one of the oldest partnerships in McHenry  County.

Sam Diamond has provided legal services over the years in foreclosure defense, real estate law, family law and domestic relations, wills and trusts, transactional matters and other matters relating to the general practice of law.

Sam Diamond served as Village Attorney for numerous municipalities including  the Village of Richmond, the Village of Spring Grove, the Village of  Prairie Grove and the Village of Island Lake, for whom he served as counsel for over 35 years.

Considered an expert in land development aspects of municipal law, he has lectured to Municipal Officials at McHenry County College on the subjects of annexation agreements, land use, and zoning. He was also a featured speaker at the 2004 Illinois Environmental Law Conference of the Chicago and Illinois State Bar Associations on the subjects of Land Use and Zoning.

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Bar and Court Admissions

Admitted to the Illinois State Bar, 1969
Admitted to the United  States Northern District of Illinois, 1969

Membership / Professional Associations

Assistant  McHenry County States Attorney, 1968-1972
National District  Attorneys Association, 1970


B.S.  & B.A., Business Administration, University of Denver, 1965
J.D.,  Chicago Kent College of Law, 1968

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Jean Butler joins D & L Legal Team

We are pleased to welcome new associate attorney Jean Butler to our law firm. Having earned her J.D. from the DePaul College of Law after graduating magna cum laude from DePaul University, Jean comes to Diamond & LeSueur from the Illinois Justice Corps. Jean is compassionate, a good listener and has a strong work ethic. We believe she brings fresh ideas and will be an excellent addition to our law firm.

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