Susan Malter

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Susan Malter

Susan Malter 203 Brampton Lane Lake Forest, Illinois 60045 (312) 282-5858 [email protected] Education Loyola University of Chicago School of Law J.D., 1991 University of Michigan – Ann Arbor A.B., 1986 Work Experience Political Campaigns for Illinois State Representative and Lake County Board 2017 to 2018 Advocated for redistricting reform, gun safety measures, term-limits on legislative leadership in the General Assembly, better water safety legislation, and transparency in the Illinois budget process during campaigns for Illinois state representative and Lake County Board. Attorney 2014 to 2017 Private advocacy for persons suffering due to systemic or corporate unfairness, poor judgment, or inequality. Insurance contracts, family law (custody matters), corporate winding-down of businesses, 403(b) plan termination, debt collection defense, and abuse of process. Pro bono advocacy in administrative review, family law, guardian ad litem for adults, intellectual property, contracts, social security matters, and evictions (representing both landlords and tenants). Stay-at-home Mom and Volunteer 2001-2014 Founder and Executive Director 1994 to 2001 Profamily Social Service Connections, Inc. Developed a service-providing system for low-income families with schoolchildren. Filmmaker and Art Instructor 1993 to1994 Taught reading through filmmaking to third-grade students at CPS Anthony Overton School. Assistant State’s Attorney 1992 Criminal Appeals Other Nonprofit Experience Bluestem Communications, board chair Shalva, former board member SOS Children’s Villages, former board member McCall Family Foundation, former board member for Here and Now Chicago Community Trust, Young Leadership Group and Young Leadership Fund Theater Building, former board member Gateway Green-Green Tie Ball, former host committee