Found “Qualified” or “Recommended” by ALL Evaluating Bar Associations
Heather Kent Strongly Believes in Giving Back to the Community She Serves.
Having served as an assistant state’s attorney for over 13 years, Heather Kent’s legal career has been firmly rooted in public service. Ms. Kent has gained extensive trial experience, litigating hundreds of bench and jury trials, evidentiary motions, and hearings. That experience has been invaluable. In finding Ms. Kent qualified for judicial office, the Chicago Bar Association noted: “Ms. Kent has extensive trial experience and is well regarded by defense counsel and the judges before whom she appears for her knowledge of the law, legal ability, and excellent demeanor.”
• Sexual assault & domestic violence prosecutor
• Experienced trial attorney
• Chicago native, lives on the Northwest side
• Married, mother of two young sons