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Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R)
79th District

Photograph of Representative  </span><span class="heading notranslate">Lindsay Parkhurst (R)

Springfield Office:
209-N Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-5981
District Office:
370 E. Court Street
Kankakee, IL  60901
(815) 523-7779
(815) 304-5987 FAX
Years served: January 2017 - Present

Committee assignments: Appropriations-Public Safety; Child Care Access & Early Childhood; Transportation: Regulation, Roads; Prescription Drug Affordability; Judiciary - Criminal; Judiciary - Civil; Family Law Subcommittee; Juvenile Justice and System Involve.

Biography: Raised in Kankakee. Received BA from University of Illinois, JD from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, and LLM from DePaul University College of Law. Currently practicing as a civil practice trial attorney and criminal defense attorney. Formerly served as Assistant Public Defender and Medical Malpractice defense attorney. She is a citizen legislator who lives in Kankakee with her husband and daughter.

Associated Senator(s): Patrick J. Joyce