Robert T. Park  
       






Education
 
  • University of Illinois (B.A., Political Science, with Honors 1968)
  • University of Illinois (J.D., 1973)
 
 
Bar Admissions
 
  • Illinois, 1973
  • Iowa, 1984
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois, 1973
  • U.S. Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, 1977
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1977
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Iowa, 2006
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 2010
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Iowa, 2011

Honors

  • Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel
    • Distinguished Service Award, 1995
    • Commitment Award, 2005
  • Chicago Magazine, Illinois Super Lawyer List, 2005-current
     
 
Professional Affiliations

  • Member, Rock Island County Bar Association (President, 2010-2012)
  • Member, Scott County Bar Association
  • Member, Civil Practice Section Council, Illinois State Bar Association (2004-current)
  • Member, Insurance Law Section Council, Illinois State Bar Association (2010-2015)
  • Member, Legislation Committee, Illinois State Bar Association (2010 - current)
  • Assembly, Illinois State Bar Association (1993-2001, 2007-2013)
  • Past Member, General Practice Section Council, Illinois State Bar Association
  • Past Member, Tort Law Section Council, Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chair, Civil Practice Section Council, Illinois State Bar Association (2009-2010)
  • Member, Board of Directors, Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel (1993-2005)
  • Past Co-Chair, Civil Practice and Procedure Committee, Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel
  • Past Co-Chair, Diversity in Participation Committee, Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel
  • Editor-In-Chief, Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel Quarterly (2003-2004)
     
 
Community Service

  • Member, Rock Island Optimist Club (1989 - current)
  • President, Rock Island Optimist Club (1991 - 1992)
  • Treasurer, Rock Island Optimist Club (2010 - 2012)
 
 
Contributing Author
 
  • Authored a chapter on Notice and Cooperation in Commercial and Professional Liability Insurance, Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education, 2008 and 2012
  • Authored a chapter on Duties of Policyholders and Insurers in Illinois Insurance Law, Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education, 2009 and 2011
 
Practice Areas