CHARLES R. REA

FOR DEKALB COUNTY

STATE'S ATTORNEY

Vote Republican March 15, 2016

experience

Over 30 YeARS OF EXPERIENCE

 

1990-present

Private Practice in DeKalb and Surrounding Counties: over 20 Jury Trials/over 250 Bench Trials, ranging from DUI to Homicide

 

1984-1990

DuPage County State’s Attorney’s Office

60 Jury Trials/over 160 Bench Trials, ranging from DUI to Homicide

    1986-1990 Felony Division/Major Crimes Unit

    1985-1986 Misdemeanor Division

    1984-1985 Civil Division

 

1981-1984

United States Court of Appeals (7th Circuit), Deputy Clerk

 

1983-1984

Illinois Attorney General's Office (Trial Division), law clerk

 

1989-1990 (College of DuPage)

Adjunct Professor, Criminal Law

 

1991-1993

Illinois Secretary of State, Administrative Hearing Prosecutor

 

1991-1996

Big Rock Township, Township Attorney

 

 

PROFESSIONAL AWARDS

 

Prairie State Legal Services

Certificate of Appreciation, 1998-present

 

Mutual Ground, Inc.

Certificate of Appreciation, 1991-1998

Special Recognition for Outstanding Service, May 1996

 

DuPage County State’s Attorney’s Office

State’s Attorney Employees' Choice Award (Prosecutor of the Year), 1986

Edsel Award, Most Felony Trials, 1987

Numerous individual commendations from multiple law enforcement agencies, 1984-1990

Special Commendation for Outstanding Service, 1990

 

DuPage Metropolitan Enforcement Group (DUMEG)

Certificate of Appreciation, 1989

 

Naperville Police Department

Certificate of Appreciation, 1989

 

Illinois State Police

Outstanding Narcotics Prosecution Award, 1988-89

 

 

 

Paid for by Charles. R. Rea for State's Attorney

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