Congratulations to Ann M. Williams on Winning State Representative Seat!

Ann M. Williams is the Illinois State Representative for the 11th district on Chicago’s north side.  The district includes the Chicago neighborhoods of West Lakeview, Roscoe Village and North Center, as well as parts of Lincoln Park and Lincoln Square.

Ms. Williams began her legal career as a staff attorney for the Illinois House of Representatives and served as legal counsel to various House committees. She then went to work as a law clerk, clerking at the Illinois Appellate Court, First District.

Ms. Williams first came to Storino, Ramello & Durkin in 1999 as an associate attorney. With the election of Lisa Madigan as the Illinois Attorney General, Ann became the Attorney General’s Legislative Director and served in this position for almost 5 years.

As an Assistant Attorney General with Lisa Madigan’s office, she was responsible for helping craft and implement key parts of the Attorney General’s public interest agenda, including protecting women and children from sex offenders, preventing consumer fraud, and creating openness and accountability in state government.

Ms. Williams received her undergraduate degree from University of Iowa in 1991, where she majored in journalism and political science.  She graduated from Drake University Law School in Des Moines, Iowa, in 1994. 

She returned to the firm in 2010 where she practices municipal law.