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Robert W. Dodd (in Memoriam)

Robert W. DoddLocation: Champaign, Illinois

Our colleague Robert W. Dodd passed away in March 2013.

Robert Dodd was president and managing attorney, and has maintained his own law practice since receiving his J.D. from the University of Illinois in 1974. His primary responsibilities in the practice were profit and non-profit corporations, business organization, real estate and advice to start-up companies. In addition to his work with agricultural cooperatives and small companies, he had a particular interest in family law matters and the needs of the elderly and developmentally disabled. Robert also served as a Champaign City Council member, Champaign mayor and provided continuing leadership in the business community.

Areas of Practice

  • Business
  • Estate Planning
  • Real Estate
  • Family Law
  • Agricultural Law/Cooperatives

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1974
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois, 1974


  • University of Illinois College of Law, Champaign, Illinois
    • J.D. - 1974
  • Pontifical College Josephinum, Columbus, Ohio
    • B.A. (Magna Cum Laude) - 1960
    • Major: Philosophy


  • Co-Op Law
  • Agricultural Law

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member, 1974 - Present
  • Champaign County Bar Association, Member, 1974 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Mayor, City of Champaign, 1983 - 1987

Pro Bono Activities

  • Non-profit Organizations, 1974 - Present
  • Family Law Cases, 1974 - Present

Ancillary Businesses

  • Solar Power
  • Bio-Mass Energy

With Almost 40 years experience of achieving the full legal goals of countless clients, our firm enjoys a reputation as the law firm to turn to in East-Central Illinois for results-driven and caring, responsive legal assistance.