On June 7, 2018, Alice L. Sackett (’91) was sworn in as president of the Kane County Bar Association.
Alice is a managing partner founding member of Turner & Sackett, LLC with offices in Sycamore and Geneva, IL. Her primary areas of practice are personal injury, wrongful death and workers’ compensation. She previously served as an Assistant State’s Attorney in Kane County for thirteen years.
During the course of her career, Alice has been an extremely active member in the legal community. As a member of the Kane County Bar Association, Alice served on the Elder Care, Disability and Mental Health, Bench and Bar, Diversity, Women in the Law, and Workers’ Compensation Committees. She was then elected to the position of Director on the KCBA Board of Managers and worked her way up through the ranks as Secretary/Treasurer, Vice President, and now President.
Alice is also a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and on its Standing Committee for Women in the Law. She is a member of numerous other associations including the DeKalb County Bar Association, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, American Association for Justice, and Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Association. She has also served on the Kane County Mental Health Protocol Task Force and the Kane County Crisis Intervention Task Force, where she was a founding member and on the instructional staff.