|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||1979||05/16/2017|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers||National Trial Lawyers||2014|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2006|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2005|
|Assistant Appellate Defender||Illinois Appellate Defender||1981 - 1984|
|Attorney||Illinois Appellate Defender||1979 - 1980|
|Illinois State Bar Association Employee Benefits Newsletter||Representing Gender-Variant People in Claims of Employment Discrimination By Private Employers||2010|
|University of Illinois College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1979|
|Cornell University||N/A||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1976|
|How to Defend a Misdemeanor Case||The Use and Presentation of the Affirmative Defense and Self Defense and Misdemeanor Charges of Resisting Arrest and Battery of a Police Officer Based on the Evidence of the Use of Excessive Force Used By The Police||2008|
Posted by Asma Shah
Ms. Joanie Wimmer has helped me with a very difficult interstate custody case and has represented me as my Illinois attorney in this case. She has been with me every step of the way to guide me and support me and has simply shown the highest level of kindness, professionalism, integrity and ethics in handling my case. Joanie is a lawyer with a heart. She is a lawyer who cares about her clients and families and children. She is a champion for children's safety. Joanie has a heart and passion for people and her profession. She has championed to fight for civil rights and her clients her entire career and she is truly respected by judges and her peers. The judges hold her in high esteem because of her track record and professionalism. Ms. Joanie Wimmer is simply the best attorney and truly a gem of a person. I can not thank her enough for all she has done for me and respect her with all my heart. There is none like her in her field. Ms. Joanie Wimmer is just a brilliant and amazing attorney and the most compassionate attorney. She truly cares. She is the best!
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