Kent Sinson is a personal injury trial attorney in Chicago, Illinois. Since 2000, Mr. Sinson has proudly advocated for victims in personal injury cases throughout Northern Illinois and the surrounding areas.
A native of Elmhurst, IL, Mr. Sinson received his undergraduate degree in Economics from Hamilton College in Clinton, NY. He also played varsity hockey and varsity football during each of his four years at Hamilton. Mr. Sinson went on to attend DePaul University College of Law where he was a member of the trial advocacy team, and he received his Juris Doctor in 1987. Upon his admission to the Illinois Bar in that same year, he went to work in the Cook County State's Attorney's Office.
As a prosecutor, Mr. Sinson was a staunch advocate for crime victims, and he was responsible for a caseload that included murder, rape, and armed robbery cases. For several years, he was the lead prosecutor in a felony courtroom at the 26th and California courthouse. During his time at the State's Attorney's Office, he took more than 50 felony cases to full jury trials, gaining vast courtroom room experience and polishing his skills as a seasoned litigator.
|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||1987||06/13/2022|
|Award name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2007|
|Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2006|
|Adjunct Professor||DePaul University College of Law||1997 - 2010|
|Trial Lawyer||Cook County State's Attorney's Office||1988 - 2000|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Illinois State Bar Association||Member||1987 - Present|
|Chicago Bar Association||Member||1987 - Present|
|Women's Bar Association of Illinois||Member||1987 - Present|
|Asian American Bar Association||Member||1987 - Present|
|Chinese American Bar Association||Member||1987 - Present|
|Korean American Bar Association||Member||1987 - Present|
|Filipino American Bar Association||Member||1987 - Present|
|National Employment Lawyers Association||Member||1987 - Present|
|Advocates Society (Chicago)||Member||1987 - Present|
|Chicago Lawyer||Kent Sinson Info||2018|
|Chicago Daily Law Bulletin||Jury quick with decision in gender-violence suit||2015|
|Illinois Law Quarterly||Appellate Court||2013|
|DePaul University College of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1987|
|Hamilton College||Bachelor of Arts, Economics||1984|