Amy L. Purham is an experienced school law, and labor and employment law attorney, representing both public and private sector clients.
Ms. Purham provides legal services and counseling in collective bargaining agreement negotiation and interpretation, tenured teacher and employee dismissal hearings and procedures, administrative litigation matters, unfair labor practice charges, employee discipline, and other matters.
Her labor and school law experience includes arbitrating labor grievances and disputes, as well as drafting, reviewing, and revising policy, legal opinions, resolutions, and other legal documents.
Ms. Purham earned her Bachelor of Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana, and went on to earn her Juris Doctorate from Northern Illinois University College of Law.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
- School Law
- Labor and Employment Law
- J.D., Northern Illinois University College of Law
- B.S., University of Illinois at Urbana
ADMITTED TO PRACTICE
- State of Illinois
- U. S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois