Robin Babcox-Poole


Practice Areas

    •    Civil Litigation
    •    Personal Injury/Tort law
    •    Police Law
    •    Medicare Compliance Consultation
    •    Trusts and Estates
    •    General Law Practice

Education

    •    Rockford East High School, Rockford, Illinois
        •    Illinois State Scholar, Who’s Who
    
    •    Rock Valley College, Rockford, Illinois
        •    A.S., General Sciences
                                
    •    Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois
        •    B.S., Biological Sciences
        
    •    University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
        •    M.S., Medical Pathology
        •    Pathologist Assistant Program, ASCP Fellowship
        
    •    Northern Illinois University College of Law, DeKalb, Illinois
        •    J.D., Magna Cum Laude
        •    Law Review Member
        •    Winner of the 1L Closing Argument Competition

Admissions to Practice

    •    State of Illinois, 2014
    •    United States District Court for Northern District of Illinois, General Bar and Trial Bar, 2014

Professional Membership and Committees

    •    Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA) member, 2014-present
    •    Winnebago County Bar Association (WCBA) member, 2014-present
    •    Boone County Bar Association (BCBA) member, 2017-present

Additional Training

    •    ICHCC Medicare Set-Aside Certified Consultant, 2015-present

Community

    •    Rockford Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Rockford, 2016/2017 Class    
    •    Rockford Day Nursery, Board Member, 2016-present
    •    Pro Bono services for the Zeke Giorgi Legal Clinic, 2015-2017
    •    National Wheelchair Basketball Association Regional Classifier, 2017-present
    •    Rockford Junior Chariots’ Parent Booster Club, 2017-present
    •    Past member of the Rockford Chariots Wheelchair Athletic Association
    

Biography

Robin was born and raised in Rockford, Illinois. Before becoming an attorney, Robin practiced as a Pathologists’ Assistant in surgical and autopsy pathology. Prior to joining the firm, her practice of law was focused on Medicare compliance in workers’ compensation cases. During law school, Robin was a member of the Northern Illinois University Law Review, a clerk for the Seventeenth Judicial Circuit Court, a 711 intern with the Boone County Public Defender’s Office, and completed a one-year internship with the Federal Defender Program of the Northern District of Illinois, Western Division.   

Robin, her husband, and their three children reside in Belvidere, Illinois. Robin is a huge fan of wheelchair basketball and her son’s wheelchair basketball team, the Rockford Junior Chariots.