Millennium Magazine_9th Ed

297 Millennium - A Marquis Who’s Who Magazine LAW AND LAW ENFORCEMENT Millennium Magazine Featured Listee PARTNER Roussos & Barnhart, PLC Norfolk, VA LAWYER Everette A. Braden, Attorney at Law Chicago, IL KELLY M. BARNHART A partner with Roussos & Barnhart, PLC, Kelly M. Barnhart has over 16 years’ experience representing clients throughout Virginia. She focuses her legal practice in the areas of financial disputes, business bankruptcy, business litigation, consumer bankruptcy matters, contracts, tax matters and business law. Ms. Barnhart is admitted to practice before all of the state courts of Virginia, the U.S. Bankruptcy Courts for the Eastern andWestern Districts of Virginia, and the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern andWestern Districts of Virginia. Notably, she has been named among the Legal Elite in Virginia in the area of bankruptcy and creditors’ rights since 2015, a Super Lawyer since 2013 and a Rising Star. She was also named to the 2020 Lawdragon 500 Leading U.S. Bankruptcy and Restructuring Lawyers list. Ms. Barnhart is a member of the Virginia State Bar Association, Virginia Bar Association and Tidewater Bankruptcy Bar Association. She previously served as president of the Tidewater Bankruptcy Bar Association and former chair of the bankruptcy section of the Virginia Bar Association. She currently sits on the board of the bankruptcy section of the Virginia State Bar. For more information, visit https:// Recognized among the 100 Top Lawyers in the Country, Everette A. Braden has excelled as an attorney and judge in Chicago since the early 1960s. At the inception of his career, he was a property and insurance consultant for the Cook County Sheriff’s Office prior to becoming a trial attorney with the Office of the Cook County Public Defender in 1969. Holding the position for seven years, he was promoted to supervising trial attorney in 1976. Shortly thereafter, he served as an associate judge for the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County between 1977 and 1987. He remains an attorney with Everette A. Braden, Attorney at Law. Drawing upon a BS from Northwestern University and a JD from the John Marshall Law School, Mr. Braden was admitted to practice law in Illinois, as well as before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois and the Supreme Court of the United States. He has earned a Meritorious Service Award from the Cook County Bar Association, an Award of Merit from the Illinois Judges Association and a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Illinois Judicial Council Foundation. EVERETTE A. BRADEN, JD