Kristin Barnette

Kristin N. Barnette
University of Iowa, 1997
DePaul College of Law, 2004Kralovec, Jambois & Schwartz
Goodman Theatre Building
60 West Randolph, 4th Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60601

Kristin N. Barnette is a trial attorney at Kralovec, Jambois & Schwartz and focuses her practice in the areas of personal injury, wrongful death, medical malpractice, transportation liability, nursing home abuse and neglect, as well as other catastrophic injuries.

Kristin has been an active member of the Women’s Bar Association of Illinois (WBAI) since 2001, co-chairing numerous large scale events and actively participating in many committees.  She currently serves as First Vice President.  She is also on the Board of Directors for the Women’s Bar Foundation and Women Everywhere: Partners in Service Project (WE). For the 2014-2015 Bar year, Kristin Co-Chaired the Annual Dinner and the WBAI Judicial Reception in March. She also served as Co-Chair of the Planning Committee for WE for the second year in a row. 

In addition, Kristin has enjoyed volunteering her time as a Presiding Judge for the YMCA’s annual National Judicial Competitions, and has taught CLE courses on various topics including jury selection, jury instructions, closing arguments, as well as ethics.  

“To me, the WBAI is an open door to limitless opportunities.”