October 15, 2013
Carmen P. Forte Jr. joined the law firm of Klein, Thorpe & Jenkins, Ltd. as an associate attorney. Forte received his undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame and his law degree from the John Marshall Law School. Forte counsels Illinois municipalities, school districts, special districts and corporate clients. He also serves as local prosecutor for various municipalities, and as a commissioner on the Village of Elmwood Park Plan and Zoning Commission. Previously, Forte served as an assistant state¿s attorney in the Cook County State¿s Attorney¿s Office.