Janaki Nair
Janaki Nair
Janaki Nair


Law School:
  • University of Illinois (J.D., 2002)
  • Cum laude
Undergraduate School:
  • University of Chicago (B.A., Law, Letters & Society, 1999) Special honors
 Admitted to Practice:
  • Illinois, 2002
  • Elias, Meginnes & Seghetti, P.C., 2002-present Member, 2008-present
Bar Admissions:
  • Illinois, 2002
  • (U.S.) Central District of Illinois, 2003
  • (U.S.) Seventh Circuit Appellate Court, 2005
  • (U.S.) Southern District of Illinois, 2010
Appointments and Memberships:
  • Hearing Board of the Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission of the Supreme Court of Illinois, 2010-present  [Panel Chair, March 1, 2016-present]
  • The Abraham Lincoln Court (f/k/a Abraham Lincoln Inn of the American Inns of Court), 2004-present. Executive Committee, 2009-2015 (President, 2012-2013)
  • Peoria Promise Foundation, Board of Directors, 2015-present
    Secretary, 2015-present
  • Friends of Peoria Regional Learning Center, Board of Directors, 2017-present
  • Peoria County Bar Association, 2002-present; Illinois State Bar Association, 2002-present; American Bar Association, 2003-present
Honors & Distinctions:
  • Illinois Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, 2009-2018
Recent Presentations:
  • Presenter, Professional Responsibility Seminar, provided by the Peoria County Bar Association, “Use and Misuse of Social Media: Solicitation of Clients,” October, 2017 Presenter, Civil Practice Seminar, provided by the Peoria