Carrie M. Buddingh
Carrie Buddingh is an attorney with the law firm of Bellock & Coogan, Ltd.; she joined the firm in 2010 and became a partner in 2015. Her areas of practice are Estate Planning, Estate Administration, Business Law and Real Estate Transactions.
Ms. Buddingh graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with a minor in Business Administration from the University of Iowa. In 2007, she went on to receive her Juris Doctor from the John Marshall Law School in Chicago and has been practicing law in the Chicago suburbs ever since. Prior to turning her focus towards a legal career, Ms. Buddingh honed her business skills at a regional strategic marketing firm.
Ms. Buddingh is a member of the DuPage County Estate Planning Council and the DuPage County Bar Association. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for the United Way of Metropolitan Chicago and is the Chair of its West Suburban Regional Board. She has also been a featured columnist in the Naperville Sun. Ms. Buddingh has been named an Influential Women in Business by the Daily Herald Business Ledger. In her free time, Ms. Buddingh enjoys cooking, entertaining, and spending time with her family and friends.
Areas of Practice
John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
Juris Doctor - 2007
University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
Bachelor of Arts - 2003
Major: Political Science
Minor: Business Administration
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