February Virtual Training: Changes to the Notary Law

Last Year, the General Assembly made changes to the laws governing Notaries Public in the State of Illinois. This includes additional requirements around record keeping and other matters. Attorney Brian Armstrong of Luetkehans, Brady, Garner & Armstrong, LLC will present on these changes and present a brief overview of all laws impacting notaries.

Brian joined Luetkehans, Brady, Garner & Armstrong in 2000 and is a partner. Brian represents various governmental entities and officials both as general counsel and in litigation, including municipalities, counties, townships, road districts and other public bodies. Brian advises such bodies on their authority and obligations under their respective governing statutes, negotiates and drafts contracts and intergovernmental agreements, drafts policies, resolutions and ordinances and advises them on proper procedures. Brian also regularly represents governmental entities and officials in litigation in state and federal courts, and has co-authored chapters on defending public entities and officials in civil rights cases and tort cases.

Brian graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with Honors in 1991 and received his law degree with Honors from Chicago-Kent College of Law in 1996.

Brian is the co-author of a practice guide on the tort liability of school districts, has contributed to a practice guide on the civil rights liability of governmental entities and is published in the area of insurance coverage law. Brian and his wife have resided in Wheaton, Illinois since 1996.