Kathy Pine head shot

Kathleen L. Pine

Commissioner

Kathleen has over 35 years of experience representing hospitals and physicians in medical malpractice cases in Illinois and Missouri. She has been an attorney at Sandberg Phoenix since 1984 and a shareholder since 1989.

In 2003, Kathy opened Sandberg Phoenix’s first branch office in Carbondale, Ill. The office serves central and southern Illinois by offering legal advice and defense to businesses, hospitals, and physicians.

Kathy is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, Jackson County Bar Association, Missouri Bar Association, Sandberg Phoenix Diversity Committee, and various federal bar associations. She is also an active member and past President of the Southern Illinois Inn of Court.

Kathy holds a J.D. from Southern Illinois University School of Law and a B.A. from Illinois State University. She was appointed to the Commission on Professionalism in 2021.