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Phone: 618-216-5217
Bassett & Gabriel Law Office, P.C.
Offering exceptional client service in Wood River, Illinois.

Amy M. Gabriel

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Partner

Location:

Wood River, Illinois

Phone:

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618-254-0144

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Amy M. Gabriel

Partner

Location:

Wood River, Illinois

Phone:

Fax:

618-254-0144

Email:

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Amy practiced law alongside both Merle Bassett and Rene Bassett-Butler for many years in Madison County and is honored to join their family business as Rene's law partner. Amy shares the same philosphy of both Merle and Rene in being a supportive advocate and providing clients thoughtful legal advice. Amy's care and desire to help her clients is her priority and what drives her in this profession.

Amy M. Gabriel has been in practice for over twenty years, representing clients in both civil and criminal court. Amy has advocated for survivors of abuse or neglect as a prosecutroe at the Madison County State's Attorney's Office and also for injured victims of negligence due to toxic substances or defective medical devices.

Areas Of Practice

  • Estate Planning/Probate 50%
  • Municipalty Law 30%
  • Real Estate 10%
  • Landlord/Tenant 10%

Litigation

  • 50%

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1999
  • Missouri, 2000

Education

  • Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
    • J.D. - 1999
  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Chapmpaign, Illinois
    • B.S. - 1996
    • Major: Business Administration

Honors and Awards

  • YWCA Southwestern Illinois Woman of Distinction Honoree, 2021

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member, 1999 to Present
  • Madison County Bar Association, Member, 1999 to Present
  • St. Clair County Bar Association
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • National Trial Lawyers Top 100, Member, 2019 to 2021

Classes and Seminars

  • Instructor, Report Writing, Southern Illinois Law Enforcement Commission (S.I.L.E.C.), 2012 to 2014
  • Instructor, Introductory and Advanced Trainings for Child Abuse Investigations, S.I.L.E.C., 2013 to 2014

Past Positions

  • Madison County State's Attorney's Office, Assistant State's Attorney, 2001 to 2015
  • The Gori Law Firm, Associate Attorney, 2015 to 2022