Joanne Krol

Counsel for McKnight & Kitzinger
fax 312.463.9401

Joanne M. Krol is an Associate at McKnight & Kitzinger. She is a member of the Illinois bar and earned her J.D. from Loyola University Chicago School of Law in 2014.

While at Loyola, Ms. Krol was a Publications Editor of the Loyola Consumer Law Review Journal and Member of the Annals of Health Law Journal. She also served as a legal writing tutor for first-year legal writing classes and as a student clinician in the Business Law Clinic and Federal Tax Clinic. She earned CALI Awards for her coursework in Legal Writing and Documenting and Negotiating Financial Transactions, and was a judicial extern with the Honorable Thomas R. Allen in the Chancery Division at the Circuit Court of Cook County.

Prior to joining McKnight & Kitzinger, Ms. Krol was an attorney at the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. Ms. Krol represented the Department in court proceedings prosecuting the violations of various businesses and professionals, and assisted in drafting regulations and implementing the new Illinois Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Act.

Prior to law school, Ms. Krol earned her B.A. from the University of Wisconsin- Madison in 2009, where she studied Political Science and Communications.


  • J.D., Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Chicago, Illinois, 2014
  • B.A., University of Wisconsin- Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, 2009


  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association


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