Biography  


John L. McGehee

Education: United Township High School, East Moline, IL – 1979

Augustana College, Rock Island, IL – B.A. – 1983

Drake Law School, Des Moines, IA – J.D. – 1989

 

License: Illinois Attorney – 1989

Iowa Attorney – 1990

 

Partner: McGehee, Boling, Whitmire – 1989 – 2012

 

Public Service: Elected Rock Island County State's Attorney – December 1, 2012

Re-elected as State's Attorney – December 1, 2016

Past Village Attorney, Port Byron, IL

 

Community Service: President, Rock Island County Bar Association

President, East Moline-Silvis Rotary

Ethics Officer, Quad City Metropolitan Airport Authority

Pro-Bono Attorney of the Year, Prairie State Legal Services

 

Awards: Outstanding Cooperation and Performance in Law Enforcement, Mid-States Organized Crime Information Center

 

Previous lectures for Law Enforcement Agencies in Rock Island County – 2014 - Present