Admitted to the Illinois Bar in 1979, Clay Cox practices primarily in the areas of
business organization law, including corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies, estate planning and probate and tax law.
While serving as a bankruptcy trustee, Clay oversaw thousands of bankruptcy
cases, both large and small. After stepping down from his role as a US Bankruptcy Court Trustee after twenty-two years of service, Clay now offers hisextensive of knowledge of both sides of the bankruptcy process to families and
businesses struggling with financial difficulties.
Clay and his wife Kathleen are the proud parents of two grown sons both
practicing attorneys, Christopher and Patrick.
A resident of Bloomington-Normal for over 30 years, Clay Cox has served the community as President of the McLean County Arts Council, Treasurer of the Bloomington/Normal YMCA, Secretary of the Illinois Prairie Community
Foundation, and volunteer for youth sports.
University Of Illinois Law
Juris Doctor, 1979
University of Missouri
B.S. Business Administration, 1976
Certified Public Accountant
Illinois Leading Lawyer, 2006 – Present
AV Rating from Martindale-Hubell: The highest rating an attorney can receive
Illinois Society of Certified Public Accountants
McLean County Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
Chairman, Council of Employee Benefits Section, 1987-1988