Denise Risinger

Denise website Paralegal

Denise graduated from Illinois State University, cum laude, with a BA in English and received her Paralegal Certificate from Illinois Central College. She has served on the executive board of the  Central Illinois Paralegal Association every year since 2010 and was a featured speaker in 2014 where she presented: “Illinois Civil Discovery: A Paralegal’s Opportunity to Excel.” Denise enjoys traveling, reading, and spending time with her children and grandchildren.

Susan Harris

Susan websiteParalegal

Susan Harris is a Paralegal and Intern Coordinator in our office. She graduated with her B.A. in Cinema & Photography, concentrating in Screenwriting, from Southern Illinois University (Carbondale), cum laude, in 2010 and subsequently obtained her Paralegal Certificate after completing the Legal Studies Program at Illinois State University in 2013. She was inducted into the National Paralegal Honor Society, Lambda Epsilon Chi, in recognition of her high scholastic attainment in Paralegal Studies. Susan joined the firm in May 2012 as a paralegal intern and was thereafter hired as a full time paralegal.

Susan grew up in Pontiac and currently resides in LeRoy with her domestic partner, Brian, her Border Collie and two cats. Outside of her time in our office, she works part-time as a Dog Trainer at Creation’s Dog Training Center in Normal.

Jennifer Patterson


Joined firm in 2008

Jennifer lives in Pontiac, and her favorite part of working at the Ronda Glenn Law Offices is interacting directly with clients. She is proud of her daughter who is working and attending college, both full-time.


Samantha Haynes-Nickson

Office Manager

Joined firm in 2011

Samantha hails from Chicago and graduated from Millikin University with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.  She resides in Bloomington with her son, Brandon.