Billie J. Constant
Billie J. Constant is a committed attorney with a fervent determination to provide her clients with the legal representation they need and deserve. She initially got her start in the legal field working as a Legal Assistant in 2004. While working with clients as a Legal Assistant, she realized her passion for the legal field and wanted to do all she could to fight for justice so she decided to continue her education and earn her Law Degree. Billie earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Bowling Green State University and then went on to receive her J.D. at SIU School of Law in Carbondale.
While in law school, Billie was nominated as class speaker, served as a Women’s Bar Foundation Scholar, Event Coordinator for the Women’s Law Forum, Treasurer of the Hispanic Law Student Association, and was an ABA Representative for the Student Bar Association. Additionally, she was the Vice President of the Military Law Society and a member of the Women of Diversity and Black Student Law Association.
While seeking her legal degree, Billie gained valuable experience as a Judicial Extern for the North Carolina Business Court for the Honorable James L. Gale. She also worked as an Intern in the Johnson County State’s Attorney where she participated in criminal court hearings under Illinois Supreme Court Rule 711.
Currently, Billie serves on the Illinois State Bar Association Related Education Standing Committee and is a Committee member for the Jackson County Bar Association Joint CLE. She is eager to use her legal knowledge and experience to help clients in their pursuit of justice and maximum compensation.
In her free time, Billie enjoys traveling and raising money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis and Make-A-Wish of Illinois.