Attorney Robert V. Monfort has over twenty-five years of legal experience to his name. A graduate of the DePaul University Law School in Chicago, he is a Public Defender and private practitioner in Jasper County. In addition to the Law, he was a Superior Court judge for about ten years, and the Director for Partners for a Drug Free Jasper County for over eighteen years. He is a member of the Lions, VFW, Rotary, and American Legion. He is a retired Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Marine Corps, where he was an aviator and squadron commander of HML 776.
Attorney Monfort was awarded the Kankakee Valley Publisher's Reader's Choice Award for "Best Lawyer in Jasper County" in 2016.