Dawn Landwehr

Dawn Landwehr joined the City in 2023 as in-house legal counsel.  Ms. Landwehr has worked and lived in Kankakee County for thirty years, the last 22 years in the City of Kankakee. Her prior positions include serving as a prosecutor, serving as an assistant public defender, and maintaining a private law office for over 20 years.

Ms. Landwehr previously served on the Kankakee Board of Fire and Police Commissioners.

Ms. Landwehr holds a Bachelor of Arts from Olivet Nazarene University, and a Juris Doctor from the John Marshall Law school. 

Contact Us

Contact Us

Dawn Landwehr
In-House Counsel
Phone: 815-936-3559
Email: dllandwehr@citykankakee-il.gov

Lynne Mifflin 
(building code violations and municipal liens)
Phone: 815 933-0504

Emma Butterfield
Adjudication Clerk
(City of Kankakee vehicle stickers and other ordinance violations)
Phone: 815 933-0515

Karla Gifford
FOIA Officer
(FOIA requests)
Phone: 815 936-7310
Email: FOIA@citykankakee-il.gov

Jeremy Shaul
FOIA Officer
(Police Department FOIA Requests)
Phone: 815-936-8217
Email: FOIA@citykankakee-il.gov

For more information, call 815 933-0515

Email:  diradj@citykankakee-il.gov