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Anel Bautista


Anel Bautista was admitted to the Illinois Bar in 2018. Since then she has focused on serving large financial institutions in foreclosure and title related matters. She has recently transitioned to assisting individual clients with their family law, estate planning, real estate, and business law needs.

Prior to joining NN Legal Group, Ms. Bautista spent over 10 years in the banking industry, both as a paralegal and an attorney. She has brought with her this knowledge and experience to serve the clients at NN Legal Group.

Ms. Bautista is a member of several local bar associations, as well as state and national. She is also a member of the Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois and is fluent in written and spoken Spanish.

Ms. Bautista grew up in St. Charles, Illinois and graduated from Northern Illinois University in 2006 with a Bachelor's in Journalism. She is the proud daughter of Mexican immigrant parents and the first in her immediate and extended family to graduate from college, as well as obtain a graduate degree. After obtaining her B.A, Ms. Bautista attended Elgin Community College where she received her Paralegal Certificate and was a founding member, editor, and contributing writer of the college's legal publication The Spartan Law Review. She worked as a paralegal for 7 years and then pursued a law degree. Ms. Bautista continued to work as a paralegal while she attended The John Marshall Law School in Chicago where she was a contributing writer of the school's newspaper The Decisive Utterance. She was also secretary of the John Marshall Law School Corporate Law Association, a member of the Business Enterprise Law Clinic, and a member of the Latino Law Student Association.

Ms. Bautista enjoys reading (especially historical fiction books), cooking (mostly gluten-free and vegetarian recipes), crafting, traveling around the world, and going on long walks with her puppy Philippe.

Practice Areas:


  • The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL, May 2018, J.D.
  • Northern Illinois University, Dekalb, IL, 2006, B.A. Journalism
  • Elgin Community College, Elgin, IL, 2011, Basic Vocational Specialist Certificate, Paralegal


  • Illinois, 2018

Current/Past Affiliations or Offices Held:

  • American Bar Association
  • Illinois Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • DuPage County Bar Association
  • Kane County Bar Association
  • DuPage Association of Women Lawyers
  • Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois

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