Curtis Eric Edlund

Attorney At Law


Curtis is a founding partner of Larsen, Edlund, and Ernest, PC.  A graduate of Loyola University School of Law, he was admitted to practice law in Illinois in 1977.  Curtis was admitted as a member of the bar for the  U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, in 1977; U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit, in 1978; and the United States Supreme Court in 1980.


Legal Education

Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Chicago, Illinois, 1977 JD
Honors: J.S. Rich Moot Court

Representative Case


                                                                                                                  Taylor v. Meirick, 714 F2d 1112 (7th Circuit 1983)

Classes & Seminars Taught

~Instructor, Appellate Advocacy Program, Loyola University School of Law, Chicago
~Instructor, Real Estate Law, Civil Litigation, and Civil Discovery Seminars, Northwest Suburban Bar Association
~Guest Lecturer, Business Law, Oakton Community College
~Presenter, Removal of Land Registered in the Illinois Torrens System, Northwest Suburban Bar Association
~Presenter, Production of Documents and Inspection of Real Estate – Rule 214 Litigation, Northwest Suburban Bar Association


Professional Associations & Memberships

Illinois State Bar Association
Northwest Suburban Bar Association
Lutheran Estate Planning Counsel, Charter Member
Northwest Suburban Estate Planning Counsel Member
City of Park Ridge Alderman, 1985-1993
     Procedures and Regulations Committee Chairman
     Board of Local Improvements Chairman
     Planning and Zoning Commission Liaison
Kiwanis Club of Park Ridge (noon), Past President
Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce, Past President


Honors & Awards

   ~Giles Sutherland Rich Award, American Patent Law Association, 1976
   ~Who’s Who in American Law, 4th Edition, Northwest Suburban Bar Association, 1988
   ~Park Ridge Citizen of the Year, 1992   

~2015 Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce Community Stars President’s Choice Award Winner