Urbance, Elizabeth A.

1 North Old State Capitol PlazaSuite 200Post Office Box 5131Springfield, IL 62705

Updated: 09/30/2016


Elizabeth A. Urbance joined Sorling, Northrup, Hanna, Cullen & Cochran, Ltd. in 1994. She concentrates her practice in real estate issues, has authored several articles for trade publications, and is a licensed continuing education instructor for a large trade association.

From 1990 to 1994, Ms. Urbance served as Assistant Vice President and Trust Officer of First of America Trust Company, Springfield, Illinois. Her responsibilities included the administration of estates...


Office Info

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Associate

Practice Areas

  • Real Estate

Representative Clients

  • Illinois Association of REALTORS


Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1992
  • Missouri, 1987

Other Affiliations

  • Springfield Old Capitol Art Fair, 1990 - Present (Various - Chair of 2000 Bd. of Director)
  • Junior League of Springfield, 1990 - 1998 (Communications Chair (1997))

Classes and Seminars

  • License Law Y2K Course, Illinois Association of Realtors, 1999 - 2000
  • Rules Plus, Illinois Association of Realtors, 2000

Past Positions

  • Sorling, Northrup, Hanna, Cullen and Cochran, Ltd., Associate Attorney, 1994 - Present
  • First of America Trust Company, Assistant Vice President and Trust Officer, 1989 - 1994
  • Hawkins, Brydon, Swearengen and England, P.C., Associate Attorney, 1987 - 1989
  • Hawkins, Brydon, Swearengen and England, P.C., Law Clerk, 1985
  • Office of the Circuit Clerk, Assistant Small Claims Clerk, 1986 - 1987
  • Illinois National Bank, Teller, 1981 - 1984


  • University of Missouri Columbia School of Law, Columbia, Missouri, 1987
  • Western Illinois University, Macomb, Illinois, 1984
    Honors: magna cum laude
    Major: Finance with emphasis in banking and investments


Published Works

  • "Law Review" or "Heard it on the Hotline", Illinois REALTOR Magazine, Quarterly, 1994

Office Information


1 North Old State Capitol PlazaSuite 200Post Office Box 5131Springfield, IL 62705


  • (217) 522-3173


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