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Keyt Shares Expertise at Township Officials of Illinois Annual Conference

11/15/2022

Andy Keyt, Chair of Heyl Royster's Governmental Practice, joined the 115th Township Officials of Illinois Annual Conference, "Step Up to the Plate for Township Government," to discuss how to best manage intergovernmental agreements by avoiding costly mistakes and potential disputes. The event, at the Crown Plaza in Springfield, Il, was held on November 13-15 and included exhibitors, presentations, a silent auction, networking, and more. For more information about TOI and the events they offer, please visit https://www.toi.org/.

The Township Officials of Illinois (TOI), organized in 1907, serves as a resource center for state and federal legislative agencies and its member townships. The organization's attention to and involvement with the legislative process enables it to exert influence on behalf of its member units and report to them on decisions that affect their functioning.

Andy Keyt advises public bodies in all areas such as litigation, risk management, contracting and procurement, employment, corporate governance, and sunshine laws. He also focuses on the representation of public and private bodies in land use and zoning procedure and litigation. Andy represents numerous private-sector clients in litigation throughout the state of Illinois. He has handled numerous trials, mediations, and arbitrations. His litigation clients include public bodies, renewable energy companies, equipment manufacturers, premises owners, miners, and contractors. He handles cases throughout Illinois, in state and federal courts, and in multi-district litigation. In addition to his duties to the firm, he serves on the Peoria County Zoning Board of Appeals, and previously served on the University of Illinois Extension Peoria County Advisory Council.