Taja has a kind way with people, but don’t let that fool you. She is a fierce advocate for her clients. Trained by fire with her extensive experience as Senior Felony Assistant with the Winnebago County Public Defender’s Office where she was responsible for litigating homicide and major drug cases. Taja combines this extensive courtroom experience with her experience in the County’s first Rehabilitative Court that focused on a collaborative approach to resolution of issues. This unique combination of litigation experience and collaborative resolution focus allows Taja the ability to resolve the complex issues that face individuals and business entities in today’s world.