Brent Amato

Brent Amato, J.D.

Brent Amato serves as Chicagoland Law Student & Attorney Ministries Field Staff. Brent serves as the coordinator of our Project Barnabas, which seeks to identify and train lawyers in the later stages of their careers as mentors and encouragers.

Brent is a family man, married to Sherrie since 1976, father of two adult married children, Jason and Kristin and grandfather to David, Blaze, Lincoln, Skylar, and Faith. He practiced business/corporate law in the Chicagoland area since 1976 and recently retired as Vice-President, General Counsel for Heritage-Crystal Clean, a publicly-traded company. Brent has served through the Christian Legal Society (former President and Board member; primarily in law student ministries) and Peacemaker Ministries (as a Certified Conciliator, mentor and teacher).

Attorney and Law Student Ministries, Chicagoland Coordinator