Meet Linda Coyle


Linda Coyle is a lawyer and a mom.  Along with her husband Shaun and two high-school age children, she lives in Park Ridge.   


  • Currently serves as Litigation Counsel at CN Railroad managing all litigation for the northern U.S.
  • Trained Arbitrator through the Cook County Circuit Courts
  • Served as an Administrative Hearing Judge (Illinois Tollway)
  • Experienced Trial Attorney
  • Member of the Illinois Bar and the Federal Trial Bar


  • Member of Maine School District 207 Community Advisory Council (2014-present)
  • Commissioner, City of Park Ridge Planning & Zoning Commission (2013-present)
  • Past member of Park Ridge Police Chief's Advisory Board
  • Past Treasurer and Member of Park Ridge Community Women
  • Parishioner, St. Paul of the Cross Church
  • Parent Volunteer at Field Elementary School (Promotion Party Committee, Room Parent) and Emerson Middle School
  • Volunteer:  Feed my Starving Children
  • Volunteer:  Uncle Pete's Ministry (Providing meals to those in need)


  • JD, Loyola University School of Law
  • BA, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign