New York Office535 Fifth Avenue, 4th floor
New York, NY 10017
Office: (212) 427-2049
Fax: (212) 202-6077
Illinois Office301 N. Neil Street, Suite 400
Champaign, IL 61820
Office: (217) 531-2179
Skype: Cari.Rincker
cari@rinckerlaw.com

Administrative Team

Carol Petersheim

Part-Time Legal Assistant

Carol works in the Illinois Office located in Downtown Champaign. She graduated from Arthur High School with Honors. She was a stay at home mom until filling the role of part time Legal Assistant at Rincker Law.

Carol grew up in Arthur, IL and currently lives there with her husband and two daughters. She likes to spend her free time with her family and friends. She also enjoys Crossfit, gardening, following her daughters in sports, and reading.


Cheryl Coad

Part-Time Legal Assistant

Cheryl works in the Illinois Office located in Downtown Champaign. She attended Parkland College in Champaign, Illinois. She is retired from the University of Illinois where she worked as an Administrative Secretary in the Office of Real Estate Planning and Services for 21 years. She also served in the Air National Guard as a member of the 183rd Tac Ftr Gp, located in Springfield, Illinois.

She grew up in Tuscola, Illinois; lived in Mahomet for 21 years and now makes her home in Rantoul. Cheryl enjoys gardening, traveling and volunteering for Hospice Hearts, an all-volunteer, foster-based animal rescue based in Champaign-Urbana serving elderly cats and dogs whose owners are no longer able to care for them due to nursing home admission, serious illness, or death.


Ruth Kornegay-Baez

Part-Time Legal Assistant

Ruth holds a B.A. in English Literature from Hunter College of the City University of New York. She worked as a Word Processor at a Manhattan law firm and completed a legal proofreading course with Moritz Legal Proofing before filling the role of Legal Assistant at Rincker Law, PLLC.

Having grown up in Spain, Ruth is a fluent Spanish speaker and often acts as a point of contact for those of our clients who speak Spanish as their first language.

Besides reading books and learning languages, Ruth enjoys music, dance, and hiking.