New Lenox Family Lawyers

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Jonathan G. Anderson
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Free consultation! Strong and compassionate family law attorney. Call today!

I’m an experienced Chicago family lawyer and will fight for the best results for you and your children. My practice includes simple and complex divorce cases, spousal support, child support, and child custody. Read More »
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Anamaria F. Rivero-Boundas
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Illinois Family Law Attorney

I’ve been a licensed attorney since 2010. My practice focuses on building and protecting families. My practice focuses on family law and adoption. I have a background in litigating contested cases, and have also served... Read More »
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Katie VanDeusen
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Fixed Fee | Exclusively Family Law | Sterling Hughes, LLC (Managing Partner)

I provide patient guidance and thoughtful advice through the painful process of divorce. Your goals and concerns shape my approach to each case. I'm a managing partner serving Chicago, Schaumburg, and surrounding areas. Read More »
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Morgan Given
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Free Consultation! Experienced Legal Advocacy! Know Your Rights in Illinois!

I am a family attorney with exceptional knowledge, experience and dedication. I am committed to providing the highest quality legal services. Visit my website to see client testimonials or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Monika Blacha
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Over 25 Years of Combined Experience, Responsive and Caring Attorneys

I’m an experienced family law attorney and I represent clients throughout Chicago. I provide thoughtful guidance, personal attention, and will work for the best possible outcome for you and your children. Read More »
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Brian W. Reidy
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Orland Park, IL Family Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(708) 580-6767 11528 W. 183rd Place
Suite NE
Orland Park, IL 60467
Offers Video ChatFamily and Divorce
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
I have sat on the other client side of the lawyer-client table, which gives me a unique insight to the emotions that my clients experience. Divorce and child custody matters are never easy on the people involved. It is important to have a lawyer that you can trust during the most difficult time in your life. At Reidy Law Office, we believe in teaching our clients the relevant law and how it relates to the client’s specific situation. Then, we create the specific strategy for the individual client’s case. Our mission is to help people through the difficult times in...
Timothy Reeb
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Joliet, IL Family Law Lawyer
(815) 726-3333 Two Rialto Square
116 N. Chicago Street, Suite 555
Joliet, IL 60432
Family
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
A life-long Will County resident who grew up in Joliet, Timothy Reeb attended grammar school at the Cathedral of St. Raymond and attended high school at Joliet Catholic. Timothy earned his Bachelor's Degree in Commerce from DePaul University and earned his Juris Doctor from Loyola University Chicago, where he graduated in the top 8% of his class. Prior to law school, Timothy was a financial advisor at American Express and owned a small business in Darien, Illinois. As an associate attorney with Reich, Jumbeck & Stole, L.L.P., Timothy focuses his practice exclusively on family law, representing a wide variety...
Mikal Stole
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Joliet, IL Family Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(815) 726-3333 Two Rialto Square
Joliet
Joliet, IL 60432
Family and Real Estate
The John Marshall Law School
Mikal Stole a prominent family law attorney in the Cook, Will, and Grundy Counties. He has successfully represented clients with complex cases involving high net worth estates, child custody disputes (allocation of parental responsibilities), and divorces involving business interests, while also efficiently handling routine matters. Mikal's also writes appellate court briefs on family law matters and is frequently appointed as Guardian ad Litem. Mikal serves as the Co-Chairperson of the Will County Bar Association's Family Law Committee and has been responsible for organizing the annual Family Law Seminar for several years. Mikal presents topics to the Bar Association including...
Nick Bathas
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Mokena, IL Family Law Attorney
(708) 479-8468 11210 Front Street
Mokena, IL 60448
Family, Appeals, Business and Estate Planning
Loyola University of Chicago School of Law
Courtney Mehta
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(815) 726-8500 23 W. Jefferson St.
Joliet, IL 60432
Free ConsultationJoliet, IL Family Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
Family and Divorce
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Courtney Mehta graduated from Chicago-Kent College of Law in 2011. During law school Courtney spent her summers clerking for a Family Law firm. After passing the bar, Courtney began her career working for Mitchell Law Group in Joliet, Illinois. In 2016, Courtney joined Henderson Law & Mediation Center. At Henderson Law & Mediation Center, Courtney concentrates her practice in the areas of Divorce, Separation, Parental Allocation (formerly known as Custody), Guardianship, and Adoption. Courtney is also on the Will County Mediation and Guardian ad Litem lists. She is frequently appointed in those capacities. Courtney is currently a member of the...
Jonathan G. Anderson
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(708) 226-9904 15255 S. 94th Ave
Suite 201
Orland Park, IL 60462
Free ConsultationOrland Park, IL Family Law Lawyer with 39 years experience
Family, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Estate Planning
University of Florida Levin College of Law
Jonathan Anderson is the principal and founding attorney of Anderson & Associates, P.C. Jon orchestrated the growth of the firm from a one-attorney practice to a successful 12-attorney law firm serving the Chicagoland metro area. As one of the most established law firms in the Chicago area focused on family law, their dedicated attorneys uphold the highest standards to achieve the best possible outcomes for their clients. The firm’s additional practice areas include bankruptcy, estate planning, probate, corporate law, real estate, and personal injury matters.

Anderson & Associates, P.C. is conveniently located within the city and suburbs with four offices in...
Anthony Andreano
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Joliet, IL Family Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(815) 954-8175 58 N. Chicago St.
Suite 506
Joliet, IL 60432
Free ConsultationFamily and Divorce
Northern Illinois University
Anthony Andreano is a divorce lawyer in Will County, Illinois with offices in Joliet. Attorneys at the law firm handle family law cases involving uncontested and contested divorces, custody, parental responsibilities, visitation disputes, legal separation, spousal maintenance, child support, paternity, grandparent rights, civil unions, post judgments proceeding, support arrearage calculations and collection and other family law cases. For more information visit us at www.andreanoandlyons.com or call for an immediate consultation over the phone (815) 954-8175
Whitney Cameron
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(815) 726-8500 23 W. Jefferson St.
Joliet, IL 60432
Free ConsultationJoliet, IL Family Law Attorney with 2 years experience
Family and Divorce
The John Marshall Law School
Whitney Cameron was the first of her family to go to college and she got her Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and Economics at Augustana College. She received her Juris Doctorate from The John Marshall Law School in 2017, with honors. Whitney was an editor for The John Marshall Law Review and a member of the The John Marshall Moot Court Honors Program. While studying for her legal degree Whitney devoted over eight credit hours to pro bono and volunteer work. She spent an entire summer in 2016 at the Will County Court House in the Externship Program where...
Barbara Morton
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Joliet, IL Family Law Attorney with 22 years experience
(815) 666-1285 58 N. Chicago Street
Suite 405
Joliet, IL 60432
Family, Divorce, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan
Barbara Morton graduated from the University of Colorado with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication in 1992. Ms. Morton followed her BA with an MBA in Finance and Accounting from Regis University in Colorado Springs, Colorado in 1996. Ms. Morton received her law degree from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan in 1998. She has been licensed to practice law in Illinois since May 1999. Her practice emphasis is in Family law issues, Real Estate, Wills, Powers of Attorney, Traffic and Personal Injury. She has represented clients in litigation matters before Federal and State Courts, arbitration and...
Connie J. Butcher
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(708) 226-9904 15255 West 94th Avenue
Suite 201
Orland Park, IL 60462
Orland Park, IL Family Law Lawyer with 34 years experience
Family, Divorce, Probate and Real Estate
The John Marshall Law School
Connie J. Butcher is a new member of the Anderson & Associates family, and she looks forward to bringing her 30 years of experience in multiple areas of practice to an already very proficient law firm. Her past experience includes being a Partner in a small, two-lawyer firm from 1993 to December 2017 which concentrated in general litigation.

Connie has always focused on what is best for the client in all areas of practice. She agrees with the thoughts of Judge Roti from the Rolling Meadows Judicial Circuit Court of Cook County: "A bad settlement is always better than a good...
Richard Ian Conner
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Free Consultation! Experienced and Knowledgeable Family Law Representation!

I am a skilled family attorney with strong moral and ethical principles. I provide quality legal advocacy and support to those with family law matters. Visit my website for client reviews, call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Madeline Lloyd
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Zealous divorce attorneys serving those in Chicago.

Our team of trusted family law attorneys can handle all of your family law needs, including divorce, custody and support. Read More »
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Mary Szudarek
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Lockport, IL Family Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(815) 836-2600 16612 West 159th Street, Suite 202
Lockport, IL 60441
Free ConsultationFamily and Divorce
DePaul College of Law and Northern Michigan University
Mary Beth Szudarek has been a licensed Illinois attorney since 2008 and has practiced exclusively in Family Law. Prior to joining The Law Offices of Janusonis & Szudarek, P.C., Mary worked for Prairie State Legal Services/Will County Legal Assistance Program assisting the less fortunate with their family law issues. Her experience allowed her to counsel hundreds of Family Law clients with legal problems that impacted all areas of their lives. Family law cases so often involve bankruptcy, tax, foreclosure, credit, social security, insurance, and pension issues; Mary's skills and confidence with financial matters brings a unique and aggressive...
Marilyn  Johnson
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Joliet, IL Family Law Attorney with 40 years experience
(815) 723-8800 15 W Jefferson St
Ste 100
Joliet, IL 60432
Free ConsultationFamily, Bankruptcy, Criminal and Divorce
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Marilyn Johnson is a partner at Johnson & Johnson, Ltd. She has been practicing law for over 30 years, concentrating in the areas of divorce, custody, support, and visitation. She has conducted numerous trials and hearings involving large marital estates and complex child custody issues. Prior to practicing law, Marilyn Johnson was a special education teacher who worked with children with learning disabilities and emotional and behavioral problems. Her vast experience as a lawyer, teacher, and mother has enabled her to acquire a deep, compassionate understanding of the family unit, which has enabled her to counsel clients through the most...
Masah S SamForay
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Joliet, IL Family Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(312) 702-1293 9 E. Jefferson St.
Joliet, IL 60432
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Estate Planning
Indiana University School of Law - Bloomington
Masah S. SamForay, has earned national recognition as a force for her clients. Beyond being recognized as a Top 100 Lawyer, Masah SamForay knows the concerns of clients, intimately. She is a divorcee and working mother who understands what it means to fight for her family during a difficult divorce.

Atty. SamForay is a Co-Founder and Past-President of the Black Bar Association of Will County. She is a member of the Black Women Lawyers’ Association of Greater Chicago, Inc. and served on the 2017-2018 Board and as the Co-Chair of the Small and Solo Firm Committee from 2013-2016. She is a...
Dennise McCann
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Orland Park, IL Family Law Lawyer with 32 years experience
(708) 226-9904 15255 S. 94th Ave
Suite 201
Orland Park, IL 60462
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Estate Planning
The John Marshall Law School
Dennise L. McCann is a Partner Anderson & Associates, P.C. who focuses on complex family law, bankruptcy and probate matters. She has been the managing attorney of the firm's Wheaton office since 2007. Dennise has been a certified mediator and guardian ad litem since 2010. She was nominated for an Inspirational Woman Award in 2012. She served as a career law clerk to the Honorable Susan Pierson Sonderby from 1988 to 1992 and was responsible for reviewing her daily motion call, researching legal issues, drafting opinions and writing speech materials for continuing legal education programs. She graduated from The John...
Christopher Maurer
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Orland Park, IL Family Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(708) 226-9904 15255 S. 94th Ave
Suite 201
Orland Park, IL 60462
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce, Estate Planning and Probate
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Christopher J. Maurer is a licensed Illinois attorney and a Partner at Anderson & Associates, P.C.
Christopher has over two decades of experience. He practices primarily from the firm's Wheaton office and handles cases in DuPage County, Cook County, Kane County, and the other collar counties. He has focused his practice in the area of family law, including divorce issues (contested and uncontested divorces, high-stakes litigation, complex financial and business divorces), adoptions and paternity cases, preparation of prenuptial agreements and postnuptial agreements, custody disputes, establishing visitation schedules, child support calculation and alimony/maintenance determination, grandparent rights, disputes regarding removing children from...
Jason G. Shore
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Joliet, IL Family Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(815) 727-4500 https://criminal-defense.mevorahlaw.com/
58 N. Chicago Street, Suite 500
Joliet, IL 60432
Free ConsultationFamily, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Immigration
DePaul College of Law
Mr. Shore is acutely aware that when an individual contacts Mevorah Law Offices LLC about a legal problem, that for the client it is also a personal problem. In addition to litigating or negotiating settlements in many major cases, Mr. Shore is a skilled listener who is adept at developing and implementing cost effective and winning strategies. Mr. Shore represents divorce and parentage clients in settlement negotiations, pre-trials, hearings, and trials. Mr. Shore is also appointed by the Court to represent minors in custody proceedings. As an appointed guardian for the children (referred to as a Guardian Ad Litem...
Mr. Mark L. Kezy
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Orland Park, IL Family Law Lawyer with 30 years experience
(708) 518-8200 15255 South 94th Avenue
Suite 500
Orland Park, IL 60462
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce, Elder and Probate
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Attorney Kezy is a compassionate attorney who understands the emotions involved in divorce and family law matters. Mark L. Kezy, who is no stranger to the courtroom focuses on providing straight forward, common senses solutions as an alternative to expensive, protracted litigation, while promising aggressive, uncompromising representation in Court when compromise is no longer an option.
Mark Wakenight
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(815) 727-6144 9405 Bormet
Suite 7
Mokena, IL 60448
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatMokena, IL Family Law Attorney with 32 years experience
Family and Divorce
University of Kansas School of Law
We serve clients in Will, Cook and all the Chicago area counties. The Courts and law offices are closed, so we serve remotely. Where ever you live . . . We can help! We welcome your calls and Zooms to talk about it.

Mark T. Wakenight, J.D.
- CFL (Certified Financial Litigator) through AACFL
- 2001 to present Wakenight & Associates, P.C.
- 1988 University of Kansas School of Law, J.D.
-...
Monika Blacha
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Joliet, IL Family Law Attorney with 20 years experience
(630) 445-2355 Two Rialto Square
116 N. Chicago Street, Suite 303
Joliet, IL 60432
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce and Probate
Northwestern University School of Law
Monika M. Blacha provides knowledgeable and experienced legal counsel in the full range of family law matters, including divorce and the difficult decisions that must be made when ending a relationship. Because she understands how stressful resolving divorce issues can be, Monika emphasizes a personal approach with every client, tailoring her legal strategies to each individual’s unique needs. She provides clear communication throughout so her clients understand their options and are always informed on the status of their case.

In addition to family law issues, Monika helps clients navigate the Illinois probate process if a loved one has died. Whether you...
Wayne Johnson
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Joliet, IL Family Law Attorney with 43 years experience
(815) 723-8800 15 W Jefferson St
Ste 100
Joliet, IL 60432
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Wayne Johnson is a partner at Johnson & Johnson, Ltd. He has been practicing law for over 35 years, and his practice focuses primarily on family law, criminal law, bankruptcy law, estate law, and real estate matters. He has conducted numerous trials and court hearings involving large marital estates and complex child custody issues.
Daniel J. Kollias
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Free Consultation! Experienced Family Attorney! Protecting What Matters Most!

I provide exceptional family law representation. I am dedicated to protecting the rights and interests of my clients in all areas of family law! Visit my website for client reviews and call for a free consultation! Read More »
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Axel R. Cerny
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Free Consultation! Exceptional Family Lawyer! Experience Fighting for Families!

With a combination of legal knowledge and skill, I will fight passionately to protect the rights and interests of your family! Visit my website to see case verdicts and settlements, or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Dion U. Davi
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Joliet, IL Family Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(815) 582-4901 58 N. Chicago Street
Suite 102
Joliet, IL 60432
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce, Estate Planning and Real Estate
The John Marshall Law School
Attorney Dion U. Davi has extensive experience in family, real estate and estate planning throughout Illinois. DuPage family law attorney Dion U. Davi is a skilled negotiator who seeks to resolve legal disputes with a favorable settlement whenever possible. When needed, however, he has the skills and experience to effectively and zealously advocate for his clients in court.
Anne C. Fung
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Orland Park, IL Family Law Attorney with 18 years experience
(708) 226-9904 15255 West 94th Avenue
Suite 201
Orland Park, IL 60462
Family
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Anne C. Fung joined Anderson and Associates in 2018. She is based out of the firm’s Wheaton office where she practices mainly family law.

Anne graduated Magna Cum Laude from Messiah College in Grantham, PA with a degree in Social Work in 1996. She worked in the Child Welfare system in Philadelphia before attending law school in Chicago.

Anne was a ChildLaw fellow at Loyola University Chicago School of Law and spent her first summer interning for the American Bar Association Center for Children and the Law in Washington, D.C. and she was on the editorial board of Loyola’s law journal.

After law...
Gonzalo Gomez
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Mokena, IL Family Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(708) 848-4659 9405 Bormet
Suite 7
Mokena, IL 60448
Free ConsultationFamily and Divorce
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Free Consultation - Senior Attorney - experienced in all areas of divorce and family law.

2004 Chicago-Kent College of Law, J.D.
1997 Western Illinois University, B.A.
2008 Police Sergeant Retired
1990 U.S. Army Honorable Discharge

As a police officer Gonzalo was exposed to family law issues such as domestic violence, child abuse, crisis intervention, drug and alcohol abuse, etc.

Gonzalo saw how these people needed his help and he was drawn to the practice of family law.

As a lawyer Gonzalo has dedicated himself to helping clients with divorce and family law problems ever since. These cases include litigation over custody, visitation...
Kyle D. Sellett
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Orland Park, IL Family Law Attorney with 5 years experience
(708) 226-9904 15255 West 94th Avenue
Suite 201
Orland Park, IL 60462
Family, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Estate Planning
The John Marshall Law School
Kyle D. Sellett is based out of the firm’s Schaumburg office, where he practices in a variety of areas of law, including: Divorce, Family Law, Estate Planning, Bankruptcy and Creditor Negotiations. He handles cases in Cook County and the surrounding collar counties.

Mr. Sellett’s legal career began as a Creditor’s Rights attorney and eventually acting as a Supervisor at his previous law firm. During his time practicing in Collection Law, he routinely handled trials, hearings, and other contested matters. His experience in this field makes him an ideal option to handle any case where there are delinquent debts involved. Additionally, he...
Adam Gynac
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Joliet, IL Family Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(815) 582-3600 58 N. Chicago Street, Suite 305
Joliet, IL 60432
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce, Estate Planning and Probate
Northern Illinois University
I'm a trial attorney with extensive courtroom experience. I also teach college classes as an adjunct professor in areas such as criminal law, criminal procedure, business law, business ethics and corrections.

My primary practice focus is family law and domestic relations litigation. My secondary areas of concentration include estate planning and probate.

* 2018 SuperLawyers Top 2.5% Rising Star
* 2018 National Advocates Top 40 Under 40 Attorneys in Illinois in Matrimonial and Family Law
* 2018 Recognized as one of the "Ten Best" Family Law Attorneys in Illinois by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys (AIOFLA)
Mr. Thomas Eric Ost
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Tinley Park, IL Family Law Attorney
(708) 359-1751 7734 Brookside Glen Drive
Tinley Park, IL 60487
Family, Business, Domestic Violence and Estate Planning
Illinois Institute of Technology
I am Thomas Eric Ost. As a former Assistant Public Defender in DuPage County, I handled hundreds of criminal, mental health, and juvenile cases. Those cases ranged from DUIs, Domestic Batteries, and Retail Thefts to Aggravated Batteries and Murder. The police and the prosecutors seem to do their best to dehumanize defendants to everyone including to the defendants themselves. Yet in 23 years of practice, I’ve learned that most people with legal problems are not bad people. They are people who are caught up in a problem a lot bigger than they...
Joseph K. Janusonis
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Lockport, IL Family Law Lawyer with 18 years experience
(815) 836-2600 16612 West 159th Street, Suite 202
Lockport, IL 60441
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce and Elder
Saint Louis University School of Law
Joseph K. Janusonis has been a licensed Illinois attorney since 2001 and has been practicing in the areas of family law and divorce law since 2005. His knowledge of family law and the courts help him in assisting you during these difficult and stressful times. Joseph approaches his cases with the goal of helping you to reach a favorable settlement, however, he is experienced and prepared to take your case to trial, should the need arise. Joseph's extensive experience acting as Mediator and a Guardian Ad Litem gives him additional insight into matters of custody, visitation, and issues related to...
Matthew K Dorich
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Orland Park, IL Family Law Lawyer with 5 years experience
(708) 226-9904 15255 S. 94th Ave., Ste. 201
Orland Park, IL 60462
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce, Estate Planning and Probate
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Matthew Dorich is based out of our Orland Park office, where he practices a variety of areas of law including: Family Law, Divorce, Estate Planning, Creditor Negotiations, and Evictions. He handles cases throughout Cook County and other collar counties.

Mr. Dorich began his career in 2014 at a Chicago-based firm focusing on real estate, mortgage foreclosure defense, and civil litigation. He remained with this office for two years, raising to the position of Senior Associate, before accepting a position at a new firm focusing on Debtor’s Rights. During his time practicing law, Mr. Dorich has routinely handled bench trials, motion hearings,...
Michael Forkan
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Homer Glen, IL Family Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(312) 532-2230 13711 W. 159th Street
Homer Glen, IL 60491
Free ConsultationFamily, DUI, Divorce and Real Estate
John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
At Forkan Law, we provide affordable, effective and personalized legal counsel and representation in the areas of bankruptcy law, criminal defense, divorce and real estate law. With offices in Burr Ridge and Chicago, we serve clients throughout the greater Chicago area of Illinois.
Erin Webster O'Brien
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Joliet, IL Family Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(815) 727-2100 56 North Chicago Street
Joliet, IL 60432
Family and Divorce
DePaul College of Law
Ms. O'Brien graduated with highest honors from Lewis University in May, 2000. She earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree, double majoring in Criminal / Social Justice and American Studies (History Department). While an undergraduate student, she was a member of the Scholars Academy, Pre-Law Club, and Mock Trial Team. Ms. O'Brien was also admitted to the Phi Alpha Theta National History Honors Society and the Delta Epsilon Sigma National Catholic Honors Society. She received the Senior Departmental Award for American Studies in 2000. In 2001, Ms. O'Brien worked for Target Corporation as a human resources manager where she recruited...
Dean Wilhelm Taradash
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Zealous divorce attorneys serving those in Chicago.

Our team of trusted family law attorneys can handle all of your family law needs, including divorce, custody and support. Read More »
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Maria G. Antoniolli
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Free Consultation! Knowledgeable Attorney! Zealous Family Law Representation!

I am an experienced and skilled family law attorney. I will advocate for your rights and interests. I will fight for the best possible results! Visit my website for more information or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Roland P Ernst
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Orland Park, IL Family Law Attorney with 36 years experience
(708) 949-8231 10750 W. 143rd Street
Suite 57
Orland Park, IL 60462
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce and Personal Injury
DePaul College of Law
Roland P. Ernst is a highly regarded trial attorney and litigator with extensive courtroom experience in both the divorce and personal injury field. He has gone to trial in numerous contested divorce cases, custody cases, wrongful death cases, medical negligence cases and personal injury cases. He has also argued cases in the Illinois Appellate Court, Illinois Supreme Court and the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals. With more than 34 years of courtroom experience, he knows there is no substitute for hard work and thorough preparation of your case. If you are looking for an experienced,...
Jennifer K. Kearney
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Joliet, IL Family Law Lawyer with 15 years experience
(815) 838-1000 58 N. Chicago St.
Ste 700
Joliet, IL 60432
Family, DUI, Estate Planning and Real Estate
The John Marshall Law School
Angela Henderson
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(815) 726-8500 23 W. Jefferson St.
Joliet, IL 60432
Free ConsultationJoliet, IL Family Law Lawyer with 23 years experience
Family and Divorce
DePaul College of Law
Angela Henderson received her undergraduate and Juris Doctorate from DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois. She was admitted to the Illinois Bar in 1997. During law school, she participated in the mediation clinic at DePaul after taking two semesters of mediation training. She also practiced as a family lawyer during law school through Chicago Volunteer Legal Services under a 711 license. Angela began her career as a family attorney with offices in Hinsdale and Lemont. Nine years ago she decided to limit her practice to one county and now has a single office in Joliet.

Her practice continues to focus on...
Gregory B. Jumbeck
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Joliet, IL Family Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
Two Rialto Square, 116 N. Chicago Street
Suite 555
Joliet, IL 60432
Family, Appeals, Divorce and Real Estate
Creighton University
Gregory Jumbeck was admitted in 2003 to practice law in the State of Illinois. He focuses his practice in the area of domestic relations. Gregory centralizes his practice to Will and Grundy Counties as well as the Illinos appellate courts. Mr. Jumbeck has tried numerous pre and post-decree cases including child custody (aka allocation of parental responsibilities), removal from Illinois, business valuation, child support, and maintenance. Gregory focuses on reaching a favorable and equitable result for all parties involved. Gregory's courtroom presence makes him an effective litigator both in and out of the courtroom. Originally from the southwest suburbs...
Sara Kubik
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Mokena, IL Family Law Lawyer with 2 years experience
(708) 478-4659 9405 Bormet, Suite 7
Mokena, IL 60448
Family and Divorce
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
I am a highly-educated and motivated lawyer with a unique blend of legal, marketing, and technology skills.

I believe in using technology to help lawyers and clients navigate through the court system.

Anamaria F. Rivero-Boundas
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Countryside, IL Family Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(630) 235-5825 6428 Joliet Rd., Ste. 204
Countryside, IL 60525
Free ConsultationFamily and Divorce
DePaul College of Law
I’ve been a licensed attorney since 2010. My practice focuses on building and protecting families. My practice focuses on family law and adoption. I have a background in litigating contested cases, and have also served as a court-appointed guardian ad litem in both family law and guardianship cases. My background allows me to view your case from a comprehensive perspective to offer you well-rounded advice.

I am also trained in mediation and collaborative law, and am a member of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals and the Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois. This means that I view your case from a...
Michelle Bugajsky
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Naperville, IL Family Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(630) 427-4407 2272 95th Street
Suite 200A
Naperville, IL 60564
Family and Probate
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Attorney Michelle Bugajsky focuses her practice on probate, estate planning, and family law. Whether assisting clients in planning for their futures or helping clients through problems in the here and now, Michelle provides caring and thoughtful legal services. Michelle takes great pride in combining her keen legal expertise of probate and estate planning law with a plan uniquely crafted for each specific client or family.

Michelle attended the University of Illinois at Chicago, where she obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree, double majoring in Political Science and Criminal Justice. Thereafter, Michelle accepted an academic scholarship to attend the Illinois Institute of...
Don Pesce
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Burr Ridge, IL Family Law Lawyer with 15 years experience
(630) 230-1002 1333 Burr Ridge Parkway
Suite 200
Burr Ridge, IL 60527
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Don is a passionate and enthusiastic problem solver who loves the intellectual challenges of family law from the initial consultation to the final agreement or judicial ruling. As an experienced divorce and family law attorney, Don handles every type of case from the simple agreement to the most intricate and delicate situations with precision, persistence and care. Don takes pride in his ability to communicate with clients. Don gives clients one-on-one attention every step of the way. He thoroughly explains the legal process from the first action to the last. Don always makes it his goal...
Sherlyn Smith
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Joliet, IL Family Law Attorney with 6 years experience
(312) 702-1293 9 E. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60435
Family, Divorce and Immigration
Valparaiso University School of Law
Sherlyn ("Sherry") Smith has fought and advocated for the rights of others for more than 20 years. Prior to embarking upon her legal career, attorney Smith was a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who specialized in DCFS involved families and mental health issues. Observing the nexus between individual legal and family problems, she concentrated her legal practice on family law, probate/guardianship, and family-based/humanitarian immigration law. She truly cares for her clients and works to help them really move forward once their cases are finished.

Deeply rooted in her beloved Chicago, attorney Smith is the proud graduate of the University of Illinois Urbana...
Todd J. Polito
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Joliet, IL Family Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(815) 727-0100 3601 McDonough Street
Joliet, IL 60431
Family, Criminal, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
The John Marshall Law School and Northern Illinois University
Born and raised in Joliet, Illinois, Todd has been surrounded by legal role models his entire life. His father, the Honorable Joseph C. Polito (retired) built a highly successful legal practice in Will County before being appointed as an Associate Judge in the Twelfth Judicial Circuit, Will County, which gave Todd the opportunity to regularly interact with many of his father’s colleagues and fueled his passion for the legal profession at a young age.

Todd served in the United States Navy for four years, earning the prestigious Naval Achievement medal before being honorably discharged. Upon returning to civilian life, Todd built...
Don Pesce
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Illinois Family Law Lawyer with 15 years experience

Don is a passionate and enthusiastic problem solver who loves the intellectual challenges of family law from the initial consultation to the final agreement or judicial ruling. As an experienced divorce and family law... Read More »
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Brianna Meyer
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Illinois Family Law Lawyer

Brianna Meyer understands that clients come to her during one of the most sensitive times of their life and works tirelessly to achieve the best results for her client’s individual needs. Ms. Meyer recognizes that the... Read More »
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Dealing with family law issues?

Family law generally concerns domestic relations and family-related matters such as marriage, civil unions, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, guardianships, domestic abuse, surrogacy, child custody, child abduction, the dissolution of marriage and associated issues. Each state has its own set of family laws, and traveling across state borders can sometimes affect your rights and those of your family.

Contrary to popular belief, seeking the advice of a family law attorney does not necessarily mean that something is amiss in your family. A family law attorney can help negotiate prenuptial/premarital agreements for clients in anticipation of marriage or advise same-sex couples on relevant legal issues affecting their relationship. They also can help with adoption proceedings and other procedures involving children.

Family law attorneys often do represent clients seeking a divorce, annulment or legal separation, and the complicated issues that can arise as a result. Although domestic abuse is a criminal offense, some family law attorneys are skilled at handling these situations, as they are often entangled with other family law issues.

Some jurisdictions certify lawyers as family law specialists, which means these attorneys have met the certifying body's minimum requirements for education, experience, and examination.


No-Fault Proceeding: A civil case in which parties may resolve their dispute without a formal finding of error or fault.

Paternity Suit: A lawsuit to determine the father of a child whose parents were not married when the child was born.

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