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Neal Adam Simon

Neal Adam Simon

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. Family: 100%



Hourly ($250/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Cecilia Hynes Griffin

    Neal is an excellent attorney with expansive knowledge of the area of family law. As a result he is able to negotiate very effectively on behalf of his clients. I endorse Neal Simon.


    Cecilia Griffin Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

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    I endorse this lawyer. Neal is a very experienced, talented and smart attorney. He really cares about his clients and is excellent at communicating with them. I highly recommend him.


    Robert Carroll Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Ventrelli | Simon LLC

191 Waukegan Road
Suite 211
Northfield, IL, 60093



ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200308/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
CALI Excellence for the Future Award in PropertyC.A.L.I.2001
CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Legal WritingC.A.L.I.2000

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyVentrelli Simon2014 - Present
AttorneyThe Law Offices of Neal Simon, P.C.2013 - 2014
AttorneySchiller DuCanto & Fleck LLP2003 - 2013


Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Illinois State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Chicago Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Lake County Bar AssociationCo-Editor of The Docket (legal periodical)N/A


Publication NameTitleDate
American Journal of Family LawHow I Learned to Stop Worrying About Liars and Love Microexpressions2012


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
DePaul University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignN/ABS - Bachelor of Science2000

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Forensic Accounting and Litigation Services ConferenceA Brief Education on Prevarication2013
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (Kentucky chapter)Liar's Court2013
North Carolina Bar AssociationDetecting the Liar2012
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, AICPA Divorce Seminar CommitteeThe Truth About Lies2012
Chicago Bar AssociationDetecting Deception2011
American Academy of Matrimonial LawyersLiar's Court: Defeating Lies in Matrimonial Matters From Negotiation to the Courtroom2011
23rd AAML Ohio Chapter; Harold R. Kemp Annual Family Law SymposiumHow to Determine if a Witness is Lying2011
American Bar Association, Family Law SectionEx, Lies, and Videotape: Defeating Machiavellian Tactics and Lies in Negotiation2010