Chantelle is a graduate of The Ohio State University (2003) and graduated from DePaul University College of Law (2006). Chantelle was admitted to practice in 2006. While at DePaul University College of Law, Chantelle received her Family Law Certificate and was the recipient of the Public Interest Law Association Grant - Judge Jeffrey Coman Designation, the Shiller DuCanto & Fleck Family Law Center Grant, and the Dean’s Scholarship.
Chantelle is currently an associate at A. Traub and Associates. Practicing all areas of Family Law, Juvenile Law, Domestic Violence, Orders of Protection, Landlord Tenant Law and Civil Litigation. Chantelle is a court approved Guardian ad litem in the DuPage County. Chantelle is the court appointed Guardian ad litem in DuPage County Abuse & Neglect Court.
Chantelle is a former supervisor of the DuPage County Public Defender’s Office Juvenile Division where she concentrated her practice on representing juveniles on criminal matters and representing parents and children on abuse, neglect, and dependency matters. Prior to that she was with the Cook County Public Guardian where she represented the best interest of juveniles as attorney and Guardian ad litem on cases of abuse, neglect, and dependency.
Chantelle is on the Board of Govenors for the Illinois State Bar Association.
Chantelle is an active member of the DuPage County Bar Association, Chantelle served on the Board of Directors, as the Chair of the New Lawyer’s Committee and Law Day, member of the Program Planning Committee, and a participant in Judge’s Night.
Chantelle has presented as a Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Speaker at the following:
Chantelle is the Past President of the DuPage Association of Women Lawyer, served on the Board of the DuPage County Bar Foundation, and past member of the American Inns of Court-DuPage Chapter.
Chantelle is the recipient of the following awards and recognitions:
Chantelle has recived the Top Attorneys in Illinois Rising Stars Award in 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015.
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Licensed since 2006
|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||2006||08/17/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Outstanding Service Award||DuPage County Bar Association||2009|
|Pro Bono Service Award||DuPage County Legal Aid||2009|
|Women To Watch||DuPage County Bar Association||2008|
|Juvenile Supervisor||DuPage County Public Defender||2007 - 2008|
|Assistant Public Guardian||Cook County Public Guardian||2006 - 2007|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Illinois State Bar Association||Board of Govenors||2014 - Present|
|DuPage Association of Women Lawyers||Past President||2010 - 2015|
|DuPage County Bar Association||Board of Directors||2010 - 2015|
|DePaul University College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2006|
|The Ohio State Univeristy||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2003|