Steven Nathan Peskind

Steven Nathan Peskind

Divorce / Separation Lawyer

Saint Charles, IL





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About Me

Steven N. Peskind is the principal of the Peskind Law Firm (, a matrimonial and family law firm practicing in the Chicago area.  Mr. Peskind currently serves as a legislative appointee on the Illinois Family Law Study Committee, working to refine and improve Illinois’ family laws.  He is an elected member of the American Law Institute and a fellow of the American Academy of...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees


Hourly ($400-$450/hour)

Client Reviews

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You are in good hands...

Posted by: a Divorce client over 1 year ago.

Steve and his team guided me through a very difficult divorce case and associated trial with skill and experience. They are ethical and thoughtful...

Wonderful Attorney

Posted by: a Adoption client almost 2 years ago.

Committed and dedicated. Extremely knowledgable about complex interstate custody and adoption matters. Provided solid guidance and accurate answers....
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Ronald C. Sykstus
Ronald Sykstus

Huntsville, AL

Almost 2 years ago

Relationship: Worked for lawyer

I worked for Steve Peskind for 2 years as a law clerk while in law school. He has been the single most influential person in my development as a...
Wendy Marie Musielak
Wendy Musielak

Wheaton, IL

Over 3 years ago

Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

I endorse this lawyer. Steven is a highly skilled, knowledgeable litigator, who is always prepared and practices law with the highest level of...
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1985 License Status: Active And Authorized To Practice Law for the state of Illinois.
Last updated by Avvo: 10/20/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1988 – present

Peskind Law Firm


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DePaul University College of Law


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2013 Best Lawyer in America

Best Lawyers


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1998- 1999 President

Kane County Bar Association

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2008 Surviving the Tsunami, How to Stay High and Dry in Troubled Times

Voices and Views

2005 House Bill adopted as the Illinois Gestational Surrogacy Act

Illinois Gestational Surrogacy Act

Speaking Engagements

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2010 Redefining the Practice of Family Law

at Oklahoma Bar Association, Family Law Section

2010 Removal Update after Collingbourne

at Fall CLE Program Advanced Family Law

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