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Emily Rebecca Carrara

Emily Rebecca Carrara

Practice areas:

Family, Divorce & Separation, Guardianship, Appeals, Adoption

About Me


Thanks for visiting my profile. I concentrate in  family law and divorce matters.  I have guided many clients through difficult divorces. I can help with your divorce, parentage (paternity) or post decree matter. Experienced with child support, alimony, child custody,  retirement assets, and more.  I practice Cooperative Law, mediation and litigation.  I also have experience and expertise to assist you with retirement asset division. 


 


           


I am a married and have one son.  Born in Philadephia, PA and grew up in Long Grove, IL.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. Family: 50%
    14 years
  2. Guardianship: 15%
  3. Divorce & Separation: 15%
    14 years
  4. Adoption: 10%
  5. Appeals: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Jonathan Gerald Anderson

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    Jonathan Anderson Divorce & Separation Attorney
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Contact Info

1749 S Naperville Rd, Suite 106
Wheaton, IL, 60187-8192

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200108/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
One of the Eight Women to watchDuPage County Bar AssociationN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerSullivan Taylor & Gumina, P.C.2001 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Kane County Bar AssociationChair2003 - 2004
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
DuPage County Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
• In re the Matter of Felzak v. Hruby, 226 Ill.2d 382, 876 N.E.2d 650, 315 Ill.Dec. 338, Ill., September 20, 2007N/A
• In re the Matter of Felzak v. Hruby, 367 Ill.App.3d 695N/A

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
DCBA BriefParenting Agreements for Non-Christian Parents: A short primer on Holidays Beyond Christmas2009

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
John Marshall Law School, ChicagoLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
Boston UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1993

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
DuPage County Bar Association Mega MeetingEverything You Want to Know about QDROs2011
Financial Settlements and Support Issues in DivorceDivision of Retirement Accounts2010
DuPage County Bar Association Mega MeetingGrandparent Visitation Post Wickham2007