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Cameron H. Goodman

Cameron H. Goodman

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, Family

About Me

Cameron H. Goodman is the founder and managing attorney of Goodman Law Firm, an experienced Chicago area boutique law firm specializing in divorce, family law and creditor's rights.   Mr. Goodman attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he double majored in History and Political Science.  Knowing a career in law was in his future he interned for a law firm while in college and served as a member of the University of Wisconsin's Mock Trial Team. 

Mr. Goodman began his legal career in 2000 after graduating from Chicago-Kent College of Law with High Honors.  While in law school, Mr. Goodman served as a member of both the Chicago-Kent Law Review and Moot Court Team.  Mr. Goodman also had the distinct honor of being elected to the Order of the Coif. Mr. Goodman earned a Certificate in Mediation & Alternative Dispute Resolution from Chicago-Kent College of Law.  Mr. Goodman continues to use the skills he garnered in this unique program today.  After graduating, Mr. Goodman had the opportunity to work for some of Chicago's finest law firms where he worked as a litigator gaining valuable experience under the supervision of Chicago's most well respected  attorneys.

Philosophy
Today, Mr. Goodman uses his experience to advocate for his clients. With over a thirteen years of legal experience, he understands that when you hire an attorney you expect a relentless, but efficient advocate who will fight on your behalf. Mr. Goodman has the skill necessary to win courtroom battles, the creativity and demeanor to negotiate settlements and the insight to know when to take which course of action.  
 
Mr. Goodman believes his clients deserve continuity of representation, which means he will handle your case from start to finish.  This approach eliminates the additional billable hours often necessary when a new attorney is staffed on your case.  It also means Mr. Goodman will personally and timely respond to your family law questions and will have full knowledge of your case when you call. 

Mr. Goodman subscribes to a client-centric approach to the practice of law. This means educating his clients at each step in the process.  All of his clients receive monthly status reports and copies of all documents.  His status reports advise you about what transpired in the previous month and alert you to future milestones so you always feel well informed about your legal matter.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2000

  1. Child Custody: 45%
    15 years
  2. Divorce & Separation: 45%
    15 years
  3. Family: 10%
    15 years

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Denise P. Erlich

    I endorse this lawyer. Cameron is a strong and effective advocate for his clients. He cares about his clients and works diligently to meet their objectives. Cameron is knowledgeable, professional and trustworthy.

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    Denise Erlich Lawsuits & Disputes Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Edward R. Moor

    I endorse this lawyer. Cameron is a diligent and excellent lawyer.

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    Edward Moor Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Goodman Law Firm LLC

700 Commerce Dr Ste 500
Oak Brook, IL, 60523-8736

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WIGood Standing200703/26/2015
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200005/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
CALI Award Health Care: Legal and Business IssuesChicago-Kent College of Law2000

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyGoodman Law Firm2007 - Present
AssociateSwason, Martin & Bell2005 - 2007
AssociateWilliams Montgomery & John, Ltd.2001 - 2005
AssociateSchiff Hardin & Waite2000 - 2001

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Chicago-Kent College Of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
Universtiy of Wisconsin-MadisonHistory, Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1997