Margaret A. Bennett

Margaret A. Bennett

Divorce / Separation Lawyer
Oak Brook, IL




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About Me

Margaret Bennett has more than 25 years of family law and divorce litigation experience. Ms. Bennett practices in DuPage, Cook, Kane and Will Counties, and serves as a Family Court Mediator and Guardian ad Litem for the DuPage County court system. Ms. Bennett is a specially trained Collaborative Law Attorney and offers Collaborative Law divorce. Margaret Bennett received legislative appointment...

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Payment Types

Cash, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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Good Litigator and Efficient Law Firm

Posted by: a Divorce client almost 4 years ago.

I hired Margaret Bennett to handle my custody matter. She was aggressive, organized, elequent in court and I won my case. Sam

Excellent in knowledge, communications and results

Posted by: a Divorce client almost 5 years ago.

Margaret handled my divorce case with insight, efficiency, and care. I always felt that she was on top of the issues and moved with deliberate speed...
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Showing 2 of 9 peer endorsements

Judd S Nemiro
Judd Nemiro

Phoenix, AZ

About 2 months ago

Relationship: Other

Hardworking and determined. I endorse this lawyer.
Debra J Braselton
Debra Braselton

Oakbrook Terrace, IL

4 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Margaret has been a colleague of mine for many years and we have shared numerous divorce cases (as opposing counsel). Margaret is very well-...
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2002 License Status: Active for the state of Colorado.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/16/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1982 – present

Bennett Law Firm, LLC


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College of Law, London


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2014 Super Lawyer in Family Law

Illinois Super Lawyers


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2013- present Fellow

Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois

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Showing 2 of 7 publications

2012 House Bill 6191 - The Illinois Parentage Act

Illinois State Bar Association Family Law Newsletter

2011 A Summary of Illinois House Bill 6191

Illinois State Bar Association Family Law Newsletter

Speaking Engagements

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2013 Future of Child Support Calculations in Illinois: Income Shares vs Percentage of Income

at Chicago Bar Association Seminar

2012 Income Shares and Calculation of Child Support – Net Income

at Illinois Child Support Advisory Committee Meeting

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