Margaret A. Bennett

Margaret A. Bennett
PRO

Divorce / Separation Lawyer

Oak Brook, IL

AVVO

RATING

10.0

Call

No Misconduct

Languages

English

About Me

  Margaret Bennett has concentrated her practice in the area of family law and divorce litigation for over 25 years and practices in DuPage, Will and Cook Counties. She has licensure in England and Wales and the states of Illinois and Colorado.  Ms. Bennett serves as a Family Court Mediator for the DuPage court system and is a specially trained Collaborative Law Attorney.  Margaret Bennett has...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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Good Litigator and Efficient Law Firm

Posted by: a Divorce client over 3 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 over 4 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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Endorsements

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Joseph Pierce O'Brien
Joseph O'Brien

Wheaton, IL

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

I endorse this lawyer.
Sara R. Howard
Sara Howard

Chicago, IL

3 months ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I have known Attorney Bennett for almost 30 years and have seen first hand her dedication to clients and the expertise in the law. She was...
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Résumé

License

2002 License Status: Active for the state of Colorado.
Last updated by Avvo: 10/07/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1982 – present

Bennett Law Firm, LLC

Education

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QLTT in

College of Law, London

Awards

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2014 Super Lawyer in Family Law

Illinois Super Lawyers

Associations

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2009- present Member

Illinois State Bar Association, Family Law Section


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Portfolio

Publications

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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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