Burton Sanford Hochberg

Burton Sanford Hochberg

Divorce / Separation Lawyer
Chicago, IL




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About Me

Helping clients negotiate one of divorce’s most challenging issues—the evaluating and division of property—Burton Hochberg brings a welcome objectivity and practicality to the table. He has a reputation among his colleagues as being "tough but fair." Mr. Hochberg assists clients in identifying and prioritizing their concerns, and evaluating settlement options from a cost-benefit perspective.  ...

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Client Reviews

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Professional, attentive, effective, and kind

Posted by: Gena over 1 year ago.

Burt was my attorney, my advocate, my guide, and on some days my therapist during the arduous 18 months of my divorce. The process was highly...
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1974 License Status: Active And Authorized To Practice Law for the state of Illinois.
Last updated by Avvo: 10/24/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1986 – present

Schiller DuCanto & Fleck LLP


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1974 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

DePaul University College of Law


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2013 Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, by Neifeh and Smith

The Best Lawyers in America


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Illinois State Bar Association

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2014 Custody Awards to Stay at Home Fathers – Myth or Reality

Family Law Topics

2013 Burt Hochberg: A Calm Voice During Divorce Chaos

Leading Lawyers Magazine Consumer Edition

Speaking Engagements

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2012 How Social Workers Interact with Divorce Attorneys

at Masters candidates at the School of Social Work

2011 Top Ten Myths in Illinois Divorce Cases

at Informational Session

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