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Clare McMahon

Clare McMahon

Practice areas:

Family, Divorce & Separation, Adoption, Estate Planning

About Me

I am a licensed Illinois Attorney since 2009, practicing in Cook, Lake, Du Page, Kendall, Kane, and Joliet counties. I am a member of the Chicago Bar Association Editorial Board, as well as a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and the Chicago Bar Association.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2009

  1. Divorce & Separation: 40%
  2. Family: 40%
  3. Estate Planning: 10%
  4. Adoption: 10%



Hourly ($275-350/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Jason Alan Ott

    Clare is an excellent attorney. She truly cares about her clients and works diligently for the best possible result.


    Jason Ott Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Ari Benjamin Kirshner

    Clare has developed a reputation as a go-getter and strong advocate for her clients. She trained with some of Chicago's finest domestic relations attorneys and is on my short list of divorce attorneys to whom I can comfortably refer a client or friend.


    Ari Kirshner Insurance Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office of Clare McMahon

161 N. Clark Street
Suite 4700
Chicago, IL, 60601


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200905/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney at LawLaw Office of Clare McMahon2014 - Present
Partner and Attorney at LawElkin McMahon2013 - 2014
Attorney at LawBarry L. Gordon & Associates, P.C.2013 - 2013
Attorney at LawSuhre & Associates, LLC2012 - 2013
Attorney at LawHolt Law Group, PC2010 - 2012

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Chicago Bar AssociationMember of the CBA Editorial Board2011 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationN/A2009 - Present

Publication NameTitleDate
CBA RecordEmergency Orders of Protection: A Primer2014
CBA RecordCareer Development Through Volunteerism: Getting Back by Giving Back2012
CBA RecordIllinois Workers’ Compensation Reform for the Rest of Us2011

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Chicago-Kent College of Law Illinois Institute of TechnologyN/AJuris Doctor2009

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate Radio ShowDivorce question and answer session2013 Radio ShowPrenuptial Agreements2013 Radio ShowCustody and HFS Arrearages2013
Law Day LiveDivorce2013
Guest Speaker on Domestic Relations Call-In ShowParentage and Divorce2013