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Posted by Keenan, a Uncontested Divorce client, Flag
Jeffery in my opinion is the best divorce lawyer here I chicago he worked with me as far as a payment arraignment he handled my case with diligence and perfessionalism . He was able to work with me with scheduling a court date he made the process simple and pain free I defiantly recommend him to anyone who is I need of a divorce. He's perfessional he always answered his phone and was very knowledgable of the law when it came to my divorce questions and he was very affordable.
Posted by Mike, a Divorce client, Flag
Mr Esser is straightforward, professional, organized, and easy to work with. I wouldn't hesitate to hire him again or recommend him to friends.
Posted by Daniel, a Divorce client, Flag
From the moment I spoke with Jeff regarding my case it was very apparent to me that he was the right attorney for me. He was extremely professional as well as sympathetic to my particular case. While other attorneys seemed to be only concerned with me coming in to pay their retainer; Jeff was right to the point about what my options were and how long it would take him to close my case. He gave me my options and realistically told me how long it would take to do each one depending on the factors in my particular case. At first I was leaning toward one way of dealing with the finalization of a divorce, and after speaking with him I decided to do things differently. I was very worried that the case would drag out and put a damper in my life. Jeff assured me that if we went a certain route that it would be over very quickly, and indeed it was. He explained everything to me so I had an understanding of all of the factors. I wanted it done as quickly as possible and expressed this to him. Jeff was on top of everything from the first time I came to his office to meet with him. He was able to provide very helpful and efficient services to move things along faster for me. I felt like I was his first priority. Jeff was always very easy to get a hold of and I never felt like I was being blown off or put on the back burner. From start to finish he was very reassuring by his actions and efficiency. He was there at court waiting for me on the most important day and made things so easy and convenient for my schedule. When there was a slight mistake made by the Daley Center regarding my time to present my case; Jeff rectified the problem very fast so we only had to wait a few hours for the judge to see my case on the same day. After dissolving the marriage he explained to me exactly what would happen next and what still was required. He took care of filing the proceedings the second they were available to be filed. The case was finalized and he still treated me like a top priority and assured me that the papers were not yet available which was accurate. As soon as the necessary papers were available Jeff contacted me immediately and filed them. I did not have to hound him to take care of things of such importance. I would highly recommend him to anyone. I don't think you can find a more efficient and honest attorney. He told me how fast he could complete the entire thing and what the exact costs would be for everything. He was a man of his word and did everything in the amount of time he promised and was a pleasure to work with. Jeff will take care of you more than any attorney regardless of how much longer they have been practicing than him. He had all of the correct answers to my questions, and helped me understand the laws regarding my case with a ton of patience and wisdom. You will not find a better, more efficient, or honest person than Jeff to handle your personal matters. It is not an easy thing to understand if you are not familiar with the laws or what to expect, but Jeff will walk you thru it the whole way and do exactly what he tells you he can in the exact time frame he promises. There were no surprises or unforeseen problems with him representing me. As I mentioned, even when the Daley Center made a mistake, Jeff was able to fix it extremely efficiently and the reassurance and priority he puts on you is absolutely second to none. In my experience there are those that talk the talk and those that walk the walk. Jeff is the latter. The entire process was completed and done exactly as he promised me it would be, and I was always able to reach him, and even if he was unavailable he would respond to my inquiries the second he was available. . If you have to go thru this ordeal do not look further than Jeffrey Esser. I could not be more satisfied with the outcome and how fast he was able to complete it. On top of all of that he is a great guy and extremely professional and knowledgable if you have any questions.
Posted by Jenn, a Divorce client, Flag
I can't say enough good things about Jeffrey. He was always very very responsive, always addressed my million, possibly redundant, concerns with sympathy and aplomb and was very knowledgeable about the process. He kept me informed as to what I could expect throughout my entire divorce. His rates are very reasonably and best of all he treats you with dignity and respect. You will not just be a retainer, your a person.
Thank you. Thank you Jeffrey, for everything
Posted by Lanie, a Divorce client, Flag
The attorney was friendly and professional. I am elated that the entire process took only 1 month overall. Jeffrey highlight exactly what to expect and estimate time frame for completion. I'm a free woman. Thank you, Jeff.
Posted by a Divorce client, Flag
I appreciate the wonderful job Mr. Esser has done.
i would recommend anyone going through divorce to him.
with all that said at the end of the day mr. Esser is a dependable attorney to hire.
Posted by Ceci, a Prenuptials client, Flag
Lawyer Jeffrey Ray Esser did Pre-nuptial Agreement for me. He responded and explained my so many questions during more than three months. He is professional, patient and trustworthy. I am happy to work with him. Highly recommended!
Posted by Joycelyn, a Divorce client, Flag
Lawyer Jeffery R Esser was very knowledgeable and helpful in my case. It was surprising to me Lawyer Esser follow me downstairs and stand in the long line with me, patiently wait in the line with me just making sure that everything was done in the correct way....My friend say her lawyer just show her where to go and she had was to get it done by herself.
Posted by Gary, a Divorce client, Flag
Jeffery was first of all open-minded about my situation and is someone that I would truly recommend. He didn't make assumptions and he really listens to your situation. He helped me out a lot and was responsive when it was time to meet to handle my case. Im very rewarded to have him as my lawyer.
Posted by a Divorce client, Flag
No nonsense, straight forward, and above all honest/reasonably priced for my needs.
Posted by Javier, a Divorce client, Flag
My experience with Mr. Esser was OUTSTANDING! He was very knowledgeable, he was very compassionate and from the moment I met him, he made me feel that I could trust him. I would definitely recommend Mr, Esser to anyone.
Posted by Eric, a Family client, Flag
I contacted Jeffrey after having talked to a couple of other lawyers . My case was straightforward, so I had a maximum number in mind that I was willing to pay. Other lawyers wanted to charge me 2-3x that amount. Over the phone, Jeffery quoted me a quite reasonable price after getting the basic facts of the case.
We met in his office soon after the first phone conversation. I decided to hire him on the spot, not just because of the relatively low price. He was able to use languages that I can understand to communicate, instead of throwing out legal jargons. He also did a very good job in answering questions, making changes to documents, etc. Overall I think he gets the case done well.
Jeffery is also an interesting person to talk to. I found my experience with him quite pleasant.
Posted by Oscar, a Bankruptcy client, Flag
Jeff is very informed, accommodating, and professional. I'll definitely be returning to him for any future litigation needs and have and will recommend him to everyone I know.
Posted by Zoe, a Divorce client, Flag
I would definitely recommend Jeffrey Esser to anyone I knew who was looking at getting a divorce. He was patient, efficient, reasonably-priced, knowledegable, professional, and thorough.
Posted by LaTricia, a Divorce client, Flag
While looking for a divorce lawyer, I had 3 consultations with other lawyers before I got to Jeffrey. I kept looking because I just wasn't comfortable and didn't feel like they were a good fit. Upon meeting with Jeffrey, I said well what do I call you - Mr. Esser, Attorney Esser, etc. - he simply said Jeffrey. For some reason that put me right at ease. Although my divorce was not contested it was still a up and down emotional rollercoaster for me. He was very patient with me, always encouraged me to take my time making decisions and kept me well informed about my case. He always followed up with me promptly when I reached out to him. Although my case was small and not very exciting, I never felt less important to him. While I never hope to have to use his service again for a divorce, I would be a repeat client if I needed to :-)
Posted by a Family client, Flag
Jeffrey Esser handled my divorce with care and efficiency. He is knowledgable, reliable, and answered all of my questions. He told me what to expect and guided me along the process. He definitely made me feel more at ease with a very difficult situation. I have already reccommended his services and I will continue to do so in the future. It's tough to determine who to use for your divorce when there are so many lawyers and it is such a tough situation. You need someone you feel you can trust and who is working for YOUR interests. Call him! You'll be glad you did.
Posted by rachana, a Divorce client, Flag
For my divorce case, i had talk to many lawyers. but i was not satisfied any of them, i came to know Mr. Jeffrey by showing his ad in craigslist. and i met him. he was really very nice to me in first meeting. and i decided to hire him, He made me comfortable through out my case is running. he kept me informed regularly through out my case. he is very kindly person and also his fees is reasonable compare to other lawyer i have ever met. i would definitely recommend him .
Posted by Patrice, a Divorce client, Flag
Jeffrey was very professional and courteous. From our initial meeting he gave a detailed explanation of the divorce process and the steps I would need to take. My scenario was not typical because my ex spouse lived out of the country and I was very confused as to how to obtain a divorce.He made me feel comfortable during a very emotional and confusing time. He took a lot of the stress and anxiety off me. All I had to do was give him the information regarding the specifics of the case and he handled the rest. I was always able to reach him either via phone or e-mail. During each step of the process he kept me informed. On the court date I was very nervous but he made me feel at ease. I appreciate the fact that Jeffrey's attorney fee was affordable because other lawyers I met with wanted to charge a substantially higher amount. I would definitely recommend him to anyone that needs to hire a divorce lawyer.
Posted by Danny, a Divorce client, Flag
Jeffrey was extremely helpful. He made my divorce go as smooth and painless as possible. All of my questions were answered fully and in a timely manner. I highly recommend that you contact Jeffrey for any of your family law issues. If I ever need a family lawyer again I will definitely give him a call!