Debra J Braselton

Debra J Braselton

Divorce / Separation Lawyer

Chicago, IL





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About Me

Debra J. Braselton is an experienced family law attorney with a unique background and a career built around families. Debra's first career was as a certified nurse midwife at a large teaching hospital in Chicago. During her career as a nurse midwife, Debra gained a wealth of knowledge and experience with families, particularly with families in crisis. Debra's clients benefit from her experience...

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Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Retainer (Always)

Client Reviews

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Nice but not aggressive enough

Posted by: a Divorce client 4 months ago.

During my collaborative divorce I felt that Debra didn't push hard enough for my financial interests. She is competent and soothing but there were...

Trustworthy, intelligent, and an excellent value for expert advice! A+

Posted by: Cynthia 9 months ago.

Debra helped me to negotiate a Post-Nuptial agreement. My husband and I have an unconventional situation. Debra is very intelligent, savvy, and...
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Showing 2 of 10 peer endorsements

Anne Chestney Mudd
Anne Mudd

Western Springs, IL

8 days ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I endorse this lawyer. Debra is a highly professional, intelligent and very capable attorney, who is also a pleasure to work with. Clients find her...
Anique Kane Drouin
Anique Drouin

Wheaton, IL

9 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Debra. She is an extremely knowledgable attorney who always focuses on her clients' needs. Her skill and expertise in the adoption...
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1994 License Status: Active And Authorized To Practice Law for the state of Illinois.
Last updated by Avvo: 07/24/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1999 – present

The Law Firm of Debra J. Braselton, P.C.


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1994 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Loyola University Chicago School of Law


Showing 1 of 5 association entries

2007- 2009 Director, officer

Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois

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Showing 2 of 3 publications

2009 10 Things You Need to do if Divorce is Imminent

Divorce Source

2008 Collaborative Divorce

Illinois State Bar Association Catalyst

Speaking Engagements

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2010 Divorce Litigation

at Surviving the Storm of Divorce

2007 Contested Adoption

at Adoption - Practical Pitfalls to Avoid

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