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Matthew Aaron Katz

Matthew Aaron Katz

also known as Matthew Katz, Mateo Katz

Practice areas:

Immigration, Bankruptcy & Debt, Foreclosure, Criminal Law, Family, Divorce & Separation

About Me

 A representative of the common man and woman to enforce your legal rights.

Matthew Katz is someone who for years has been committed to fighting for the rights of poor and minority communities, and now for his clients. Since 1989, he has been an organizer and participant in various projects and forms of social activism to improve the human condition and work to ensure that the civil rights to which we are all entitled are protected. Here, we delineate the various activities and accomplishments of his student, political and professional life.


Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Immigration: 30%
  2. Foreclosure: 20%
  3. Bankruptcy & Debt: 20%
  4. Divorce & Separation: 10%
  5. Other: 20%
  6. More 



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

15 total 

  • William Harold Mazur

    I endorse this lawyer.


    William Mazur Landlord & Tenant Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Yvette Pietruska Fallon

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Yvette Fallon Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Katz Law Office Limited

2408 West Cermak Road
Chicago, IL, 60608

Katz Law Office, Ltd.

4105 W. 26th St
Chicago, IL, 60623

Katz Law Office, Ltd.

3157 N. California Ave.
Chicago, IL, 60618

Katz Law Office, Ltd.

450 N. Green Bay Rd.
Waukegan, IL, 60085

Katz Law Office, Ltd.

274 E. Indian Trail
Aurora, IL, IL, 60605



ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200405/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Little Village EducatorCommunity Scholarship Initiative, Fuerza2004
Cali AwardCali Award2003
Community Leadership AwardLittle Village Community Development Corporation2003
Intership Scholarship/AwardPublic Interest Law Institute2003
Cali AwardCali Award2002

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PresidentKatz Law Office, LTD.2004 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Immigration Law FoundationMember2007 - Present
Chicago Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
American Association for Justice, Civil Rights SectionMember2004 - 2008

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Loan ModificationClient's monthly payment went from $2,100 to $1,600
Immigration-VAWAClient is now a permanent resident
Loan ModificationPayment lowered from $1,267 to $834

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
DePaul University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignTeaching of Social StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts1997

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Tu Casa y Tu DineroImmigration2010
Seminario EB5Immigration-EB52010
Feria de La Mujer y La FamiliaImmigration2010