From growing up on a farm in downstate Illinois to living and practicing law in... more
From growing up on a farm in downstate Illinois to living and practicing law in Chicago Marcia learned the importance of hard work, preparation and honesty. Over 25 years of concentrating in family law has provided Marcia with experience in all areas–divorce, legal separation, declaration of invalidity (annulment), adoption, child custody and visitation, child and spouse support, college co... view profile
Amy A. Schellekens is an Associate Attorney with Bennett Law Firm, LLC. Ms.... more
Amy A. Schellekens is an Associate Attorney with Bennett Law Firm, LLC. Ms. Schellekens concentrates in the areas of divorce and family law matters and practices in DuPage, Will and Cook Counties. Ms. Schellekens graduated with high honors from Lewis University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Criminal-Social Justice. She received her Juris Doctor from Loyola Uni... view profile
Morgan Stogsdill focuses her practice in the areas of family law, divorce and child... more
Morgan Stogsdill focuses her practice in the areas of family law, divorce and child custody cases, as well as prenuptial agreements. Ms. Stogsdill is highly experienced in litigation. When litigation is not required, she negotiates with the parties and/or attorneys for an optimal outcome in amicable and contentious cases. As a Partner at Beermann, Ms. Stogsdill is qualified to handle all typ... view profile
Seasoned litigator and compassionate parent. I combine traditional litigation style... more
Seasoned litigator and compassionate parent. I combine traditional litigation style with collaborative law mediation emphasis to create a winning combination for clients. This saves clients time, money and aggravation and is more likely to lead to a positive result in terms of time and money.
Grace M. Doherty is an associate attorney at Beermann Pritikin Mirabelli Swerdlove... more
Grace M. Doherty is an associate attorney at Beermann Pritikin Mirabelli Swerdlove LLP. Ms. Doherty counsels clients on a wide range of divorce-related matters, such as child custody, child support, maintenance, visitation, property division, parentage, contempt and enforcement proceedings, legal separation, pre- and post-nuptial agreements, domestic violence, and financial planning. Prior to... view profile
I have been married since 1986 and have been a father since 1991. Between these... more
I have been married since 1986 and have been a father since 1991. Between these events I became an attorney in 1989. I have lived in Northern and Central Illinois. I am as familiar with concrete under my feet as I am with driving along the shore of the sea of corn. I have worked with people as varied as doctors, teachers and farmers. I have represented ordinary people in areas from family c... view profile
A divorce lawyer helps you if you no longer want to be married. Whether you want a legal separation or the marriage ended, divorce lawyers assist you to arrange financial and family matters, typically in a negotiation with your spouse's lawyer. Alimony, child custody, child support, and a fair division of community assets (like who keeps the house or how your checking and savings accounts are divided) are matters that a divorce lawyer is trained to help determine.