Helping clients negotiate one of divorce’s most challenging issues—the evaluating... more
Helping clients negotiate one of divorce’s most challenging issues—the evaluating and division of property—Burton Hochberg brings a welcome objectivity and practicality to the table. He has a reputation among his colleagues as being "tough but fair." Mr. Hochberg assists clients in identifying and prioritizing their concerns, and evaluating settlement options from a cost-benefit perspective. ... view profile
Cecilia Hynes Griffin ("Leah") is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and... more
Cecilia Hynes Griffin ("Leah") is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and holds a law degree from Loyola University in Chicago. Leah began practicing law in 1990 at Rudnick and Wolfe, now known as DLA Piper, in the areas of environmental and real estate law. Since 1993 she has practiced family law exclusively and, in 2003, formed Griffin & McCarthy, LLP, as one of two founding partners. ... view profile
Thomas Villanti concentrates his practice on complex family law cases, including the... more
Thomas Villanti concentrates his practice on complex family law cases, including the distribution of multi-million dollar estates and complicated child custody disputes. His comprehensive representation includes all aspects of family law, including contested court proceedings, complex negotiation and financial analysis. Mr. Villanti takes special interest in the unique issues particularly rel... 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.