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Mr. Delaney concentrates his practice in the area of Divorce and Family Law in the Greater Chicago metropolitan area. He offers a free initial consultation.


Languages spoken: Spanish, Russian

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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 60%
    37 years
  2. Child Custody: 20%
    37 years
  3. Family: 15%
    37 years
  4. Domestic Violence: 4%
    37 years
  5. Unspecified: 1%



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Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Helena L Trachtenberg

    I endorse this lawyer. Highly skilled advocate who sincerely looks out for his clients’ best interests. Phenomenal mentor.


    Helena Trachtenberg Child support Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Michael Scott Schiffman

    I have seen Martin in action many times over the past several years. He is an experienced, aggressive and yet practical attorney, with a remarkable record of success. I highly endorse Mr. Delaney.


    Michael Schiffman Divorce and separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Law Offices of Martin A. Delaney III, Ltd.

3701 Algonquin Road
Suite 350
Rolling Meadows, IL, 60008-3117


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199308/10/2016
NYCurrently registered 198507/10/2016
VAAuthorized to practice law197903/31/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 LawyersAmerican Society of Legal Advocates2015
Top One PercentNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
10 Best Family Law Attorneys for Client SatisfactionAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2015
Top 100 LawyersAmerican Society of Legal Advocates2015
Top 100 LawyersAmerican Society of Legal Advocates2014
2013 Certificate of AppreciationYoung America's Foundation2013
2011 Certificate of AppreciationYoung America's Foundaton2011
Super Lawyer - Family LawSuper Lawyers2006
Super Lawyer - Family LawSuper Lawyers2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Founder and Managing AttorneyLaw Offices of Martin A. Delaney III, Ltd.2006 - Present
AttorneyVarious Law Firms1994 - 2006
AttorneyLaw Office of Martin A. Delaney III1986 - 1994
AttorneyLaloggia & Gorankoff1984 - 1985
PartnerDavis & Delaney1979 - 1983
Association namePosition nameDuration
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Federalist SocietyMember1992 - Present
New York State Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember1985 - Present
Virginia State BarMember1979 - Present
Chicago Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Northwest Suburban Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Lake County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In Re the Parentage of S.H.A.. a minor child, 2015 Il App (1st Dist. 2015) 142058-UThe Appellate Court of the First District Affirmed the trial court's dismissal of the complaint against the firm's clients
In Re Marriage of Bowens, 295 Ill.App.3d 1102, 726 N.E.2d 23, 244 Ill.Dec 627 (1st Dist. 1998)Trial court decision was affirmed
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Washington and Lee University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
University of RochesterHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1976