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|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||2003||04/14/2017|
|Partner/Attorney||Goddard & Malmquist||2016 - Present|
|Associate||Law Offices of Alexandra M. Goddard||2011 - 2016|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois||Fellow, Current Treasurer||2012 - Present|
|International Academy of Collaborative Professionals||N/A||2012 - Present|
|DuPage County Bar Association||N/A||2010 - Present|
|Illinois State Bar Association||N/A||2003 - Present|
|American Bar Association||N/A||2003 - Present|
|University of Galsgow - School of Economics||International Economics and Finance||MPhil||2006|
|Univesity of Edinburgh - School of Law||N/A||LL.M - Master of Laws||2004|
|Case Western Reserve University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2003|
|Beloit College||N/A||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1998|
|The Interface Between the 2016 Changes to the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act and Collaborative Practice||The Allocation Judgment and Parenting Plan||2016|
|CLII Barrington Practice Group||2016 Changes to the IDMA: What you need to know as a Therapist, Divorce Coach, or Financial Neutral||2016|
Posted by anonymous
I am so happy with the services and the professionalism that was provided by Jessica while handling my case.
When I first contacted her, I was so worried about how complicated the legalities would be. But the documents prepared for my case and her advice on how to approach the situation was awesome.
Thank you Jessica for helping our family through this rough patch!
Posted by Lynn
I hired Jessica Malmquist to represent me when I filed for divorce in 2012. She quickly became my life line. My case was complicated as I had been married for 23 years and had 4 children from that marriage. I had been a stay at home Mom raising the kids and taking care of the home the entire time. My husband was a physician with very controlling and narcissistic behavior. When I met with Jessica I was probably at one of the lowest points in my life not having family nearby and no where to go to feel secure and I was extremely afraid. Jessica took over and took care of everything and never let me down once. I needed to file and get an order of protection at the same time and she handled it all completely for me. My ex husband tried everything he could to set me up as an unfit parent and unfit homemaker and not give me funds to pay the bills being in contempt. and Jessica was always One step ahead and made sure all grounds were covered. She had my back and fought for me completely. It was a difficult case but she handled it fantastically and with grace and kindness. She is a loving and caring hunan being which is hard to find in most lawyers. See knows the law well and was completely organized. She always was reachable to answer all questions and guide me through a very difficult time. I would recommend her highly to anyone. She will not disappoint you and is truly the best out there.!!!
Posted by Kim
Jessica has been my attorney for the last few years. She is extremely knowledgeable in her field and takes the time to really listen to her clients. My particular case was beyond complicated and Jessica handled every step with the utmost professionalism. She is well respected by her peers and the judges that we encountered. She even took the time to talk to the children involved in the case. She went out of her way to explain to them every step that they would be involved in just to put them at ease. I highly recommend her as an attorney and still hire her for ongoing legal issues.
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