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About me

I am a licensed Illinois Attorney since 2009, practicing in Cook, Lake, Du Page, Kendall, Kane, and Joliet counties. I am a member of the Chicago Bar Association Editorial Board, as well as a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and the Chicago Bar Association.


Contact info

Law Office of Clare McMahon

161 N. Clark Street
Suite 4700
Chicago, IL, 60601

Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 40%
  2. Family: 40%
  3. Estate Planning: 10%
  4. Adoption: 10%



Hourly ($275-350/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Mark V. Clay

    I highly endorse Mrs. McMahon. Very knowledgeable and caring attorney who gets great results in representing clients! I want all people with legal problems to contact her first.


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ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200905/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney at LawLaw Office of Clare McMahon2014 - Present
Partner and Attorney at LawElkin McMahon2013 - 2014
Attorney at LawBarry L. Gordon & Associates, P.C.2013 - 2013
Attorney at LawSuhre & Associates, LLC2012 - 2013
Attorney at LawHolt Law Group, PC2010 - 2012
Association namePosition nameDuration
Chicago Bar AssociationMember of the CBA Editorial Board2011 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationN/A2009 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
CBA RecordEmergency Orders of Protection: A Primer2014
CBA RecordCareer Development Through Volunteerism: Getting Back by Giving Back2012
CBA RecordIllinois Workers’ Compensation Reform for the Rest of Us2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Chicago-Kent College of Law Illinois Institute of TechnologyN/AJD - Juris Doctor2009
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate Radio ShowDivorce question and answer session2013 Radio ShowPrenuptial Agreements2013 Radio ShowCustody and HFS Arrearages2013
Law Day LiveDivorce2013
Guest Speaker on Domestic Relations Call-In ShowParentage and Divorce2013