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I have practiced law in Illinois for my entire career and focused primariy on issues facing children and families.  I am a graduate of Northwestern University School of Law and earned my undergraduate degree from Princeton University.  


Our firm provides quality and efficient legal representation in Cook, Will, Lake and DuPage Counties.  With over 30 years of litigation experience under our belt, we are comprised of aggressive, intelligent attorneys who have practiced in both public and private sectors of the law.

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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Divorce: 45%
  2. Child Support: 13%
  3. Child Custody: 12%
  4. Real Estate: 10%
  5. Other: 20%
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Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($275/hour), Free consultation (45 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Jennifer Lynn Rexroat Lavin

    Lisa Copland is an outstanding family law attorney and Child Representative with whom I have worked in my capacities as both a law clerk and as an attorney during the past five years. Lisa has mentored and educated me regarding many nuanced, practical aspects of Illinois family law that are informed by her clearly successful career in domestic relations. Lisa is a dedicated, zealous advocate for her clients, and I give her my highest and most enthusiastic recommendation.

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    Jennifer Lavin Divorce and separation Attorney
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  • Maria M. Barlow

    Lisa is highly knowledgeable in areas of divorce, child custody and family law. Lisa has many years of experience and is a dedicated and enthusiastic attorney. I recommend her.

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    Maria Barlow Child support Attorney
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Contact info

Lisa A. Copland, P.C.

35 East Wacker Drive
Suite 650
Chicago, IL, 60601

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199708/10/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Illinois Rising StarSuperLawyers2012
Illinois Rising StarSuperLawyers2011
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Cook County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Black Women Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Chicago Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
ISBA NewsletterPractice alert: Illinois Supreme Court allows disgorgement of previously paid retainers fees in divorce cases now uncertain2014
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Northwestern University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Princeton UniversityPoliticsA.B.1994