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Thomas Field lives in Chicago with his wife and two sons and enjoys fitness, traveling and fine dining.


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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 40%
    15 years
  2. Child Custody: 20%
    15 years
  3. Family: 20%
    15 years
  4. Prenuptials: 20%
    15 years



Hourly ($300-500/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Bradley Robert Kaye

    One of the best family law attorneys you can find. Knowledgeable and diligent. A true leader in the field.


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  • Mark V. Clay

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


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Contact info


161 North Clark Street Suite 2600
Chicago, IL, 60601


2275 Half Day Road
Suite 350
Bannockburn, IL, 60015



ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200105/11/2016
INAdministrative - Not Authorized to Practice201008/08/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Super Lawyers Rising StarLaw Bulletin Publishing Company2015
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
10 Best Client Satisfaction IllinoisAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2014
Leading LawyerLeading Lawyers Network2014
Super Lawyers Rising StarLaw Bulletin Publishing Company2014
Super Lawyers Rising StarLaw Bulletin Publishing Company2013
Leading LawyerLeading Lawyers Network2013
Leading LawyerLeading Lawyers Network2012
Super Lawyers Rising StarLaw Bulletin Publishing Company2012
Leading LawyerLaw Bulletin Publishing Company2011
Super Lawyers Rising StarLaw & Politics Magazine2011
40 Illinois Attorneys Under 40 to WatchLaw Bulletin Publishing Company2010
Young Alum AwardIIT Chicago-Kent College of Law2010
Super Lawyers Rising StarLaw & Politics Magazine2010
Who's Who Among Family Law PractitionersStrathmore's2009
Super Lawyers Rising StarLaw & Politics Magazine2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Partner/Chairman of Family Law DepartmentBeermann Pritikin Mirabelli Swerdlove LLP2006 - Present
AssociateKatz Goldstein & Warren2003 - 2006
Assistant General CounselResource Trading Group2001 - 2002
Association namePosition nameDuration
Chicago Professional NetworkMember/Co-Founder2008 - Present
JCYSImmediate Past President2007 - Present
Deerfield Bannockburn Riverwoods Chamber of CommerceBoard of Directors2003 - Present
Chicago Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Lake County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Illinois State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Sigma Alpha Mu--Rho CorporationSecretary2004 - 2011
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Villegas vs. DunckerN/A
Konrath v. KonrathIllinois has personal jurisdiction over husband
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Publication nameTitleDate
Fidelity Family OfficesPrenuptial Agreements2014
Lake County DocketEquitable Adoption2014
Divorce360I'm pregnant and thinking about filing for divorce. What do I need to know? (And yes, the baby is his.)2014
Divorce360Reduction of Child Support Payments2014
Divorce360I'm divorced with joint custody. I want to pull my son out of his pricey private school. I've started to see early warning signs of brat-dom and I want to nip it in the bud. My ex disagrees. Who gets to decide?2014
Chicago Daily Law BulletinThe 'ex' in 'executive officer': CEO divorces may affect companies2012
ISBA Estates & Trusts NewsletterStrategic Planning In Divorce2009
Mainstreet ( to Reduce Child Support Payments2009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Illinois Institute of TechnologyN/AM.B.A.2002
Chicago-Kent College of Law Illinois Institute of TechnologyLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignN/AOther - Bachelors1998
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Lake County Bar Association, Family Law CommitteeTreatment of Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury Awards in Divorce Cases2015
Lake County Bar Association, Family Law ConferenceEquitable Adoption2014
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law Alumni CLE SeriesCurrent Issues in Family Law2014
Fidelity Family Offices WebinarPrenuptial Agreements--Insuring Your Future2014
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationDistressed Estates in Divorce2013
Lake County Bar Association, Family Law CommitteeDissipation of Marital/Non-Marital Estates2012
Family Law Webcast SeriesBankruptcy & Debt Issues in Divorce2012
Lake County Bar Association Family Law ConferenceAttorney Fee Statute Update & Consent Petitions2010
Chicago Bar AssociationFinding Assets Through the Discovery Process in Dissolution of Marriage Actions2009
Bank of America SeminarFinding Assets Through the Discovery Process2008
Lake County Bar Association Family Law ConferenceWitness Order at Trial2007
Second SaturdaysHow to be an Educated Divorce Client2005