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Dedicated to the Practice of Matrimonial and Family Law

FAMILY AND DIVORCE LAWYERS WHO PUT CLIENTS FIRST

REINVENTING FAMILY LAW

Leading the way, Peskind Law firm has reinvented family law.

Divorce today is complex, and legal expertise alone is insufficient for people to achieve a successful divorce. Lawyers are trained as courtroom advocates and negotiators, but we are not necessarily experts in financial planning or the emotional challenges of family break up.

While every divorce is different, most involve three types of issues that often intersect:

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Steven N. Peskind, Principal Attorney at Peskind Law Firm and author of the book Divorce in Illinois.

Peskind Law Firm
is a preeminent family and divorce law firm in Illinois that focuses on supporting our clients during a difficult period in their lives. We are based in St. Charles but serve cities throughout the Chicago area, including Wheaton, Geneva, Batavia, Elgin, Aurora, Naperville, Lombard, Hinsdale and surrounding areas. While we primarily work in Kane and DuPage Counties, we selectively handle cases in other parts of the State as well.

With decades of experience as family law attorneys, we understand the needs of clients facing these sensitive issues. At the Peskind Law Firm, we not only work tirelessly to achieve the best outcome for our clients, but we also work to make sure that our clients feel supported each step along the way. We pride ourselves on providing unparalleled levels of communication and professionalism.

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PROFESSIONAL INSIGHT

Meet Our Team

Peskind Law Firm focuses on the legal, financial and emotional needs of our clients by creating a supportive team environment where all apects of the divorce process are addressed. We join forces with our clients to develop a comprehensive action plan for that is specific to each and every case.

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Client Feedback

See what our clients have to say about us. At Peskind Law Firm we always put our clients first. Don’t take it from us…take it from our clients.

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Peskind Law Firm is pleased to announce that it has been selected as a "Best Law Firm" in the area of Family Law for the Chicago region by U.S. News for the THIRD consecutive year. In order to be selected, a rigorous evaluation process is initiated that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

To be eligible for a ranking in a particular practice area and metro region, a law firm must have at least one lawyer who is included in Best Lawyers in that particular practice area and location. Steven Peskind has been selected for Best Lawyers every year since 2013.

Peskind Law Firm received a Tier 1 ranking among all of the firms selected for Best Law Firms, meaning that Peskind Law Firm scored within a certain percentage of the highest-scoring firms selected. Congratulations to PLF for continuing the continued recognition!
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PUBLICATIONS

Divorce In Illinois

Understandable Answers to Your Legal Questions by Steven N. Peskind.

The Family Law Trial Evidence Handbook

Rules and Procedures for Effective Advocacy by Steven N. Peskind.

One Hundred Days Before Trial

A Family Lawyer’s Guide to Preparation and Strategy

The Changing Face of Illinois Family Law...

This essential handbook reveals the much changed face of family law in Illinois.

International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers

Steven Peskind has been invited to join the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. The International Academy is a worldwide association of practicing lawyers who are recognized by their peers as the most experienced and skilled family law specialists in their...

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Best Lawyers

Steven N. Peskind has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 24th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for the practice area of Family Law. This is Mr. Peskind’s 5th consecutive year being chosen for this honor. Best Lawyers is the oldest and most...

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Annual Divorce Conference

Melissa Rister recently attended the annual conference for Divorce professionals sponsored by the Institute for Divorce Financial Analysts, in Orlando, Florida. The conference was attended by people from all over the US and Canada. Attendees represented a variety of...

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