Steven Peskind’s most recent book “The Divorce Trial Manual: From Initial Interview to Closing Argument,’ published in 2021, is the top selling book, fiscal year to date (2022) for ABA family law publications. The Divorce Trial Manual is a comprehensive guide for trial lawyers on the art and science of family law trial advocacy. This is the third book Mr. Peskind has published for the … Continue reading “The Divorce Trial Manual: From Initial Interview to Closing Argument” takes #1!
Steven N. Peskind recently attended the annual meeting of the American College of Family Trial Lawyers at the Phoenician Resort and Spa in Scottsdale, Arizona. Membership in the College is limited to the top 100 family law trial lawyers in the nation. https://acftl.com/
Steven N. Peskind was the featured guest on the Gavel Talks Podcast (https://www.americanbar.org/groups/judicial/publications/gavel_talks) sponsored by the American Bar Association. Mr. Peskind was interviewed by Judge Richard Ginkowski regarding the American Bar Association’s Family Law Trial Advocacy Institute presented annually at the University of Missouri in Kansas City. Mr. Peskind serves on the faculty of the institute and discussed the curriculum and goals for the students. … Continue reading Steven N. Peskind as Featured Guest on Gavel Talks Podcast
Peskind Law Firm is pleased to announce that we have been selected as a ‘Best Law Firm’ in the area of Family Law for the Chicago region by U.S. News for our seventh consecutive year! To be selected, a rigorous evaluation process initiated that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information … Continue reading PESKIND LAW FIRM RECEIVES RANKING FROM U.S. NEWS – BEST LAWYERS® ‘BEST LAW FIRMS’ 2022
We are proud to announce that all five of our attorneys have been named Super Lawyers for 2022. Steven Peskind has been listed as a Top Rated Super Lawyer since 2009. Edward Milas, Mollie Peskind, John Peskind, and Michael Rizo are Super Lawyer’s Rising Stars. Only 5 percent of attorneys in the state are named as Super Lawyers, and only 2.5 percent of attorneys (under … Continue reading We are proud to announce that all five of our attorneys have been named Super Lawyers for 2022.
Steven N. Peskind has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 28th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© and the second edition of the Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America for the practice area of Family Law. This is Mr. Peskind’s 8th consecutive year being chosen for this award. “More than 10.8 million evaluations were analyzed in the United States, which resulted … Continue reading MR. PESKIND RECEIVES HONORING AWARD: BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA©
John Peskind and Steven Peskind recently obtained a successful result for our client in the Second District Appellate Court. After we first achieved a positive verdict in the trial court, the opposing party appealed the ruling. The issue before the appellate court was whether the trial court properly classified certain property as marital property, as opposed to the non-marital property of the other spouse. In … Continue reading John Peskind and Steven Peskind recently obtained a successful result in the Appellate Court
Mr. Peskind is celebrating his 15th consecutive year as a member of the American Law Institute’s Class of 2006. His selection is a product of his professional achievement and demonstrated interest in the improvement of the law. The American Law Institute is the leading independent organization in the United States producing scholarly work to clarify, modernize, and otherwise improve the law. ALI drafts, discusses, revises, … Continue reading Mr. Peskind celebrates his 15th consecutive year as a member of the American Law Institute
Peskind Law Firm is proud to announce its very own virtual courtroom, incorporating state of the art technology to adapt to the changing legal environment. With no clear end to virtual court appearances and depositions, our Zoom Room provides our clients with key advantages during virtual litigation. Varity of Uses The Zoom Room adapts to almost any use. Whether it is used for virtual depositions, … Continue reading The Peskind Zoom Room – Combining Experience with Technology
In a recent appellate court victory, Peskind Law Firm has successfully defended a favorable judgment against reversal. In the trial on the matter, Peskind Law Firm defended against claims that their client had violated a court order related to the payment of a minor child’s expenses. They were further able to compel a substantial contribution for the college expenses of the child, and attorney’s fees. … Continue reading Appellate Court Win