Margaret A. Bennett

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Areas of Practice (16)

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Visitation
  • Collaborative Law
  • Alimony
  • Child Custody Mediation
  • Childrens Rights
  • Discovery of Hidden Assets
  • Divorce Mediation
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Marital Agreements
  • Marital Property Law
  • Marital Property Settlements
  • Matrimonial Law
  • Post Divorce

Education & Credentials

University Attended:
University of California at Berkeley, A.B., 1972
Law School Attended:
University of San Francisco and Loyola University of Chicago School of Law, J.D., 1976; London, College of Law, QLTT, 2004
Year of First Admission:
1977, U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit; 1976, Illinois, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois; 2002, Colorado; 2004, England and Wales; 2013, U.S. Supreme Court
Hobbies & interests:
Professional and Charitable Affiliations•Board of Directors, First Folio Theatre, Oak Brook, Illinois, (current)•University of California Alumni Association, (current)•Berkeley in Britain Alumni Association, (current)•Society of English and American Lawyers, (current)•Supporter of RRAF - a non-profit agency that provides support to adults with developmental disabilities, (current)•Supporter of the Association for Individual Development (AID) which provides services to individuals who have developmental, physical and/or mental disabilities, (current)•Resources for Retarded and Autistic Adults, Lombard, IllinoisBoard of Directors, 1996 to 2000•DuPage County Blue Ribbon Committee on People with Disabilities, Wheaton, IllinoisMember, 1993 to 1995•Evangelical Health Foundation, Board of Sponsors, Oak Brook, IllinoisMember, 1988 to 1992•Good Samaritan Hospital Development Counsel, Downers Grove, IllinoisMember, 1988 to 1992

Peer Reviews

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