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James Teich

Mr. Teich joined the Women’s Divorce & Family Law Group in 2013 as a managing partner. Mr. Teich is a dedicated and knowledgeable attorney who has extensive experience representing both men and women in family law cases in Illinois. He works to protect his client’s rights in family law disputes. Mr. Teich’s interest in women’s rights dates as far back as law school, where, as a member of Law Review, he wrote an article concerning the issues of Battered Women’s Syndrome. Mr. Teich became deeply aware of the lack of protection afforded to women in family law cases when he was assisting his female family members in their cases. These experiences, in part, fueled his desire to join a group focused on protecting and advancing the rights of women and mothers.

Mr. Teich has vast knowledge and experience

Mr. Teich has vast knowledge and experience with respect to litigating divorce cases and post-decree cases (such as child support, visitation, custody, educational expenses, maintenance (formerly known as alimony), etc.), and will advocate on his client’s behalf. At the same time, he is known for being a caring and fair attorney who puts the needs of his clients and their children first. Mr. Teich also works in the areas of adoption and the guardianship of minors.

Mr. Teich has made multiple television appearances and appeared in periodicals (Chicago Tribune) and online articles featuring his cases of divorce and custody.  He is a co-author of the book, Strategies For Family Law In Illinois. Additionally, he often speaks at conferences on family law issues.

Mr. Teich has been mentored by prominent women in the legal profession, including the Honorable Ann C. Williams of the Seventh Circuit United States Court of Appeals. He is also a member of the E-Women Network.

Mr. Teich graduated with Honors

Mr. Teich graduated with honors from Emory University in 1993 and in 2000 he graduated from Chicago-Kent College of Law with honors. Mr. Teich was the Executive Editor of the Chicago-Kent Law Review and was a recipient of a Scholarship for Academic Excellence. He also received two CALI Academic Achievement Awards.

Mr. Teich is admitted to practice law in the State of Illinois and the Northern District of Illinois. He is a member of the Chicago Bar Association and Illinois State Bar Association. Prior to practicing family law, Mr. Teich was an attorney in the corporate law department of McDermott, Will & Emery. While practicing corporate law Mr. Teich gained invaluable knowledge regarding the valuation, infrastructure and management of businesses. With this experience, he often utilizes his business knowledge in family law matters.

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  • Downtown Chicago/Loop Office

    77 W. Wacker Drive 45th Floor
    Chicago, IL 60601

  • Lake Forest Office

    100 Saunders Rd., Ste. 150
    Lake Forest, IL 60045

  • Lisle Office

    3333 Warrenville Rd., Ste. 200
    Lisle, IL 60532

312-585-6604
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