Anderson and Associates, P.C.

Anderson and Associates, P.C.

At Anderson and Associates, P.C., our dedicated attorneys have been providing legal assistance to clients since 1983, and our law firm is well-known and respected throughout the Chicagoland area.

Firm Overview

In any legal matter, choosing the right law firm to represent you is essential. From family law to bankruptcy to criminal law, each case has major repercussions that can last throughout your entire life, and even after your death. In order to achieve the best possible results in your legal matter, you will need to secure the services of an attorney that can help you understand your situation and advise you on all of your options, rights, and obligations.
Main Office
Anderson and Associates, P.C.
400 S. County Farm Road
Suite 320
Wheaton  IL  60187
Phone
  • 6306539400
Websites

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?
Yes

Office Information

Office Hours
Monday - Friday - 8am - 5pm
Languages Spoken
English

Jon Anderson

Jonathan Anderson handles most of the drafting and litigation of the law firm's pre-nuptial agreements and post-nuptial agreements and recently won a landmark appellate decision involving the validity of a post-nuptial agreement.
Mr. Anderson maintains an aggressive litigation style. Though he believes most cases should settle, he knows thorough litigation preparation establishes a foundation to negotiate from a position of strength.
Jonathan Anderson has taught, lectured and published materials on a variety of family law issues. He is a member of the American Bar Association and the Illinois State Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, Northwest Suburban Bar Association, DuPage Bar Association; and is a member of the Family Law Committees in each of those legal associations.
Mr. Anderson has been recognized with awards from multiple organizations. Avvo, which creates attorney ratings using a mathematical formula based on publicly available information, has rated him 10 out of 10. Martindale-Hubbell, an organization which provides peer review ratings, has given him a rating of Preeminent, which is their highest peer rating standard. He has also been recognized as a member of Leading Lawyers, a distinction which is awarded to fewer than 5% of licensed attorneys in each state.
Education
  • University of Florida College of Law
    Juris Doctorate , 1980
  • University of Wisconsin
    B.A. , 1975

Kasia Malkinska

Mrs. Naugle's legal career began as an Assistant State's Attorney with the Office of the DuPage County State's Attorney. Mrs. Naugle was part of the prosecutorial team working alongside the State's Attorney in the highly publicized sentencing of Brian Dugan, a convicted serial killer. Throughout her 5 years with the State's Attorney's Office, she handled a high volume of cases. This included prosecuting general misdemeanors, domestic violence, violations of orders of protection, DUI and traffic violations. After being promoted to the Felony Division, Mrs. Naugle prosecuted complex abuse and neglect cases involving DCFS, status of parental rights, child removal and juvenile delinquency cases.
Mrs. Naugle's vast experience permits her to properly evaluate each case to determine the solution to obtain the most favorable outcome for her clients. She is an accomplished litigator having tried over 150 cases to verdict, including 8 jury trials. While she has extensive trial experience, Mrs. Naugle is also a skilled negotiator routinely settling the majority of her cases. Her diligent work ethic, coupled with her litigation experience and a courtroom presence, allows her to effectively negotiate complicated matters and disputes.
Education
  • The John Marshall Law School
    Juris Doctor , 2008
  • DePaul University
    Bachelor of Arts , 2003

Christopher J. Maurer

Christopher J. Maurer is a licensed Illinois attorney with ten years of experience who has focused his practice in the area of family law including divorce issues (contested and uncontested divorces, high-stakes litigation, complex financial and business divorces), adoptions and paternity cases, preparation of prenuptial agreements and postnuptial agreements, custody disputes, establishing visitation schedules, child support calculation and alimony / maintenance determination, grandparent rights, disputes regarding removing children from Illinois, and enforcing court orders. Mr. Maurer is also trained and qualified to act asGuardian ad Litem, Child's Representative, and Attorney for the Child in the Sixteenth and Eighteenth Judicial Circuits of Illinois.
In addition to being a seasoned trial court litigator, Mr. Maurer has substantial appellate litigation experience, having won several cases on appeal before the Illinois Appellate Court, one of which was sent back to the trial court, resulting in a $1.7 million verdict in favor of the Appellant upon retrial.
Mr. Maurer also assists clients in developing estate plans (wills, trusts, powers of attorney for health care, powers of attorney for property) to ensure that their assets are protected during their lifetimes and after their deaths. Mr. Maurer regularly utilizes estate planning tools to meet his clients' goals of avoiding probate, reducing or avoiding estate taxes, nominating guardians of children, and protecting assets from creditors. Mr. Maurer also represents administrators, executors, heirs and guardians in various guardianship and probate proceedings, including complex, multi-million dollar estates.
Education
  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law
    Juris Doctorate , 1997
  • College of Communications, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois
    Bachelor of Science , 1994

Deanna Williams

Deanna Williams is a licensed attorney concentrating in the areas of divorce, parentage, child support, probate, estate planning, and bankruptcy in Cook, DuPage, Kane, Will and the surrounding collar counties.
Deanna graduated from James Madison College at Michigan State University in 2013, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and Psychology. Deanna received her Juris Doctor from Chicago-Kent College of Law in 2016.
Deanna gained significant experience working as a law clerk at Anderson and Associates, P.C. throughout law school. In 2016, Deanna was hired on as an associate attorney. Deanna remains active in the legal community as a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association and DuPage County Bar Association.
Education
  • Chicago-Kent College of Law
    J.D. , 2016
  • James Madison College at Michigan State University
    B.A. in International Relations and Psychology , 2013

Dennise L. McCann

Dennise L. McCann graduated from University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, summa cum laude, in 1984 with a major in Criminal Justice and a minor in Sociology. She graduated from The John Marshall Law School in January of 1988. During law school, Dennise interned for the Honorable Susan Pierson Sonderby, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois and was a law clerk for Anderson and Associates, P.C.
After graduation, from 1988 to 1992, Dennise was a career law clerk to the Honorable Susan Pierson Sonderby, responsible for reviewing her daily motion call, researching legal issues, drafting opinions and writing speech materials for continuing legal education programs.
In 1994, Dennise became an associate with Anderson and Associates, P.C. responsible for handling complex family law, bankruptcy and probate matters. In 2007, she became the managing attorney of the Wheaton Office.
Education
  • John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
    J.D. , 1988
  • University of Wisconsin, Whitewater, Whitewater, WI
    B.S. , 1984

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