Attorney in Oak Brook, IL
Lee A. Marinaccio is a partner in the law firm of Botti Marinaccio, Ltd.
Botti Marinaccio, Ltd., is an established litigation law firm that specializes in the practice of family law.
In Mr. Marinaccio's early career as an attorney, he concentrated his practice in the area of criminal trial prosecutions. As a special assistant attorney with the United States Department of Justice; an assistant United States Attorney, a first assistant State's Attorney in Kane County, Illinois and an assistant DuPage County State's Attorney, Lee obtained extensive and valuable experience as a trial lawyer. Since leaving his commitment to public service, Lee has concentrated his legal practice in the area of family law. For the past 35 years, Lee has exclusively handled family law matters.
Mr. Marinaccio's extensive experience in the area of family law has allowed him to prosecute and defend all types of contested family law issues. He has successfully tried to completion issues relating to the joint and sole custody of children; child abuse; restrictions on visitation and other visitation related issues; removal and defense against the removal of children from the State of Illinois; current and past due child support issues; child care and day care expense related issues; medical related issues for children and spouses; education issues for children and spouses; spousal support issues including initiating, limiting, modifying or otherwise terminating maintenance (alimony); extensive and complicated property issues including the identification of property; classification of property as marital or non-marital property; evaluation of property and the eventual distribution of property through successful competent negotiation or if necessary, through trial litigation. In his more than 43 years of experience as a trial attorney, Lee has been recognized by his peers as one of the preeminent practitioners in the field of family law.
As attorney Marinaccio is well versed in and familiar with trial litigation, he is placed in the enviable position of being able to successfully negotiate a favorable settlement, or if the negotiated settlement fails, back up his claim to competently present the issues to a Judge in a trial setting in order to obtain the best possible results for his client.
Mr. Marinaccio attributes his success as a family law attorney to his patience and compassion for his clients and his ability to recognize issues, solve problems, and negotiate settlements or litigate complex issues. Lee and his wife of 46 years, Katherine, have five children, LeeAnne, Carla, Laura, Anna, and Anthony and have ten grandchildren.
Assistant State's Attorney, DuPage County, 1971-1972. Assistant U.S. Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice, 1972-1975. 1st Assistant States Attorney, Kane County, 1975. Recognized as Outstanding Attorney by Leading Illinois Attorney's Network Publication and the National Registry of Who's Who. Recognized as an Illinois Super Lawyer. Recipient of the Elmhurst College Outstanding Alumni Award.
Areas of Law:
-Child Custody and Support20%
Experience & Credentials:
Admitted in 1971, Illinois and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, United States District Court, Northern District of Indiana
U.S. Supreme Court
Law School Attended:
Class of 1971
Class of 1967
Born in 1944
Associations & Memberships:
American Bar Association (Family Law Section); Illinois State Bar Association (Family Law Section); DuPage County Bar Association (Matrimonial Law Committee); Kane County Bar Association; Will County Bar Association; DuPage County Family Court Special Task Force.
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers; Justinian Society of Lawyers.