Grant and Grant Professional Corporation

Grant and Grant Professional Corporation

Burton F. Grant and Joan C. Grant, principals of GRANT AND GRANT, are prominent attorneys who have helped to shape Illinois family and matrimonial law through appellate court decisions and bar association legislative efforts.

Firm Overview

Established in 1943, GRANT AND GRANT is considered one of the premier family law firms in the State of Illinois. The Grants bring experience and knowledge to clients confronted with divorce and complicated family law matters. Both attorneys also practice collaborative family law, offering resolution without litigation. In addition to their Chicago office, the firm
Main Office

Main Office
30 North La Salle Street
Suite 1728
Chicago  IL  60602

Phone
  • (312) 641-3600
Fax
  • (312) 641-2723
Family
Grant and Grant Professional Corporation will represent your Family legal matters.
Practice Areas:
-Divorce
-Dissolution of Marriage
-Complex Family Law
-Child Custody and Visitation
-Paternity and Parentage
-Collaborative Law
-Appellate Practice in Family Law
-Marital Property Settlements
-Spousal Support and Maintenance
-Alimony
-Child Support
-Division of Retirement Benefits
-Divorce Mediation
-Divorce Taxation
-Domestic Violence
-Equitable Distribution
-Litigation in Family Law
-Marital Property Distribution
-Matrimonial Law
-Mediation and Collaborative Family Law
-Post Divorce and Parentage Modification
-Postnuptial Agreements
-Premarital Agreements
-Qualified Domestic Relations Orders
-Separation Agreements

Burton F. Grant

ISLN: 906934621
Principal

Practice Areas :
Family Law; Divorce; Spousal and Child Support; Child Custody and Visitation; Appellate Practice; Divorce Taxation; Marital Property Distribution; Marital Property Settlements; Matrimonial Law; Paternity; Premarital Agreements; Postnuptial Agreements; Post Divorce and Parentage Modification and Enforcement; Complex Litigation; Collaborative Family Law; Domestic Violence

Admitted:
1962, Illinois and U.S District Court, Northern District of Illinois

Law School:
DePaul University, J.D., 1962; John Marshall Law School, LL.M., 1965

College:
DePaul University, B.A., 1959

Member:
Chicago Bar Association (Chair, Fees and Ethics Sub-Committee of Matrimonial Committee, 1992-1994), North Suburban Bar Association (Board of Managers, 1994-) and Illinois State Bar Association; American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (Fellow 1967-2013) Member, Admissions Committee, 1993-2013).

Biography:
Named to the Illinois "Super Lawyers" list 2006-2014. Author: "IICLE, Family Law-Motion Practice and Updates," Author: "Caveat Amator: The State of Affairs in Illinois after Hewitt v. Hewitt", DePaul Law Review. Instructor, Family Law, DePaul College of Law, 1978-1984. Listed as top 5% of attorneys by Best Attorneys Network in 2005; Selected by peers as Leading Lawyer in Family Law by Leading Lawyers Network, 2007-2014; Listed in Law and Leading Attorneys, 1996-; Named as one of Top 20 Divorce Lawyers by North Shore Magazine.

Born:
Chicago, Illinois
Education
  • DePaul University
    Juris Doctorate , 1962
  • John Marshall Law School
    LL.M. , 1965

Joan C. Grant

ISLN: 906933068
Principal

Practice Areas :
Family Law; Divorce; Matrimonial Law; Divorce Mediation; Family Mediation; Marital Property Distribution; Marital Property Settlements; Paternity; Spousal Support; Child Custody and Visitation; Child Support; Post Divorce and Parentage Modification and Enforcement; Domestic Violence; Complex Family Law Litigation; Collaborative Family Law.

Admitted:
1980, Illinois and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois; 1982, Florida

Law School:
DePaul University, J.D., 1980

College:
University of Michigan, B.A., with distinction, 1965

Member:
Chicago Bar (Board of Managers, 1994-1996; Vice-Chair, Court Liaison Committee, 1993-2000; Chair, 1992-1993; Vice-Chair, 1991-1992 and Secretary, 1990-1991, Matrimonial Law Committee), North Suburban Bar; Illinois State Bar (Family Law Section Council, 1993-1999, Chair, 2004-2005, Vice-Chair 2003-2004, Secretary, 2002-2003, Bench and Bar Section Council, 1999-2006; Domestic Violence Task Force; Legislation Committee, 2006-2011); The Florida Bar; Women's Bar Association of Illinois.

Biography:
Named to the Illinois "Super Lawyers" list 2005, 2006, 2010, 2011. Listed in Law and Leading Attorneys, 1998. Certified Divorce Mediator. Author: Chapter: "Family Law Litigation in Illinois," National Business Institute; Author: Chapter, "Post-Secondary Education Expenses and Support for Nonminor Children," ISBA Family Law Handbook, 1995 Edition and 2011 Edition. Certified Child Representative, Guardian ad Litem and Attorney for Child by the Circuit Court of Cook County, Domestic Relations Division.

Born:
Chicago, Illinois
Education
  • DePaul University, J.D.
    Juris Doctorate , 1980
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