A seasoned Plainfield, IL attorney helping with divorce, child custody and business law cases
For more than 35 years attorney Jerry A. Fogelman has been zealously advocating for the rights and interests of his clients throughout northeastern Illinois. I have been counsel in numerous contested hearings and trials and even had a successful appeal before the Illinois Supreme Court. I perform a wide range of legal services for many types of clients, from individuals to small business entrepreneurs to large corporations. I can help you with: Animal attacks Annulment Automobile accidents and injuries Automobile negligence Business law Business formation Business litigation Business organization Children legal issues Child custody Civil Unions Corporate law Closely held corporations Cohabitation agreements Contested trusts and estates Corporate contracts Custody Decedents estates Divorce Dog bites Domestic relations Estate administration Father's rights Family law Grandparent's visitation rights Marital agreements Marital property distribution Marital property law Marital property settlements Motor vehicles accidents and injuries Paternity Personal injury Post divorce modification Post nuptial agreements Premarital agreements Qualified domestic relations orders Spousal support Trusts and estates Uncontested divorce Wrongful death A caring Plainfield, IL attorney committed to reliable representation: My diverse clientele come from all walks of life, but they have one thing in common: they want a knowledgeable and experienced attorney to handle their case. When you retain me, I become your advocate. Because the law firm of Jerry A. Fogelman is a client-centered general practice, I personally treat your case with the care, diligence and individual attention it deserves. I promptly respond to all emails and calls, am available throughout the process to answer questions as they arise and continually update my clients on the progress of their cases. A big city law firm at a small town price: People often fear the cost of enlisting a lawyer's help, but I make sure my clients know about costs up front, so there are never any surprises. For my firm's very reasonable fees, clients receive high-quality representation from a lawyer who consistently seeks efficient, effective and long-lasting solutions. At the end of your case, I want you to be satisfied that I vigorously represented your interests and rights. Facing a legal challenge can be stressful and emotional, but with an experienced attorney by your side, you can have confidence that I will resolve your case as smoothly as possible.
13437 Lakeshore Dr
Plainfield IL 60585
Composed, Compassionate Divorce Law Firm in Plainfield, IL
The dissolution of your marriage is an emotional and stressful event. The law office of Jerry A. Fogelman can help ease the legal strain of divorce so you can concentrate on the health and well-being of your family. I consider your individual needs to help you obtain the best possible results: -Child custody and visitation rights -Child support -The distribution of personal property, bank accounts, stocks and other assets -The division of marital debts -The sale or possession of the marital home -Spousal support and temporary support Family law mediation encourages cooperation: Mediation gives you and your spouse the opportunity to negotiate a divorce settlement in a more amicable setting through a trained facilitator. The mediation process fosters cooperation between partners and lessens the stress and hostility usually associated with litigation. Mediation often reduces the time and costs of divorce, and puts the decisions in your hands. I can help you obtain an equitable divorce settlement, fair child support agreement and healthy child custody arrangement. Have an experienced litigator by your side: Sometimes litigation is necessary to resolve your family's disputes. Having a strong litigator by your side can alleviate the uncertainty and stress of the arduous ligation process and help you obtain a more favorable trial outcome. By employing tactical trial strategies and maintaining a dynamic courtroom presence at all times, I have successfully represented clients throughout the adversarial litigation process for over 35 years.
Automobile accidents and injuries
Children legal issues
Closely held corporations
Contested trusts and estates
Grandparent's visitation rights
Marital property distribution
Marital property law
Marital property settlements
Motor vehicles accidents and injuries
Post divorce modification
Post nuptial agreements
Qualified domestic relations orders
Real estate contracts
Real estate litigation
Real estate sales
Trusts and estates
-U.S., District Court, Northern District of Indiana, 1982
-U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois and Trial Bar, 1988
-Indiana University, J.D., 1981
-Indiana University, B.S., with distinction, 1978
Association and memberships:
-Will County Bar Association
-Illinois State Bar Association
Jerry A. Fogelman serves clients in cities throughout Will, DuPage, Kendall, and Grundy Counties including: Plainfield, Joliet, Naperville, Bolingbrook, Romeoville, Lockport, Mokena and Morris.
Juris Doctorate, 1981
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