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Christopher Maurer

Christopher Maurer

Partner at Suburban Law Group, LLC
  • Family Law, Divorce, Probate ...
  • Illinois
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Summary

Christopher J. Maurer is a licensed Illinois attorney with over two decades of litigation experience primarily in the areas of divorce and family law, as well as estate planning. He practices in DuPage County, Cook County, Kane County, and the other collar counties. Chris has focused his practice in the area of family law, including divorce issues (contested and uncontested divorces, complex financial and business divorces), 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. Chris is also regularly appointed as a Guardian ad Litem to represent children in divorces and disabled adults in guardianship proceedings. Chris is a certified mediator and has mediated and negotiated parenting agreements and financial settlements for numerous couples going through the divorce process.

Chris also assists his clients in preparing their estate plans, including wills, trusts and powers of attorney for health care and property. He also 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.

Chris earned his Juris Doctorate from Loyola University of Chicago's College of Law in 1997 and his Bachelor of Science from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign in 1994.

Practice Areas
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Probate
  • Estate Planning
Additional Practice Areas
  • Child Custody & Visitation
  • Guardianships
  • Parentage
  • Post Decree Modifications
  • Orders of Protection and Restraining Orders
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    Free Initial Consultation 630-519-7705
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Illinois
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U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois
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U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois Trial Bar
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Education
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
J.D. (1997)
Activities: Member, International Law Program and Organization
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University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
B.S. (1994) | Communications
Activities: Habitat for Humanity, the Daily Illini Newspaper, and WPGU Radio
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Awards
Elite Lawyer Award- Family Law
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Professional Associations
DuPage County Bar Association
Member
Current
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Northwest Suburban Bar Association
Member
Current
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Illinois State Bar Association  # 6243442
Member
Current
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Publications
Articles & Publications
The Jack of All Trades
DCBA Brief, Vol. 27 (2014-2015)
The Perils of Unallocated Support
DCBA Brief
Violent Video Games, The First Amendment, and Child Custody
DCBA Brief, Vol. 27 (2014-2015)
Websites & Blogs
Website
Contact & Map
Suburban Law Group, LLC
15255 South 94th Avenuu
Suite 500
Orland Park, IL 60462
Toll-Free: (855) 705-7705
Telephone: (630) 519-7705
Cell: (630) 336-0763
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM (Today)
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday: 9 AM - 1 PM
Sunday: Closed
Suburban Law Group, LLC
15255 South 94th Avenuu
Suite 500
Orland Park, IL 60462
Toll-Free: (855) 705-7705
Telephone: (630) 519-7705
Cell: (630) 336-0763
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM (Today)
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday: 9 AM - 1 PM
Sunday: Closed
Suburban Law Group, LLC
1855 Rohlwing Road
Suite D
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
Toll-Free: (855) 705-7705
Telephone: (630) 519-7705
Cell: (630) 336-0763
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM (Today)
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday: 9 AM - 1 PM
Sunday: Closed
Suburban Law Group, LLC
50 S. Main Street
Suite 200
Naperville, IL 60540
Toll-Free: (855) 705-7705
Telephone: (630) 519-7705
Cell: (630) 336-0763
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM (Today)
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday: 9 AM - 1 PM
Sunday: Closed