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Schiffman Family Law principal attorney Michael Schiffman has always felt a personal calling to family law rooted in his desire to help others. His clients appreciate his commitment to partnering with them during the process.

Michael S. Schiffman

Michael S. Schiffman

Upon graduation he began his career as a Family Law Attorney, going from large Chicago based firms to heading up a Family Law division in a general practice partnership, eventually founding Schiffman Family Law, LLC.  Mike handles each case individually, with close personal attention to your needs and issues, while also pursuing the latest judicial and legal statutes and trends.  

Unlike larger firm, working with Schiffman Family Law means your case and your concerns are addressed personally by Mike Schiffman.  Throughout your case it is Mike Schiffman -- not an intern, para-legal or recent graduate, but Mike personally addressing every aspect of your case.

Whether it’s a divorce, post-decree issues, maintenance adjustment, child support, custody, visitation disputes, paternity, enforcement, or other Family Law Litigation, Mike has the over 30 years of experience to efficiently and effectively resolve the matter.

Affiliated with numerous legal and professional associations, Mike is a past chairman for the Matrimonial Law Committee for the Northwest Suburban Bar Association.  He has also served as a guest lecturer at Northeastern Illinois University and has been the recipient of numerous awards and honors.

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Bachelor of Arts with distinction, cum laude; University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Juris Doctorate,
University of Illinois College of Law, Urbana, 1982

Professional Associations:

  • Illinois State Bar Association, 1982
  • DuPage County Bar Association