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Over 50 Years of Combined Experience

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Illinois Family Law Attorneys

Wakenight & Associates, P.C.: For Singularly Focused Representation

If you are currently considering filing for divorce or paternity, have been served with divorce or paternity papers, or are in the midst of a divorce or paternity proceeding, … you probably have questions or concerns

As experienced and knowledgeable divorce lawyers, the Wakenight Divorce and Family Law lawyers have represented many men and women like yourself.

We understand your QUESTIONS and your CONCERNS over
financial issues, children’s issues, the law and your future.

Divorce, paternity and family law cases are unique in the law! Mixed emotions, difficult relationships, long term relationships, legal complexities and high stakes make this area of law different than any other!

Attorney Representation in these cases can only be done well … if done full time, all day, every day.

“In this difficult and challenging time if you are looking for a well-established law firm, that represents divorce, paternity and family law clients only, exclusively …

then you have found what you are looking for!”

Thank you for visiting and Welcome to!

Mark T. Wakenight, President

The Divorce & Family Law Offices of

Wakenight & Associates, P.C. A Professional Corporation

J.D. 1988 University of Kansas

B.A. 1981 University of Chicago

Because Nothing is More Important Than Your Family & Finances

Contact Wakenight & Associates, P.C. today to schedule an appointment. We also offer convenient, complimentary, one-on-one consultations over the phone or in person.

Learn Why We're the Right Choice

The Firm You Need,

the Counsel You Deserve

Litigation can be complex and even the most amicable of negotiations can go awry. No matter what your case involves, the stakes can be high. If you are dealing with any type of family law issue, then your choice in representation will matter. The team at Wakenight & Associates, P.C. informs you of your options, keeps you involved in the process, and helps you understand your rights. Working with our firm means you can be in the best possible position to make sound, logical decisions that can have a positive impact on your family, your finances, and your future.

About Wakenight & Associates, P.C.

Proper Preparation & Presentation are the keys to success

Who will you choose to have on your side?

With your family, your future, and your finances at stake, it is important that you retain quality legal representation. At The Divorce and Family Law Offices of Wakenight & Associates, P.C., we dedicate ourselves to providing high quality divorce and family law legal representation to every client, in every case.

Our Illinois divorce lawyers can prepare your case to settle and we can prepare your case to fight, for this is exactly what our Illinois divorce Judges expect. Most cases involve a bit of both. You will ask for terms that your spouse will not agree to and your spouse will ask for concessions that you cannot make. Whether your case is resolved through negotiation or litigation you are in safe and capable hands with a Wakenight Attorney guiding you and protecting you through the process.

Put 50 Years of Combined Experience

on Your Side of the Aisle

Regardless of the details of your case, you need to understand your rights and how the law will apply to your specific situation. We would be happy to answer any of your questions or concerns and explain your rights and options. Our firm focuses on family law all day, every day, and can stand at your side as your loyal legal advocate from start to finish.

We have offices and satellite locations throughout Illinois, including Oak Park, Downers Grove, Mokena, Joliet, Aurora, Elmhurst, Burr Ridge, St. Charles, Lake Forest, Northbrook, Schaumburg, and Chicago Loop.

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