About The Law Office Of Lynn A. Cohen

More Than 30 Years Of Experience

Attorney Lynn A. Cohen is committed to helping clients get through divorce, custody and other family law matters while retaining their rights and their dignity. She understands that family law disputes can make your future feel very uncertain. With the help of an experienced lawyer, however, you can move forward to the next stage of your life.

Ms. Cohen has extensive Illinois family law experience. In addition, she has practiced in other areas of law, including real estate, estate planning and probate, and business law. This experience gives her a greater understanding of family law issues such as property division, business valuation, and how marital agreements and divorce settlements may affect estate plans.

Attorney Cohen encourages clients to rely on their attorney for counsel and legal advice; too much misinformation is circulated among well-meaning family and friends. She also promotes being open to compromise, setting realistic goals and being prepared to participate with your lawyer to help the case progress efficiently.

Community Involvement

Ms. Cohen serves as a board member and past president of The Lilac Tree, a nonprofit organization for women going through a divorce. It provides educational workshops on the divorce process and confidential one-on-one, informational sessions for women who are considering divorce. The organization's mission is to help women have more successful outcomes in divorce. Even if you haven't decided to end your marriage, but are experiencing difficulties getting along with your spouse, the organization can provide guidance on how you can move forward.

In addition, Ms. Cohen serves on an attorney referral panel and a mediation referral panel, and has moderated and been a principal speaker at Lilac Tree workshops and at Divorce University on the legal and financial aspects of the divorce process. To learn more about her background, please click on the link below.

The firm's office is located across the street from Old Orchard shopping center in Skokie. Please call 847-674-3000 to schedule an appointment. You may also email the firm.