Lynn A. Cohen

Lynn A. Cohen

Founder
Location:
Skokie, Illinois
Phone:
847-674-3000
Email:

Ms. Cohen founded the Law Offices of Lynn A. Cohen in Cook County in 1982 when she began practicing family law. In addition to divorce and its related practice areas, our firm provides strong representation in the following areas:

  • Real estate
  • Guardianships
  • Estate planning
  • Probate
  • Small business law
  • Personal injury

As a result, we are able to answer all your questions and take care of all your concerns before, during and after your divorce.

Lynn is an active board member and current president of The Lilac Tree, which is a nonprofit organization serving women who are going through a divorce. They offer educational workshops on the divorce process, confidential one-on-one, informational sessions for women who are considering divorce.  The organization's mission is to help women to have a more successful outcome in a divorce. Even if you haven’t yet decided to end your marriage but are experiencing difficulties getting along with your spouse, we can provide guidance on how you should move forward.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Real estate
  • Probate
  • Guardianships
  • Small business law
  • Estate planning
  • Personal injury

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1982
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1982

Education

  • John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 1982
    • Law Review: John Marshall Law School, 1980 - 1982
  • University of Illinois, Champaign/Urbana, Illinois
    • B.A. - 1967
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: English

Published Works

  • In re Custody of Christy Elizabeth Townsend, John Marshall Law Review, Vol 15 Number 1 Winter, 1982

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member

Pro Bono Activities

  • Board member and current president, The Lilac Tree
  • Attorney Referral Panel, 1994 - 2008