Wheaton Divorce Attorneys Named 2016 Super Lawyers
Friday, January 29, 2016
Posted by: Deni LaPenna
WHEATON, ILLINOIS (PRWEB) JANUARY 20, 2016
The DuPage County family law firm of Anderson & Associates, P.C. is proud to announce that Attorneys Kiley M. Whitty and Kasia Malkinska Naugle have been named 2016 Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Stars. This year marks Whitty’s second Super Lawyers Rising Stars recognition.
Super Lawyers is a distinguished rating service, which highlights exceptional attorneys across the country. On an annual basis, no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in the state of Illinois are named to the Super Lawyers Rising Stars list. To be eligible for the Rising Stars designation, a candidate must be either 40 years old or younger, or in practice for 10 years or less. Attorneys are selected based on a high-level of peer recognition, outstanding professional achievement, and an independent research process, which includes peer nominations.
“We congratulate Kiley and Kasia on their recent Rising Stars recognition. Both attorneys work diligently to advocate on behalf of their clients and this firm, and we are grateful to have them on our team,” says Founding Attorney Jonathan G. Anderson.
DuPage Divorce Attorney Kiley M. Whitty primarily focuses her legal practice on family law matters. She has experience in handling complex divorce cases involving the division of assets and parental responsibility matters such as custody, parenting time, and child removal. Whitty is a certified Guardian ad Litem for the DuPage County court system. In addition to her family law work, Whitty also represents clients within the practice areas of bankruptcy, foreclosure and loan modifications, creditor negotiations, and estate planning. Whitty obtained her J.D. from Loyola University Chicago School of Law, and she obtained her B.A. from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.
In addition to the Rising Stars honor, the National Advocates named Whitty a 2016 “Top 40 Under 40” Attorney. She is also is a “Top Rated Family Attorney” on AVVO, and the Leading Lawyers Network selected her as a 2015 Emerging Lawyer. Whitty is a Past President of the DuPage Association of Women Lawyers (DAWL). She is currently the Assistant Treasurer of the DuPage County Bar Association (DCBA), from whom she received a Director’s Award in 2013 and 2014. Additionally, she held the positions of Vice Chair and Chair of the DCBA’s New Lawyers Division, and served as a Director of the DuPage County Bar Foundation Board from 2011-2014. Whitty is also a member of the Illinois State Bar Association.
Throughout her career, DuPage County Attorney Kasia Malkinska Naugle has handled a wide-array of legal matters including those pertaining to: family law, divorce, juvenile delinquency, domestic violence, and criminal law. Naugle is an experienced litigator, having tried over 150 cases to verdict, including 8 jury trials. She worked as an Assistant State’s Attorney for DuPage County for over five years where she held positions in both the misdemeanor and felony divisions. While there she prosecuted cases involving general misdemeanors, domestic violence, violations of orders of protection, juvenile delinquency, abuse and neglect of minors, and DUI and traffic violations. She obtained her J.D. from The John Marshall Law School, and obtained her B.A. from DePaul University in Chicago.
Naugle is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, DuPage County Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, and the DuPage Association of Women Lawyers. She is also a member of the U.S District Court, Northern District of Illinois. Additionally, she is bilingual and has the capability to represent Polish-speaking clients.
About Anderson & Associates, P.C.:
Founded in 1983, Anderson & Associates, P.C. is one of the most established family law firms in Illinois. The firm proudly serves clients throughout Northern Illinois form its five convenient office locations in Wheaton, Schaumburg, Orland Park, Northbrook, and Downtown Chicago. The firm offers legal services within a wide-range of practice areas including: family law, bankruptcy, estate planning, and criminal law.
The attorneys at Anderson & Associates, P.C. actively participate within the local legal community, as they have served as members, directors, and officers of the DuPage County Bar Association, the DuPage Association of Women Lawyers, and the Northwest Suburban Bar Association. If you are seeking knowledgeable and aggressive representation contact a DuPage County family law attorney at 630-653-9400 or fill out the online contact form.