Wheaton Divorce Attorney Named 2016 Illinois Emerging Lawyer
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Posted by: Deni LaPenna
WHEATON, IL (PRWEB) FEBRUARY 25, 2016
The law firm of Anderson & Associates, P.C. proudly announces that Associate Attorney Kiley M. Whitty has been recognized as a 2016 Emerging Lawyer in the state of Illinois. This year’s award marks Whitty’s second consecutive Emerging Lawyers recognition as she was also chosen in 2015.
Emerging Lawyers consist of the top two percent of lawyers in Illinois who have established a high level of professional success and maintained exceptional ethical practices within their legal career. In order to be chosen as an Illinois Emerging Lawyer, an attorney must also be 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less.
“Kiley has always demonstrated a high aptitude for the law and she zealously advocates on behalf of her clients and this firm. Anderson & Associates, P.C. is proud to have Kiley on our team and we congratulate her on receiving this accolade,” says Founding Attorney Jonathan G. Anderson.
DuPage County Divorce Attorney Kiley M. Whitty concentrates her legal practice in family law including child custody and financial divorce matters such as the division of complex assets, spousal maintenance, child support, and post-decree enforcement. She also handles cases related to bankruptcy, creditor negotiations, and estate planning. Whitty is a certified Guardian ad Litem in DuPage County, where she assists the court with child custody, parenting time, and neglect and abuse cases. She graduated Magna cum laude with a B.A. from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Whitty went on to obtain a J.D. from Loyola University Chicago School of Law, where she graduated with numerous honors.
Whitty’s outstanding service to her clients and the legal community has earned her many professional accolades. She was selected as an Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Star in both 2015 and 2016, an honor only given to the top 2.5 percent of attorneys in the state. Whitty is also a “Top Rated Family Law Attorney” on AVVO based on excellent client reviews and peer endorsements, and she was named to The National Advocates: Top 40 Under 40 List for Matrimonial & Family Law in Illinois.
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 also received a Director’s Award in both 2013 and 2014. Additionally, Whitty has held the leadership 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. She is also an active member of the Illinois State Bar Association.
About Anderson & Associates, P.C.:
Anderson & Associates, P.C. has proudly served Northern Illinois since 1983. The established Illinois family law firm represents clients from five conveniently located offices in Wheaton, Schaumburg, Orland Park, Northbrook, and Chicago. The qualified attorneys at Anderson & Associates, P.C. handle legal matters pertaining to family law, bankruptcy, estate planning, and criminal law.
The firm’s outstanding work has been recognized by Super Lawyers, AVVO, Leading Lawyers, the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys (NAFLA), and the DuPage County Bar Association. If you are seeking knowledgeable and aggressive representation contact Anderson & Associates, P.C. today at 630-653-9400 or visit http://www.andersonandassociatespc.com.