Welcome to Ward Family Law, LLC

Chicago Divorce and Family Law Attorneys

Jennifer R. Ward Jennifer R. Ward

Ward Family Law, LLC was established to provide clients with access to excellent advocates, negotiators, mediators and experienced litigators. Ms. Ward, the founder of Ward Family Law, LLC, has exclusively practiced matrimonial and family law nearly 20 years and continues as Adjunct Faculty at The John Marshall Law School teaching family law legal writing to law students since 2005; the legal writing program is ranked #6 in the Country for law school writing programs by US News & World Report (2019). Ms. Ward also had the honor of speaking at the “Leaving a Long-Term Marriage” workshop produced by The Lilac Tree, an Evanston-based not-for-profit resource for women contemplating divorce. She has also provided a matrimonial-related lecture series at The Latin School of Chicago Adult Education Program and on more than one occasion has lent her commentary to Chicago Tribune related publications on family law articles and topics of interest. The classroom, lecturing, publishing and courtroom experience provides clients with well-rounded representation, finesse at settlement negotiation, precise drafting skills and litigation expertise.

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Implementation of the mandatory e-filing in Domestic Relations Cases as of July 1, 2018.
  • Supreme Court announces timeline for statewide, mandatory e-filing in civil cases. Filing paper court documents in civil cases will soon be a thing of the past in Illinois.

  • The Supreme Court having been advised of sufficient and satisfactory progress toward the mandates contained in the January 22,2016

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