Gail M O'Connor

Gail M O'Connor

Owner and Principal
Location:
Chicago, Illinois
Phone:
312-445-0577
Fax:
312-621-0102
Email:

Gail M. O'Connor is known as a strong litigator who guides her clients through their toughest transition periods.  Whether the case calls for practiced trial skills, appellate drafting and argument, or skilled and thoughtful negotiations, Gail M. O'Connor has the know-how and skills to protect you, your assets and your children in the divorce, custody, and child support process.

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Divorce & Family Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1996
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1996

Education

  • Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Moot Court Honor Society
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison
    • B.A. - 1993
    • Major: Communications

Classes/Seminars

  • Divorce Boot Camp, IICLE, 2013 - Present
  • IICLE Webinar Presenter for Family Law Series
  • YLD Committee Presenter for Primer on Child Support and the Impact of In re Marriage of Turk, Chicago Bar Association

Honors and Awards

  • Leading Lawyer, 2013 - 2014
  • AV Preeminent Rated, 2000 - 2014
  • 40 Illinois Attorneys Under Forty to Watch, 2009
  • Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers, Martindale Hubbell
  • Ten Leaders- Matrimonial & Divorce Law, Chicago, Illinois, Age 45 & Under, 2013

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • O'Connor Family Law, PC, 2002 - 2014
  • Law Offices of Leslie L. Veon, 2000 - 2002
  • Leonard T. Timpone, PC, 1997 - 2000

Languages

  • Spanish