Firm Overview

Internationally Recognized Attorneys

Skilled Illinois Divorce Lawyers, Schiller DuCanto & Fleck LLPSchiller DuCanto & Fleck LLP is the family law firm that works with clients to solve problems and seeks to achieve the best possible results. We are the largest law firm in the country focusing exclusively on family law, and internationally recognized as a model for firms practicing in that field.

We are a Chicago family law firm with offices in downtown Chicago, Lake Forest and Wheaton.  Our  family lawyers are uniquely talented and have served the profession in many capacities, including the National President of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, President of the Illinois State Bar Association, Chairs of the American Bar Association Family Law Section and Illinois State Bar Association Family Law Section, former Justices of the Appellate Court, former Chief Judges of county Domestic Relations Divisions, and Judges of the Illinois Circuit Court.  Firm members are on the faculties of several Chicago law schools and continuing legal education programs as well as authors of numerous published articles.  Our metropolitan Chicago divorce law firm has the distinguished honor of having the DePaul University's College of Law rename its Family Law Center the Schiller DuCanto & Fleck Family Law Center.

Each client's interests are paramount to us; we respect and maintain their privacy and confidences. The firm’s loyalty is never compromised. We understand and are sensitive to the trauma associated with divorce. A client’s concerns are not trivialized, and we take great care to achieve the client’s overall goals with the utmost discretion. Because of our reputation, our clients include prominent figures or their spouses—leaders in business professions, influential civic and political personalities, celebrities, and professional athletes. As well known as they may be, in most instances we are able to keep their problems from public view while quietly resolving their cases.

Most of Schiller DuCanto & Fleck’s family law attorneys have been recognized as outstanding lawyers in peer ratings and publications including Best Lawyers in America, Illinois Super Lawyers, The Leading Lawyers Network, Martindale Hubbell Bar Register of Pre-Eminent LawyersLaw Dragon Top 500 as well as in newspapers and magazines of general circulation.

Our Illinois divorce lawyers are known not only for their ability to litigate contested matters, but also for effective use of their experience, knowledge and talents to achieve negotiated settlements. In fact, there are lawyers in the firm whose practices focus primarily on mediation and collaborative law in family law matters.

Schiller DuCanto & Fleck LLP’s large size is unique for family law firms and permits our Illinois family law attorneys to concentrate on particular practice areas within family and matrimonial law.  See complete list of practice areas.

Schiller DuCanto & Fleck uses a team approach to manage cases efficiently.  Our team approach assures clients ready access to a team of several Chicago family lawyers and paralegals with knowledge and understanding of their case. Clients benefit when working with a team with varied backgrounds and particular experiences as needed to best resolve their particular case.