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Jeffery M. Leving Ltd

The Premier Family and Divorce Firm

Hope Against All Odds

We empower clients to overcome
obstacles and achieve fair and favorable
outcomes even in the most complex and
contentious cases.

  1. President Obama congratulates Attorney Jeffery Leving on the publication of his book and thanks Mr. Leving for ensuring that fathers play a role in their children’s lives.

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  2. Jeffery M.Leving How to be a good divorced Dad Jeffery M.Leving Divorce Wars Fathers' rights Jeffery M.Leving

    Jeffery Leving offers insights from 30
    years in family law, reflected in three
    books and thousands of TV and radio

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  3. Hope Against All Odds

    We empower clients to overcome
    obstacles and achieve fair and favorable
    outcomes even in the most complex and
    contentious cases.

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  4. Making A Difference

    Our Chicago firm stands up for individuals and families, in negotiations and contested proceedings across Illinois and nationwide.

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Learn More About Our Mission
View Our Video “I Found My Father”

“Our Clients Are Our #1 Priority - Putting them first is central to everything we do and the results speak for themselves. We understand that practicing law is not about us - it’s all about our clients and that is our mission.” - Jeffery Leving


Leving, Pres Obama and Others in Working Meeting Candidly Discussing Wide Range of Topics of National Importance in Washington D.C.

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For more than 30 years, the Law Offices of Jeffery M. Leving Ltd. has delivered hope to individuals facing complex and distressing family matters.

In The Media

“I wouldn’t have my son back right now if it was not for Jeffery Leving and all of his people, and everyone working behind the scenes.” - A quote from a client

Success Stories

Restoring Hope And Delivering Results
In Complex And Contentious Matters

When you are going through a divorce or custody dispute, just getting through it seems daunting. You are likely overwhelmed by the confusing legalities, the waves of emotions and the sheer weight of decisions that will affect you and your children for years to come. You can depend on us to strategically address your concerns and effectively safeguard your interests.
At The Law Offices of Jeffery M. Leving, Ltd., we don't march you through a process. We help you take charge of the process and turn it to your favor, no matter how hopeless or powerless your situation seems at the moment. Our proven lawyers will roll up our sleeves to examine your complicated family law matters from every angle, revealing options, solutions, strategies and leverage for achieving your goals.
You may be familiar with Jeffery Leving's hallmark fathers' rights website at . We are the same law firm and this website is an extension of our proven and groundbreaking advocacy for parents nationwide.

Strong And Dependable Representation In Divorce And Custody

The most even-keeled person with the noblest of intentions struggles with the complexity of divorce proceedings or family court matters involving children. An amicable resolution simply may not be possible if the other party is hostile, irrational or disengaged. Protecting yourself in the event of litigation requires a proactive, informed and strategic approach - hoping for the best but always prepared for the worst.
The Jeffery M. Leving firm is one of the most highly respected family law practices in the nation, with a reputation for taking on complex and high-conflict cases not only in the Chicago area but throughout the United States. Our legal team will help you confront and resolve the intertwined and emotionally charged issues you face in your divorce or paternity case:

  • Visitation/parenting plans
  • Relocations
  • Establishing paternity
  • Child support
  • Property division
  • Alimony
  • Parental abduction
  • Orders for protection
  • Domestic violence
  • Marital agreements
  • Appeals up to and including the U.S. Supreme Court
  • Grandparent's rights
  • Adoptions
  • Sole and joint custody

Recognized Leadership In Family Law

Attorney Jeffery M. Leving is widely known for his pioneering efforts in fathers' rights and reshaping Illinois child custody law. He helped reunite Elian Gonzales with his father in Cuba in the most important and politicized international custody battle of our time.

Drawing on decades of intense experience in contested family law litigation, Mr. Leving has authored three books: Fathers' Rights, Divorce Wars, and How To Be A Good Divorced Dad. He appears regularly on national TV and radio as a legal authority, and has co-authored significant family law legislation. His published works and legislative efforts have been praised by President Barack Obama, Cardinal Francis George and others. The Illinois House of Representatives passed a joint resolution honoring Mr. Leving for his work in safeguarding the rights of fathers and protecting the welfare of children and families in this state.

Jeffery Leving has assembled top talent from around the country. Our skilled litigators are known for cutting-edge representation in all facets of divorce and family law, combining practical and creative solutions with aggressive courtroom representation.

The Law Offices of Jeffery M. Leving, Ltd.
19 South La Salle Street, Suite 1500
Chicago, IL 60603
Toll Free: 866-683-9611
Local: 312-702-0862
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You Can Fight Back. You Can Win Your Case.

We invite you to schedule an initial consultation with one of our leading Chicago divorce attorneys. Please call The Law Offices of Jeffery M. Leving at 312-702-0862 or reach out to us by email. All communications are kept strictly confidential.

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