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Law Offices of Patrick Markey, P.C.
20 South Clark Street
Suite 500
Chicago, Illinois 60603
Ph: (312) 223-1763

Fax: (312) 283-0386


"Patrick Markey came highly recommended and I was not let down. Don't let his quiet phone demeanor fool you - Patrick is "on." He is thorough, competent, straightforward, expeditious and he is personally accessible via phone or email. If Patrick was inaccessible, one of his staff would respond promptly. No waiting days or even hours for a return call or email response. All this personal attention and reasonable to boot! In the future, I will not even hesitate to contact Patrick again for his expertise in law and procedure."
— Angela E.

Markey Law Blog

04/15/2014 - 7:23am

Among those contemplating a collaborative divorce, one of the most commonly asked questions is how each party can be certain that the other has, as the agreement requires, in fact accurately and completely divulged all of their financial information?

Maybe you’re concerned that your soon-to-be ex, who asked for the divorce, has been squirrelling funds away for months or years. Or maybe he or she is a skilled dealmaker who you know is capable of moving money in creative ways. At the...

01/29/2014 - 4:17pm

Both mediation and collaborative divorce help couples sort through a variety of issues, including child custody, the division of property and debt, retirement benefits, child support and other matters in a way that’s designed to keep both parties focused on solutions. Both processes aim to minimize...

12/09/2013 - 10:25am

We’ve all heard stories about divorces in where one of the partners creates delay after expensive delay. Weeks can go by between court appearances where the decisions that will keep the process moving might or might not get made. And while a mediated divorce has the potential to be more...

10/09/2013 - 6:05pm

Chicago, Illinois – Anyone who lives with teenagers knows that as moody and disorganized as they can be, they are also capable of moments of astonishing maturity. Paradoxical though it sounds, this can put them at a particular risk of damage in a family experiencing a divorce.