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Dupage County Family Lawyer

Serving Clients in Oakbrook and the Surrounding Areas

At the Law Office of David A. King, P.C., we are proud to be recognized as an accomplished family law firm in the Chicago area. Focusing exclusively on divorce and family law, our legal team strives to provide personalized and prompt attention to every concern a client may have, and uses a goal oriented approach to minimize unnecessary conflict and achieve the best results possible. We work diligently to inform our clients of their legal rights and options throughout every phase of the case, and to answer all questions directly and honestly. Aware of the trauma often associated with divorce, we maintain the utmost sensitivity to all concerns a client might have. Our firm is experienced in all areas of matrimonial law including, but not limited to, the valuation, classification and distribution of complex estates, the valuation of business interests, the setting, modification and enforcement of support and the resolution of difficult parenting matters. The firm’s principal, David A. King, has repeatedly been recognized as an outstanding lawyer, including being selected by the Leading Lawyers Network since 2005, Illinois Super Lawyers since 2005, attaining the highest possible rating by AVVO, and being named in Chicago Magazine as one of the top matrimonial lawyers in Illinois.

If you are contemplating filing for divorce, your spouse has filed for divorce or you need assistance with any matrimonial or family law matters, schedule an initial consultation with the Law Office of David A. King, P.C. by calling (630) 504-0003 or by completing our contact form. We proudly serve DuPage, Cook, Kane and Will Counties.

How Can We Help You?

We Utilize An Analytical, Goal Oriented Approach To Solve Our Client’s Most Challenging Issues

Meet Your Legal Team

  • David A. King
    David A. King Founding & Principal Attorney
  • Elizabeth Youakim
    Elizabeth Youakim Associate Attorney
  • Amanda M. Gerharz
    Amanda M. Gerharz Paralegal
  • David A. King Founding & Principal Attorney
    David A. King

    Attorney David A. King is widely recognized as one of the premier family lawyers in the entire country. He has earned recognition as one of the Nation’s Top One Percent of Attorneys by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel, one of the 10 Best 2017 by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, along with many other distinctions from respected legal associations. With a B.S. from the University of Illinois and a law degree from DePaul University, he has been helping families with his legal services since 1993. Throughout his career, David A. King has successfully helped more than a thousand clients in litigation and mediation. Read Full Bio

  • Elizabeth Youakim Associate Attorney
    Elizabeth Youakim

    Since earning her Juris Doctorate from the Loyola University of Chicago School of Law, Elizabeth Youakim has served as an Assistant Public Defender in Coles County, where she was crucial in the development of the Court Appointed Special Advocate. She gained valuable family law experience handling juvenile neglect and abuse cases while working at the Legal Aid Society of Metropolitan Family Services. Ms. Youakim is focused on providing her clients with dedicated advocacy to help pursue a beneficial resolution. Read Full Bio

  • Amanda M. Gerharz Paralegal
    Amanda M. Gerharz

    Amanda joined the Law Office of David A. King, P.C. as a litigation paralegal in 2015. However, Amanda has been working in the legal field since 2007. She works under the supervision of the attorneys in the office and helps provide a variety of efficient and high-quality legal services. Full Bio

Awards

  • Premier 100 Trial Attorneys in State of Illinois – 2016
  • The Lawyers of Distinction Member – 2016
  • Martindale Client Distinction Award 2012 - 2016
  • Avvo 10.0 Superb Attorney Rating
  • Super Lawyers Selection 2005 - 2006
  • Leading Lawyers Network 2005 - 2017
  • Top 100 Lawyers - 2017
  • Top 100 Family Lawyers 2014 - 2016
  • Nationally Ranked Top 10 Attorney Award 2014 - 2016
  • 10 Best – American Institute of Family Law Attorneys 2014 - 2017
25 years of experience

Work With a Top-Rated Attorney

  • Credited in the Nation’s top 1% of attorneys by the NADC - which is dedicated to promoting high standards of excellence.
  • Nearly 25 Years of Experience Working Exclusively in Family Law
  • Access To Your Attorney When Needed – Including Having Your Attorney’s Private Cell Phone Number
  • Experienced and Professional Staff Who Treat You With Respect and Courtesy
  • Boutique Law Firm Providing Clients With The Attention And Focus Their Case Deserves

Hear From the Other
Families We've Helped

  • Highly knowledgeable and effective.

    “David gave great counsel and guidance during an extremely difficult time. His advice was always focused on what was best for my family. I am extremely grateful for his services and how ultimately everything worked out.”

    Michael

  • He and his team explained everything clearly to me and kept me updated.

    “Dave and his team are responsible and friendly. I interviewed 10 lawyers and chose him in the end. If you search for his information online, you will find that he was voted to be Top 10 lawyer in IL.”

    Liang Cheng

  • Very attentive and thorough attorney.

    “I felt very informed every step of the way. David and his office were always available to answer my questions and address my concerns. My case moved along efficiently and I was very pleased with my final agreement.”

    Anonymous

  • Immediately upon meeting him I knew that he was the right lawyer for me.

    “David sincerely listened to the background surrounding my case and knew the law extremely well, explaining everything to me in a way that I understood. Thank you for everything you've done for me!”

    Anonymous

  • Great team work!

    “David King is a great attorney! David and Laura helped me every step of the way with my case. I am glad I had them on my side.”

    Danilo

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Get the Information You Need!

For more than two decades, the attorneys at the Law Office of David A. King, P.C. have assisted clients in resolving challenging and complex family law issues. Our experienced legal team works with each client to develop a clear course of action to resolve all issues taking into account the client’s desires and input. Such a process is vital to building a strong case and resolving matters effectively. To this end, we’ve collected some of the most frequently asked questions. However, if have a question that you don’t see below, we urge you to contact us to address these matters further.

  • How Can I Modify an Existing Court-Order?

    If the terms of your current agreement/court order are no longer in your family’s best interests and/or a substantial change in circumstances has occurred, a modification may be appropriate; however, there are strict legal requirements to modify existing orders. Typically, you must be able to show that a substantial change in circumstances has occurred that makes a modification necessary. Our attorneys can help you organize, research and present your case for maximum impact.

  • Why Hire an Attorney?

    The outcome of family law cases are often legally binding, difficult to modify, and can affect you for years to come. With so much on the line, do not navigate through the legal system alone. At the Law Office of David A. King, P.C., we have the resources, tools and experience to see that your interests are protected. We know the law, we know the court system, and we can guide you through every aspect of your case. We will work with you to create a solid foundation for your family’s future.

Leading Family Law Firm in The Area

High-quality representation makes a significant difference in a family law case. Our approach to divorce, paternity, support and pre-nuptial/post-nuptial cases allows our clients to make informed decisions and to resolve their legal matters in an effective and efficient manner. When you work with the Law Office of David A. King, P.C., we are committed to providing you with excellent legal advice and service.

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Helping Families in DuPage, Cook & Kane Counties

630.504.0003

2215 York Rd,
Suite 205
Oak Brook, IL 60523
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