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Anne Prenner Schmidt, Esq., Master of Laws
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About Anne
Anne Prenner Schmidt, Esq., Master of Laws

Anne P. Schmidt, Esq.

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Selected To Rising Stars: 2020
Licensed Since: 2013
Education: UIC John Marshall Law School

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Family Law

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Biography

Attorney Anne E. Schmidt is the founder and owner of The Law Offices of Anne Schmidt, LLC, in Highland Park, Illinois. A highly credentialed and versatile attorney, Ms. Schmidt represents the rights and interests of clients throughout the greater Chicago Metro area, Lake County and across the Chicago North Shore who have legal needs involving any of the following:

 

  • Collaborative law and mediation for divorce and other family law challenges
  • QDRO, QILDRO and DRO issues (nationwide)*
  • ERISA and employee benefits (nationwide)*
  • LGBTQ and same-sex marriage matters

Honors

  • Mediation Certificate, Center for Conflict Resolution
  • Selected to Super Lawyers Rising Stars: 2020
  • Selected to Super Lawyers: 2021, 2022

Bar Admission

  • Illinois, 2013
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois

Education

  • UIC John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D.
  • UIC John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
    • LL.M.
  • Hamilton College
    • B.A.
    • Major: Political Science/Religious Studies

Professional Associations

  • Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association, Family Law Section, and Employee Benefits Section
  • Society for Human Resource Management
  • Rush Associates Board
  • The Lesbian and Gay Bar Association (LAGBAC)
  • Lake County Bar Association
  • IACP-International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
  • Metropolitan Legal Service

Classes & Seminars

  • Adjunct Professor of Employee Benefits, The John Marshall School of Law

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Prairie State Legal Aid

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