Anne P. Schmidt, Esq.

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Selected To Super Lawyers: 2023, 2024
Selected To Rising Stars: 2020, 2021, 2022
Licensed Since: 2013
Education: UIC Law School


Family Law



Anne E. Schmidt
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Attorney Anne Prenner 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


  • Selected to Super Lawyers Rising Stars: 2020, 2021, 2022
  • Selected to Super Lawyers: 2022

Bar Admission

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


  • UIC Law School, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D.
  • UIC Law School, Chicago, Illinois
    • LL.M.
  • Hamilton College
    • B.A.
    • Major: Political Science/Religious Studies
  • Center for Conflict Resolution, Chicago, Illinois
    • Certificate in Mediation

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

Classes & Seminars

  • Adjunct Professor, UIC Law School, Chicago, Illinois

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Prairie State Legal Aid
  • Metropolitan Legal Service