We Are The Right Choice For You And Your Family

At the law firm of Shyama S. Parikh, P.C., we are devoted to representing and safeguarding the rights of children, individuals, and families in a full range of legal matters, with a special focus on family law cases. We will closely work with you to resolve your case with appropriate and timely communication, skillful negotiation, and  aggressive litigation. You will see that our approach towards resolving legal issues is quick and cost efficient, but without compromising quality representation.

Our attorneys can help you with divorce, legal separation, child-related matters including paternity, child support, allocation of parental responsibility, post-decree modification and enforcement, adoption, orders of protection, name changes, traffic matters, and criminal cases. We can also refer you to an attorney if we cannot represent you.

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Serving Clients Throughout Lake County Since 2003
Divorce

Divorce

Agreed or contested divorce, property division, support matters, legal separation and dissolution of civil unions
Child-related advocacy

Child-Related Advocacy

Allocation of parenting responsibilities, parenting time, relocations, parentage/paternity, child support and more
Post-decree issues

Post-Decree Issues

Modification or enforcement of family court orders
Adoptions

Adoptions

Uncontested, contested, via publication, home study assistance and more
Other practice areas

Other Practice Areas

Orders of protection, traffic violations, allegations of driving under the influence (DUI) and more
Divorce

Divorce

Agreed or contested divorce, property division, support matters, legal separation and dissolution of civil unions
Child-related advocacy

Child-Related Advocacy

Allocation of parenting responsibilities, parenting time, relocations, parentage/paternity, child support and more
Post-decree issues

Post-Decree Issues

Modification or enforcement of family court orders
Adoptions

Adoptions

Uncontested, contested, via publication, home study assistance and more
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Quality Legal Advocacy For Stronger Families

At Shyama S. Parikh, P.C., we understand that family relationships are the most important part of your life. No one really wants to be in court with lawyers discussing their personal and family matters. However, sometimes that is exactly where you may end up.

We listen closely to the particulars of your situation so we can help you anticipate pitfalls and steer clear of them. We work closely with you to develop a personalized strategy to help you achieve optimal long-term results for you as an individual, as well as part of a family unit.

 

Why Choose Shyama S. Parikh, P.C.?

You have many choices of family law lawyers in Lake County. Picking your attorney is one of the most important decisions you will make. You should pick someone you are comfortable communicating with, someone you have confidence in and someone with the necessary experience to get the best possible results.

The law firm of Shyama S. Parikh, P.C., will be the right choice for you if you are seeking a hardworking team with knowledgeable lawyers who are highly experienced in representing clients in the full range of family-related legal matters. Working with our attorneys will the best decision you make if you value practical attempts to reach a settlement between parties before proceeding to a hearing or trial when needed.

Expertise Best Divorce Lawyers in Waukegan 2021
Avvo Ratings Excellent Featured Attorney Family
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Helping You Navigate Through Obstacles

 Meet Our Team

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Jean Schroeder

Attorney

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Cintia Max

Paralegal

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Delcy Dominguez

Office Manager

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Ana Reyes

Administrative Assistant

Client Testimonials

“Attorney at Law Shyama – Shyama S. Parikh, P.C., represented us in a legal matter and we were happy with all legal and counseling services in court and at her office. She made sure to communicate with us, answer our questions, and she made sure we felt supported all the way to the end of our legal case. I would recommend her because she accomplished professionally all court work proceedings, and fulfilled our family expectations!  Awesome Job Counsellor Shyama.” – The Hernandez Family

“Working with Shyama made understanding my divorce significantly easier. She was a pleasure to work with and helped me achieve security in my post-marital future. She was always very reasonable, professional and courteous. I would recommend her to friends should they need someone.” – Zack R.

“I am so grateful for your passion, dedication, and professionalism. Your support team helped me every step of the way. Thank you so much! I can’t tell you how much I appreciate the amazing legal work you did on my behalf.” – A. Webb

“I was referred to Shyama at a very rough time in my life. Luckily for me, I was fortunate enough to meet with Shyama and retain her for my legal services! Shyama not only advised me correctly but guided me and represented me very professionally! Through her guidance and representation, I was able to get my issues resolved to my advantage. I know refer Shyama to everyone I know that needs family law representation. I really do not know what I would have done without her help, guidance and legal services.” – L. R. 

 

Our lead attorney, Shyama Parikh, is an attorney, court-approved arbitrator, mediator, child representative and guardian ad litem (GAL).