Dean Taradash is a lawyer that represents people going through one of life’s most traumatic events … divorce. Since 1999, Dean has focused his entire practice on assisting people through the divorce process. Dean has represented people throughout the state of Illinois and has a reputation for being a zealous advocate for his clients, both in and out of the courtroom. Dean is dedicated to ensuring that his clients obtain the most favorable outcomes while also understanding that not every issue is a fight. If an issue can be resolved amicably and without court intervention, Dean is always happy to resolve matter outside of court. If, however, his clients need someone to stand up for them and protect them, Dean has the knowledge and experience to litigate the issue. Dean has represented men and women in all aspects of family law. From hotly contested custody disputes to handling complex financial issues, Dean has the experience necessary to serve the best interests of his clients. Dean believes that his client’s needs and interests always come first. Dean has the compassion to understand how mentally exhausting a divorce can be and tries to navigate the system for them as seamlessly as possible. Dean understands that divorce not only impacts the spouses, but also the children. As such, Dean is routinely appointed by judges to represent children in the midst of divorce. As an advocate for children, Dean protects children and insulates them from the ugliness of divorce and custody disputes. Dean understands the importance of a child having both parents in his/her life and tries to get the parents to act in the best interests of their kids. Dean is the founding member of Taradash Given, P.C. and is proud to represent people going through one of life’s toughest events.