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Kiley Whitty

Kiley Whitty

Lillig & Thorsness, Ltd.
  • Family Law, Divorce, Bankruptcy...
  • Illinois
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Kiley M. Whitty is a licensed attorney specializing in the areas of family law, child custody, bankruptcy, and creditor negotiations in Cook, DuPage, Kane, Will and surrounding collar counties. While in law school at Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Kiley earned a certificate in Child and Family Law as well as a certificate in Advocacy which aided in her success as a litigator. As an associate with Anderson & Associates, P.C., Kiley has handled complex custody cases involving issues with legal and residential custody, parenting time, allegations of abuse and neglect, and child removal. Kiley has also handled a wide array of financial issues in divorce cases including the division of complex assets and debts, homes that are in foreclosure, maintenance, child support and post-decree enforcement and modifications. Kiley is a certified Guardian ad Litem in DuPage County, assisting the court in matters of custody, parenting time, and allegations of abuse and neglect. Kiley, in addition to her family law work, has also represented clients in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy cases, foreclosure and loan modifications, creditor negotiations, in the preparation of wills, trusts, and other estate planning documents, and in defending against an appeal before the 2nd District Appellate Court.

Practice Areas
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Bankruptcy
  • Foreclosure Defense
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Domestic Violence
Additional Practice Areas
  • Child Custody & Visitation
  • Post Decree Modifications
  • Paternity
  • Creditor Negotiations
  • Child & Spousal Support
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Illinois
U.S. District Court- Central District of Illinois
U.S. District Court- Northern District of Illinois
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Attorney
Lillig & Thorsness, Ltd.
- Current
Attorney
Anderson & Associates P.C.
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Education
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
J.D. (2009)
Honors: Dean's List Certificate in child and family law Certificate in advocacy CALI award for the highest grade in legal writing Chicago Bar Association Moot Court Competition Semi-Finalist Child Law Society, member of the Education Committee Children's Legal Rights Journal, Senior Editor, Aug. 2007-May 2009
Miami University of Ohio
B.A. (2006) | Political Science and Speech Communication
Honors: Magna cum laude President's list Dean's list Dean's Student Advisory Council Po-Sigma Alpha Political Science Honorary Lamda-Pi Eta Communications Honorary National Society of Collegiate Scholars Panhellenic Association, VP of Community Relations Alpha Omicron Pi Sorority, Leadership Cabinet
Awards
Emerging Lawyer
LeadingLawyer
Rising Star
Superlawyers
Rising Star
Superlawyers
Emerging Lawyer
LeadingLawyer
Director's Award
DuPage County Bar Association
2012-2013 and 2013-2014
Professional Associations
DuPage Association of Women Lawyers
Past President
- Current
Activities: President (14-15), First Vice President (13-14), Third Vice President (12-13), Director (11-12)
DuPage County Bar Association
New Lawyer Division Chair
- Current
DuPage County Bar Association
Assistant Treasurer- Executive Committee
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Activities: Budget Committee, Planning Committee
DuPage County Bar Foundation
Director
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Life After the Bar
Chicago Lawyer Magazine Year in Review Supplement
Minors as Living Organ Donors: Protecting Minors from Martyrdom
Child Legal Rights Journal
Life Without Parole: The New Death Sentence for Juveniles?
Child Legal Rights Journal
Websites & Blogs
Website
Kiley's Avvo Profile
Website
Lillig & Thorsness, Ltd.
Social Media
Contact & Map
Lillig & Thorsness, LTD.
1900 Spring Road
Suite 200
Oak Brook, IL 60523
USA
Telephone: (630) 571-1900
Fax: (630) 571-1042