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Josette C. Allen

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Attorney Josette Allen

Josette C. Allen obtained her bachelor’s degree in economics from Northwestern University (Evanston, IL) in 1989 and her Juris Doctorate from Indiana University (Bloomington, IN) in 1992.

Ms. Allen concentrates her law practice in the area of family law. She has extensive experience in the area of family law which includes pretrial discovery, motion practice, contested hearings, and trials. She can handle complex family law litigation involving children and/or finances, whether it is pre or post-Judgment.

Ms. Allen’s legal experience is diverse and widespread as it relates to representing children in the legal system. She is a court appointed guardian ad litem in DuPage County on behalf of children of divorce. As a former hearing officer for the Illinois State Board of Education, she handled special education matters involving children with disabilities. As a former public defender, she represented parents and children in the juvenile system involving abuse, neglect, and delinquency.

Ms. Allen is also a family law mediator and has been trained in the area of dispute resolution pertaining to mediation, arbitration, and collaborative law.

Her interests include spending time with family and friends, boxing and yoga.

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1992

Education

  • Indiana University School of Law, Bloomington, Indiana
    • J.D.
  • Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Economics

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member
  • DuPage County Bar Association, Member
  • Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Momkus LLC
  • Law Office of Josette Allen
  • Illinois State Board of Education, Due Process Hearing Officer
  • Law Offices of William J. Stogsdill
  • DuPage County Public Defender
  • Landau, Omahana and Kopka
  • Moss and Hillison
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Warrenville Office
Address28371 Davis Parkway
Suite 103
Warrenville, IL 60555
Phone(630) 657-5052
Fax(888) 350-9195
Wheaton Office
Address1776 S. Naperville Road
Building A, Suite 105
Wheaton, IL 60189
Phone(630) 580-6373
Fax(888) 350-9195
Chicago Office
Address321 N. Clark Street
Suite 900
Chicago, IL 60654
Phone(312) 985-5676
Fax(888) 350-9195
Joliet Office
Address58 N. Chicago Street
7th Floor
Joliet, IL 60432
Phone(815) 582-4901
Fax(888) 350-9195
Warrenville Office
Address28371 Davis Parkway, Suite 103, Warrenville, IL 60555
Phone(630) 657-5052
Fax(888) 350-9195
Wheaton Office
Address1776 S. Naperville Road, Building A, Suite 105, Wheaton, IL 60189
Phone(630) 580-6373
Fax(888) 350-9195
Chicago Office
Address321 N. Clark Street, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60654
Phone(312) 985-5676
Fax(888) 350-9195
Joliet Office
Address58 N. Chicago Street, 7th Floor,
Joliet, IL 60432
Phone(815) 582-4901
Fax(888) 350-9195
From our Will County office, we serve the following communities of Joliet, Bolingbrook, Aurora, Braidwood, Crest Hill, Lockport, Naperville, Wilmington, Crete, Frankfort, Homer Glen, Lemont, Minooka, Mokena, New Lenox, Orland Park, Peotone, Plainfield, Romeoville, Shorewood, Woodridge and the counties of DuPage, Cook, Kane and Kendall.