About The Law Offices of Van A. Schwab

Serving Family Law Clients Since 1978

With more than 39 years of experience on the north side of Chicago, attorney Van A. Schwab has handled a multitude of cases. His divorce and family law firm, The Law Offices of Van A. Schwab, is committed to guiding clients through the legal complexities and emotional challenges associated with child custody (allocation of parental responsibilities), parentage, property division and other matters.

Mr. Schwab is known among peers and past clients as a knowledgeable, personable and effective family law attorney. His familiarity with the Illinois courts enables him to advise clients on the best routes to take to promote a favorable outcome.

Decades Of Experience In Child Custody And Support Matters

For more than 39 years, Mr. Schwab has been a court-assigned child representative/guardian ad litem in a number of custody and support cases. He has developed a reputation for cutting through lies, evasions and half-truths and getting to the heart of the matter.

Along with this wealth of experience and legal training, he has developed an understanding and forthright approach that enable him to tailor his legal counsel to the needs of his clients and the dictates of the case.

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Our law firm includes an associate lawyer, Samantha Ungruh. As necessary, we also utilize law clerks and other personnel to better serve our clients.

How To Get To Us

  • Our Chicago office is conveniently located less than two blocks from the Daley Center (courthouse) and has a fabulous view of the Chicago River and Lake Michigan.
  • Our Libertyville office is located at 1641 North Milwaukee Avenue, Suite 12, just South of Hwy 137.
  • Our Skokie office is conveniently located near the Edens Expressway and accessible to clients in Evanston, Morton Grove, Lincolnwood, Wilmette, Niles, Des Plaines, Northbrook, Glencoe and other North Shore communities.

Call The Law Offices of Van A. Schwab at 312-702-1745 (in Chicago) or 847-208-4569 (in Skokie and Libertyville) to schedule an appointment. We offer flexible hours, and the initial consultation fee of $125 will be applied toward the retainer.