Lavin Chosen In Top 100 Illinois Family Lawyers

CRYSTAL LAKE - Crystal Lake family law attorney Karen M. Lavin, of The Law Offices of KML Associates PC, has been selected as one of the Top 100 Family Lawyers in Illinois for 2014.

Chosen by the American Society of Legal Advocates, the honor is the culmination of independent, national research selecting less than 1.5% of eligible attorneys. Particular emphasis is placed on stellar legal credentials with proven commitment to community engagement, leadership, and the highest professional standards.

"I am humbled and honored to be recognized in this fashion. It's nice to know after 32 years in the profession that I've not only earned every gray hair on my head, but also the respect of my colleagues", said Lavin when contacted for comment.

Lavin has more than 30 years of legal experience, and her practice areas include family law, divorce, property division, custody and support, same-sex couples, orders of protection, estate planning and probate.

She graduated with high honors from University of Wisconsin in Whitewater with a degree in Women's Studies, and then went to Chicago Kent College of Law, graduating with honors.