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Local Ratings & Reviews (82)

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5.0/5.0

Jennifer Clancy has represented me several times over the last couple of years, her up to date knowledge of Illnois family law added together with her determination has resulted in favorable court decisons, i...

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Client 2021/10/07

5.0/5.0

Jim is an extremely knowledgeable family law attorney who is responsive and cares about his clients!

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Holly Kopin 2021/09/30

5.0/5.0

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Ashley Rodriguez 2021/09/27

5.0/5.0

Well recommend! Really happy with my case and he will fight for on what you want.

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Adrian Rodriguez 2021/09/20

5.0/5.0

The best decision I have made besides leaving my soon to be ex-husband, is hiring The Palmisano Law Group to represent me. James has been my life savor this past year. With all the difficult situations that has...

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Hiba Badwan 2021/09/03

5.0/5.0

The fast acting team gets the job done in a timely manner. I am grateful for the prompt responses in the form of calls and emails that helped move my case along quickly. Thank you to everyone at the Palmisano law...

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Love Happy 2021/08/24

5.0/5.0

This law firm saved my life. If it were not for Jim & Jennifer I could have lost everything I’ve ever worked for. I thank The Palmisano Law Group for their level of expertise and professionalism. They worked...

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MOMME & THREE 2021/08/24

5.0/5.0

I had nothing but good experiences while dealing with Palmisano Law Group. Megan was very attentive and did everything she could for my case. Any questions or concerns I had, she was there to listen and always had...

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Michelle Blazek 2021/08/05

5.0/5.0

I came to Roland in high stress Order of Protection situation. I already had the OOP in place but the other party was attempting to have it modified. Roland explained everything from the beginning and never made...

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Client 2019/05/02

5.0/5.0

Jim represented me during the hardest time of my life. My ex husband did things I never could have imagined. Jim used the law to protect me and my daughter, answered all my calls, was reassuring and always...

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Client 2019/03/21

5.0/5.0

Divorce can be one of the most challenging times in your life. Roland set realistic expectations from the very beginning and executed superbly every step in the process. Not only was Roland my attorney, he became...

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Client 2019/01/20

5.0/5.0

Roland Ernst has handled 3 post divorce issues for me. He was recommended to me by 3 different friends who had glowing comments about their experiences. Communication was timely and thorough. Mr. Ernst is...

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Client 2018/10/20

5.0/5.0

James Palmisano was appointed by the Court as the GAL for my children. Being involved in the Court system for the last 8 years, it has been rough and it never felt like my children had a voice. Now, with the help...

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Jennifer Borner 2018/03/19

5.0/5.0

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John Pacella 2018/02/21

5.0/5.0

I highly recommend the Palmisano Law Group. Dealing with divorce and/or child custody/child support issues can be very stressful. However, my attorney, Ms. Lent, has been very professional and keeps me up-to-date...

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Jenna Bishop 2018/01/29

5.0/5.0

I highly recommend the Palmisano Law Group. They represented my mother and did an outstanding job. They were always available and responsive. They deserve five stars.

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merkel goldmon jr 2017/12/21

5.0/5.0

Jim is a no-nonsense attorney that will not back down. He is very professional, respectful and has his clients best interest. I would highly recommend him.

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Susan Kenny 2017/11/10

5.0/5.0

I first used James Palmisano for my divorce 17 years ago, and I thought he was arrogant and condescending. Then over the course of eight years I mistakenly & regrettably used several different attorneys for my post...

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dhpacella 2017/10/25

5.0/5.0

The Palmisano law group handled my case efficiently and with the utmost care. The complexity of my case was handled with professionalism and an understanding of the law that was second to none. I would highly...

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Peter Lazarski 2017/09/16

5.0/5.0

The Palmisano Law Group is representing me in my divorce proceedings which are complicated in nature for a variety of reasons. I am extremely confident in the firm's expertise in this area of the law. They take a...

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Linda Celani 2017/08/09

5.0/5.0

in what was a very difficult time for me , I found the support , advice and sheer helpfulness I received from all the staff at the Palmisano Law Group made me feel very confident I had chosen the right law firm to...

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John Dees 2017/07/24

5.0/5.0

Palmisano Law Group is best decision I made for representing me. Very thorough, organized, and always keep you informed. Always returned my calls same day. Top notch.

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John Misura 2017/07/20

5.0/5.0

All of the individuals that I worked with in the law group were very professional and diligent in protecting my interests and guiding me through my divorce. I have full confidence in recommending Jim Palmisano and...

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Thomas Halloran 2017/06/27

5.0/5.0

Jim helped me greatly in divorce, visitation, and support matters. He's an efficient, smart advocate. In excellent hands through some very difficult situations. Highly recommended.

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Martin B 2017/06/16

5.0/5.0

Phenomenal representation. Objective insight. Direct, critical thinking with results. Absolutely recommend!!

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Stephanie Galmines 2017/06/15

5.0/5.0

Jim and his associates are very friendly and supportive. They get back to you quickly. I highly recommend them.

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Jo Ann Swiercinski 2017/06/12

5.0/5.0

Amazing attorney! Cared about my case and fought hard for me and my children. I will be forever grateful!

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Client 2017/04/26

5.0/5.0

I have worked with Jim and his firm in a professional capacity for more than 25 years. His legal expertise has consistently helped my clients live more positive lives.

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Terry Lee D'Amico 2017/04/19

5.0/5.0

Palmisano Law Group.....Jim Palmisano along with his collegues are outstanding! They have the know-how, experience & professionalism! My divorce was quite lengthy due to foot-dragging & game-playing by my ex. ...

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Val Smith 2017/04/04

5.0/5.0

When my husband decided to file for divorce it left me feeling a lot of stress, many questions and of course uncertainty. My first meeting with James Palmisano was very comforting. I left the office trusting that...

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Betty Kennelly 2017/02/14

5.0/5.0

I have worked with the attorneys at Palmisano Law Group for 20 years. Mr. Palmisano is one of the best legal minds around family law. He cuts to the heart of the matter, and provides good counsel. As a...

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nancy brodner 2017/01/17

5.0/5.0

I have been involved in a 14 year divorce battle over a difficult maintenance judgement against me. There have been many lawyers for both sides. I have engaged the Palmisano Law Group for the last several years....

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Edward Domina 2017/01/14

5.0/5.0

I hired James Palmisano into my fourth year of a grueling divorce battle. My first attorney was unprofessional and refused to value my opinion. James was kind, considerate and extremely aggressive . We set a goal...

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Client 2016/12/15

5.0/5.0

Roland was extremely professional and proved to be a reliable source of strength when going through a divorce. I stated that I wanted things to be handled fairly from the beginning and unfortunately the other side...

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Client 2016/11/04

5.0/5.0

I first used James Palmisano for my divorce 17 years ago. Then over the course of eight years I used several different attorneys for my post divorce issues. After being scammed and manipulated by those other...

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Client 2016/10/21

5.0/5.0

Roland handled my case amazingly. I was close to giving in as emotionally, it was taxing. Roland explained to me why I was going through the process and assisting me in the right direction. He cares but is tough...

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Client 2016/09/08

5.0/5.0

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horse lover 2016/02/02

5.0/5.0

If you are looking for a divorce attorney I'm so sorry you are facing such a difficult situation however, if you hire Roland he will help make it as painless as possible. Roland returned my calls the same day, he...

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Client 2014/08/19

5.0/5.0

When a person is in need of a lawyer, it's often a difficult time for that individual. That is why it is so important to find a lawyer you can trust, who has knowledge about the law, who responds in a timely...

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Client 2014/08/05

5.0/5.0

Roland Ernst is very well versed in several areas of law. I required his services for a family law matter on several occasions. He is not your run of the mill attorney. He is very intelligent, thorough, and...

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Client 2014/08/05

5.0/5.0

I was introduced to Roland through a mutual friend, in 2000, while going through a difficult divorce. He began by dispatching with the ineffective lawyer who'd been mishandling my case. He then applied his...

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Client 2014/07/31

5.0/5.0

Quality representation - very knowledgeable in all areas of Family Law. Billing is extremely reasonable and very detailed. Roland cuts to the heart of the matter and makes every attempt to avoid the "chafe" that...

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Client 2014/07/31

5.0/5.0

Four years ago my children were abducted by my ex-wife and her live in boyfriend. I had retained Mr Ernst to represent me and my children. Throughout the lengthy court proceedings Mr Ernst was prepared,...

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Client 2014/07/30

5.0/5.0

Roland is an outstanding divorce attorney. He handled my case from beginning to end with the same level of representation throughout. Roland went through the possibilities and costs associated as the process...

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Client 2014/07/30

5.0/5.0

Mr. Palmisano is a wonderful person with good character, moral and ethics. He demonstrated professionalism, and he and his associates went above and beyond to help me. He assisted me with child support, and...

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Client 2014/06/08

5.0/5.0

I saw miracles happen in the court room yesterday with Jim Palmisano as my attorney. He always finds the loophole! He is personable, has years of experience, aggressive and always prepared. The attorney for my...

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Client 2013/08/09

5.0/5.0

I am blessed to have him as my attorney. He is my 4th lawyer. The others have left me feeling abandoned, and broke with minimal results. Mr. Palmisano has great integrity and values. I witnessed him work hard to...

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Client 2013/08/09

5.0/5.0

Thank God for Mr Palmisano, he is my Guardian Angel ! I have experienced several lawyers before him. They all left me with no results feeling abandoned, depressed, and broke. My current case is concerning the...

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Client 2013/08/02

5.0/5.0

James Palmisano is my hero!!!!! He works hard and fights for what is right. I turned to Palmisano after getting screwed over by Diane Panos/Nancy Donlon. James Palmisano is very professional and does not back...

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Client 2013/02/08

5.0/5.0

Mr. Palmisano represented me in a complicated international divorce case. He provided me with options, sound advice and solutions. His knowledge of the legal system inspired confidence during a difficult period. ...

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Client 2012/07/15

5.0/5.0

Mr. Palmisano helped me and my children immensely. I had an extremely difficult case but Mr. Palmisano took it on and made sure that my children and I were taken care of. He is wonderful with kids and really cares...

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Client 2012/04/10

5.0/5.0

Mr. Palmisano went above and beyond the call of duty in representing me in two separate but unrelated matters. His attention to detail was very thorough, but what I was most impressed with was the personal concern...

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Client 2011/06/20

5.0/5.0

Mr. Palmisano came highly recommended to me and he did a great job handling my very complicated divorce. He returned my phones calls and kept me focused on what was important for my child and I. He always took the...

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Client 2010/10/06

5.0/5.0

I have used his legal services on a number of occasions. He has always represented me to the highest standards. He was always prepared and always answered my questions right away. He always gave me the right advice...

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Client 2010/08/12

5.0/5.0

He never made me any promises, he responded to any questions I had, and he was easy to work with.

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Client 2010/03/17

5.0/5.0

Good communicator, up to date and strong advocate. I was happy to meet him and happy to recommend him.

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Client 2009/12/09

5.0/5.0

I was represented by another attorney prior to meeting Mr. Palmissano. After we had a consultation, I immediately retained his services as I knew he was an expert on family law. Despite my unique case he knew EVERY...

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Client 2009/12/03

4.0/5.0

I loved working with kathrine Lent from Palmisano LawGroup. Would recommend this law firm to anyone!

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Kathy Pujol 2018/01/27

3.8/5.0

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Client 2013/04/21

3.0/5.0

James was to the point and made sure that everything was settled evenly. He always communicated back in a timely manner. The outcome wasn't exactly as I hoped, but I guess it could have been worse.

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richard stejskal 2021/09/10

3.0/5.0

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john Last 2020/02/20

3.0/5.0

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Sole Practitioner 2016/01/22

2.8/5.0

The attorney I had didn't seem have the best interest for me or my family. Was not able to come up with results. The answer seemed to always be it is what it is, nothing can be done. I do not feel that the attorney...

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Client 2019/08/24

1.0/5.0

Don't Hire Them! I hired Jennifer Clancy for a child support case. They told me what I wanted to hear and got my retainer. After my initial consultation that I assumed was free, they charged over $600 from my...

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Patrick Naughton 2021/10/19

1.0/5.0

Horrible Horrible firm!!! Do not recommend be carefully. Crooks at their best

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Fortress Flooring 2021/04/27

1.0/5.0

This law firm represented my family members a complicated dual custody situation. Since two members of the same household had custody and visitation cases arise at they same time they both chose to use the law...

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sherry griest 2021/04/27

1.0/5.0

Not a good place to do business with

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Brian Reid 2021/04/27

1.0/5.0

Do not use this place unless you like to give away free money for piss poor services

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Dale Lunsford 2021/04/27

1.0/5.0

The firm has poorly represented my case and is now giving me an ultimatum to drop my order of protection against my abusive ex (that they recommended) because it directly effects another clients case or they will...

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Janessa Dube 2021/04/26

1.0/5.0

This firm threatened to drop a case we currently have with them if we didn't drop a restraining order placed upon another individual after the states attorney, an attorney from their firm and the local police...

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Fortress Royalties 2021/04/26

1.0/5.0

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Devlin Lunsford 2021/04/26

1.0/5.0

I hired his law group explicitly for a child support case in June. They assigned Jennifer Clancy to my case. The judge ordered a DNA test and she told the whole court she had never done a DNA test before and had to...

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N 2021/03/15

1.0/5.0

I hired his law group explicitly for a child support case in June. They assigned Jennifer Clancy to my case. The judge ordered a DNA test and she told the whole court she had never done a DNA test before and had to...

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Client 2021/03/15

1.0/5.0

This law firm is to say the least a joke. They are thieves at its finest. Read the reviews and beware!!!

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DALE LUNSFORD 2021/02/01

1.0/5.0

Spoke with Pete Almirante, and he was an angry man from the start of the conversation. The most UNPROFESSIONAL person I have spoken to me entire life... WOW. Not sure how he gets any business for his firm. I would...

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Tiffany 2020/05/22

1.0/5.0

I went with a friend to see Mr Palmisano for a consultation for her divorce. Mr. Palmisano was very matter of fact in a crotchety, angry old man kind of way. You could tell he was trying hard to be...

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Jennifer Borman-DeWilde 2019/04/16

1.0/5.0

Double check your paperwork!!!   Hired them for a divorce.  I had a lawyer he didn’t.  All my paperwork is in my ex’s favor and now paying lots of money trying to fix what they messed

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Sarah S. 2018/09/19

1.0/5.0

Would give negative stars if possible! More concerned with money, and other cases, than the one at hand! Causing more harm to my family than good! Should be ashamed of the way he treats people, and doesn't respond...

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Dan Krediet 2017/04/19

1.0/5.0

This attorney will bleed you of money. He sets up steps to throw you into a huge battle. Also, ignoring any thoughts you may have in the process. His words to me were, "you're in a divorce!..what did you expect?"...

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Kimberly D. 2016/08/26

1.0/5.0

jim palmisano bled my family of every dime that he could get. All of my money only mounted to just a pile of papers from him. I had to seek other council. This attorney works only for what he can get by throwing...

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Kimberly Dougherty 2016/08/26

1.0/5.0

This attorney will bleed you of money. He sets up steps to throw you into a huge battle. Also, ignoring any thoughts you may have in the process. His words to me were, "you're in a divorce!..what did you expect?"...

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Kimberly D. 2016/08/26

1.0/5.0

My case was a straight forward divorce. I was told the cost should not exceed $2.5k and it was $6k and still not resolved. Jennifer Hoffman was my attorney and she was inexperienced and it showed.

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Client 2015/07/13

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