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Cynthia Petersen

Cynthia Petersen

401k, Pension Division - QDROs, QILDROs, CSRS, FERS - I can draft or draft/enter
  • Divorce, Domestic Violence, Family Law ...
  • Illinois
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Biography

Before I became an attorney, I worked for a retirement plan sponsor, learning the ins and outs of ERISA and investments in retirement plans. As part of my duties, I worked with the legal department to qualify QDROs.

As an attorney, I have drafted and entered hundreds of QDROs, QILDROs and other orders dividing pensions and 401a, 401k, 403b, 457b and TSP accounts for over 23 years. I have been qualified as an expert witness in retirement plan divisions, and I have successfully litigated many retirement plan division issues.

I can draft orders for you to enter or draft and enter them for you. I'm qualified, knowledgeable and ready to help!

Education
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
J.D. (1997) | Law
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Honors: Cum Laude
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Northwestern College of Iowa
B.A. (1987) | English, History, Drama, Art, Art History
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Certifications
Expert Witness - Retirement Plan Division
Court - Will County, IL
Awards
Top Attorneys in North America
Whos Who
Top 10 Family Law Attorneys - Client Satisfaction
Best of the Best
Top Attorneys in North America
Whos Who
Professional Associations
State Bar of Illinois  # 6243648
Member
Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Illinois
Supreme Court of Illinois
ID Number: 6243648
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
    I can discuss your case or issue with you at a free consultation for all issues
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    I accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover!
Practice Areas
    Divorce
    Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
    Domestic Violence
    Domestic Violence Restraining Orders, Victims Rights , Victims Rights
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
    Estate Planning
    Guardianship & Conservatorship Estate Administration, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
Additional Practice Areas
  • 401k and Pension Division, QDRO, QILDRO, CSRS, FERS, Railroad Retirement Tier II
  • Residential Real Estate Transactions
Languages
  • English
Websites & Blogs
Website
Petersen Law and QDROs LLC
Contact & Map
Petersen Law and QDROs LLC
20620 Burl Ct
Ste 207
Joliet, IL 60433
Telephone: (815) 714-2900