Adam C. Kibort (JD/MBA)

Adam C. Kibort is a Partner with Grund & Leavitt.  He currently serves as President of the Illinois Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) and is a Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL).

He practices exclusively in the area of family law, representing parties in the litigation and resolution of matrimonial and family related matters. He counsels clients on a wide range of divorce-related issues including custody disputes, analysis of complex financial matters, pre- and post-nuptial agreements, and the disposition of marital and non-marital assets.

Mr. Kibort has successfully litigated issues including (without limitation): maintenance and child support; fraudulent transfer and dissipation claims; valuation and division of assets; adequate compensation and characterization of marital and non-marital assets.  

Mr. Kibort has successfully represented parties in international and multi-jurisdictional family law litigation, including actions under the 1980 Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction (Hague Convention) and the International Child Abduction Remedies Act (ICARA).  

Mr. Kibort has successfully represented parties in claims under the 1986 Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA); Stored Communications Act; and for claims of spoliation of evidence.

Mr. Kibort has successfully represented parties in mediation and arbitration, including before the Beth Din Zedek.

Mr. Kibort’s peers and colleagues have recognized him as a leading advocate for his client, including being named one of Illinois’ “40 Under 40 Attorneys to Watch” by the Law Bulletin Publishing Company in 2016.


DePaul University - Kellstadt Graduate School of Business, M.B.A., with distinction, March 2016

William Mitchell College of Law, J.D., May 2005

University of Wisconsin - Madison, B.A. in History, May 2002


  • Rated by Super Lawyers
  • Rising Star 2012, 2013, 2014


Professional Associations

  • Fellow, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML)
  • Adjunct Professor of Law, Chicago–Kent College of Law 
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Fellow, International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL)