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Ilene Shapiro: Winner of the 2015 Corporate LiveWire Attorney of the Year Award

ILENE E. SHAPIRO, a partner with Grund & Leavitt, P.C., has distinguished herself practicing in the field of family law for over thirty-five years, both on the trial court and appellate court levels. … Read more

Leading Lawyers Law Day Edition: Grund & Leavitt's David and Melissa Grund

When Grund & Leavitt, P.C. partner Melissa A. Grund started walking into courtrooms alongside her father, there were judges who were surprised and delighted by the pairing, she recalls. It wasn’t t… Read more

Ilene Shapiro profiled in Leading Lawyers Women's Edition

Ilene E. Shapiro had dreams of being at the forefront of a growing trend: She wanted to be a pioneer and become part of the first real wave of female attorneys. Consider that dream reached. Read more

Attorneys Split on Marriage Statute

Some gay couples who marry in Illinois might want to consult a lawyer before popping the Champagne cork. Read more

Match made in heaven: Lawyers, gay marriage

Same-sex marriage is a natural blessing for matrimonial attorneys—and for adoption, tax, estate and, yes, divorce lawyers—and few are more eligible than Chicago's Richard Wilson. Read more