Domestic relations attorneys founded the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers in 1962 in Chicago, Illinois. The Academy aims at encouraging the study, improving the practice, elevating the standards and advances the cause of matrimonial law. In order to protect the welfare of the family and society.
There are currently more than 1600 members in the country. Attorneys who are recognized by the bench and bar in his or her jurisdiction as an expert practitioner in matrimonial law can become the member of the Academy. The Academy members are highly skilled negotiators and litigators who represent individuals in all facets of family law. These areas include divorce, annulment, prenuptial agreements, postnuptial agreements, marital settlement agreements, child custody and visitation, business valuations, property valuations and division, alimony, child support and other family law issues.
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