Miriam E. Cooper

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Rolling Meadows, IL

Law Office of Miriam Cooper & Associates, LLC
 | 3601 Algonquin Road, Suite 610
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
Phone: 847-278-9501
Fax: 224-735-3357
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2012, 2014 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1988
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law (90%),
  • Real Estate: Consumer (10%)
Attorney Profile

Miriam Cooper is the founder of the Law Office of Miriam Cooper & Associates, LLC, a law firm based in Rolling Meadows, Illinois.  Ms. Cooper provides legal services throughout the Greater Chicagoland area.  Her primary focus is family law, including divorce, child support and post-decree modifications.  She also provides real estate services complementary to her practice.  Ms. Cooper graduated from the John Marshall Law School and has been practicing family law in Illinois for 30 years.  She is an advocate for children's best interest and serves as a certified child representative and guardian ad litem.  After attending Northwestern University for mediation training she became certified as a mediator for the Circut Court of Cook County.  Additionally, her mediation training led her to be certified as a collaborative divorce law practitioner, and she is a collaborative law fellow.  Ms. Cooper's expertise enables her to negotiate, collaborate and litigate for her clients.  She is held in high regard by her clients and fellow professionals as her Superb rating on Avvo evidences.  Miriam is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and currently serves as the Second Vice President of the Northwest Suburban Bar Association, Co-Chair of the Awards Committee, and a member of its Matrimonial Law Committee and Women's Law Committee.  She has served for many years as the Chair of high school Law Day, pairing her law career with her interest in education.  Miriam received the honor of House of Representatives 0295 from the Illinois House of Representatives, having stepped down from the Board of Education of Township High School District 214 after 28 years of dedicated service.  She is a trustee of the District 214 High School Education Foundation.  The Daily Herald Business Ledger honored Miriam as a 2017 Influential Women in Business.  With Ms. Cooper at its helm, Law Office of Miriam Cooper of Associates, LLC offers a team-based approach in assisting clients' individual needs.  Miriam Cooper and her associates take great pride in their shared knowledge and ability to draw on their collective strengths to provide high-quality services. 

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Family Law (90%): Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Father's Rights

Real Estate (10%)

Focus Areas

Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Father's Rights

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 7 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2012, 2014 - 2019

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About Miriam Cooper

Admitted: 1988, Illinois

Professional Webpage: https://mcooperlaw.com/our-attorneys/attorney-cooper/

Honors/Awards:

  • The Daily Herald Business Ledger honored Miriam Cooper as a 2017 Influential Women in Business.
  • The honor of House Resolution HR0295 from the Illinois House of Representatives, having stepped down from the Board of Education of Township High School District 214 after 28 years of dedicated service.   

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Certified Guardian ad Litem and Child Representative in Cook County, Illinois Mediation Training at Northwestern University, Certified Mediator in Cook County

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • First Vice President of the Northwest Suburban Bar Association, 2018
  • Northwest Suburban Bar Association, Matrimonial Law Committee and Womens Law Committee. , 2018
  • Northwest Suburban Bar Association, Governing Board Member, 2014
  • Illinois, 1988
  • Illinois Real Estate Lawyers' Association, Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member
  • Northwest Suburban Bar Association, Former co-chair of the Real Estate Law Committee
  • Northwest Suburban Bar Association, Chair of the Law Day Committee and Co-Chair of the Awards Committee

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Coordinated a donation program for students that are in need at Rolling Meadows High School, District 214. , 2018
  • Tremendous 200 MS Fundraiser 2017
  • Former School Board Member of Township High School District 214
  • Trustee of Community Education, Presenter at Continuing Legal Education Forums

Educational Background:

  • Northwestern University
Office Location for Miriam E. Cooper

3601 Algonquin Road
Suite 610
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008

Phone: 847-278-9501

Fax: 224-735-3357

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Last Updated: 12/7/2018

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