Kelly L. Petersen

Phone: (630) 221-1755    kpetersen@huckbouma.com     

Kelly L. Petersen is a licensed attorney concentrating in the areas of estate planning and estate and trust administration, including decedent’s estates and adult guardianships.

Prior to joining Huck Bouma, PC, Kelly practiced family law and represented clients in domestic relations proceedings. Kelly’s experience in family law complements her practice in estate planning, particularly with respect to the negotiating and drafting of nuptial agreements.

Ms. Petersen is active in the legal community, serving as a Chair of the Northwest Suburban Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Committee and Board of Governors Nominating Committee.  Kelly is published in the DuPage County Bar Association’s Brief.  While in law school at DePaul University College of Law, Ms. Petersen received a CALI Award for the highest grade in Comparative Family Law for her dissertation on the enforcement of religious pre-marital agreements.

Kelly L. Petersen

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Areas of Practice
Education

DePaul University College of Law,
Juris Doctor, 2012
Public Interest Law, Certificate

University of Wisconsin, Madison
B.A. Reporting Journalism, Legal Studies

Associations & Memberships

Northwest Suburban Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Committee

Du Page County Bar Association

Admissions

Illinois
U.S. District Court – Northern District of IL

Awards

Selected to the Illinois Rising Star list by Super Lawyers Magazine

CALI Award for the highest grade in Comparative Family Law