During the COVID-19 pandemic, our firm is fully operational and we continue to provide family law services for divorce, post-decree, pre and postnuptial, and parentage matters, including collaborative divorce and mediation services. Courts in the Chicago metropolitan area are operating largely through Zoom virtual court proceedings. As always, we continue to provide free initial consultations, which can be performed virtually via Zoom or over the phone. We look forward to serving you soon. -- Lawrence Manassa

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The Manassa Law P.C. family and matrimonial law team is proud to be joining the full-service firm of Kelleher + Holland, LLC.


The Manassa Divorce + Family Law Group at Kelleher + Holland, LLC understands that the legal process of divorce is only part of how divorce impacts your life.

Our approach is holistic and collaborative. While handling the legal issues of your divorce with proven excellence, we also encourage our clients to participate in individual counseling and workshops to help equip them for both the divorce process and life after divorce.

The Manassa Divorce + Family Law Group at Kelleher + Holland, LLC attorneys are truly different. While nationally awarded for our legal work in litigation, collaborative divorce and mediation, most of our divorce attorneys also have bachelor’s degrees in psychology and are well equipped to understand the impact of divorce on your life.

We understand that divorce affects all areas of your life, and that is why we work collaboratively with counselors, divorce coaches, and financial planners to build a supportive team of professionals to help support you through your divorce.

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We offer caring and professional representation with child custody, visitation, modifications and more.


We represent men and women as they face the challenges and uncertainties that divorce brings.


Our skilled high net worth divorce attorneys offer stellar legal representation and asset protection.


We provide knowledgeable and trustworthy advice for a wide variety of legal issues and concerns.

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If you have been thinking about seeking a divorce, you are likely concerned about how your children, your finances and your personal life will be affected. As you go through the divorce process, it is important to realize that these concerns will give way to real legal issues; you must protect your interests now to avoid damaging complications later.


Headquartered in North Barrington, Illinois, we have been serving residents in and around the surrounding areas for decades. 

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Our accomplished attorneys will pursue an outcome that protects your rights. Whether your family law issues can be resolved through negotiation or litigation, we will fully explain your legal options and use our resources to obtain the best possible result for you and your children.

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We will work closely with you throughout your entire case and make sure you understand your rights and obligations. Once you understand what a successful, practical result looks like, you will be able to identify your objectives and rely on us to help you achieve them through negotiation or litigation.


We represent clients throughout Cook, McHenry, Lake, Kane and DuPage counties in such towns as Barrington, Crystal Lake, Arlington Heights, Lakewood and Palatine.

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