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James R. Galvin

About James R. Galvin

James Galvin is a partner of Schiller DuCanto & Fleck LLP. He has practiced matrimonial law for more than 32 years and in the last several years has developed expertise in collaborative divorce, having successfully collaborated many high conflict, large asset cases. Mr. Galvin is a founding Member, Past President, Past Director and Current Fellow of the Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois.

Collaborative Divorce Lawyers: Healers of Human Conflict

How would you describe a divorce lawyer? “Legal counselor” comes readily to mind, since the lawyer advises clients on matters of law pertaining to divorce. But what about “healer of human conflict”?┬á It is a less-obvious description, certainly. Yet, in 1982, United States Supreme Court Justice Warren Burger pointed out, “The obligation of our profession […]