Strong, Caring & Understanding

Susan Shivers provides quality legal representation to people who live in Kane County, Illinois, and neighboring counties. She believes the first step in providing you her best service is to listen and fully understand the issues you are facing. Her practice is dedicated to compassionate, honest, and straightforward legal counsel.  She will go the extra mile to negotiate and reach a fair settlement. If a fair settlement cannot be obtained, she will be an aggressive advocate in the courtroom on your behalf.


Licensed to practice law since 1986 in:

  • State of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce
  • Educational Expenses for Children
  • Custody (Allocation of Parental Responsibilities)
  • Child Support
  • Spousal Support/ Maintenance
  • Parenting Time and Parenting Plans
  • Property Division and Asset Allocation
  • Business Valuations
  • Domestic Violence and Orders of Protection
  • Paternity
  • Parental Rights
  • Relocation of Children
  • Post-Decree Issues
  • Family Law Mediation
  • Grandparent Rights
  • Pre and Post-Nuptial Agreements
  • Abuse of Parenting Time

For personalized representation from an attorney who will listen, address individual needs, counsel, and provide caring service and zealous advocacy, please contact Susan D. Shivers to schedule an appointment.