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October 2018

About Jonathan

Jonathan joined Hoffenberg & Block, LLC in 2016. Prior to joining the firm, Jonathan worked as an associate attorney at a prominent family law office in Chicago, where he represented clients in all areas of family law, including child custody, visitation, child support, maintenance and the dissipation of marital assets. Jonathan also worked as a volunteer attorney at the Legal Aid Society of Metropolitan Family Services. Through his litigation experience, Jonathan has developed a reputation for vigorously defending his client's interests in settlement negotiations and at trial to successfully achieve the most favorable outcome for his clients.In 2015 and 2016, Jonathan was named an "Emerging Lawyer" by the Leading Lawyers Network. The Leading Lawyers Network recognizes Emerging Lawyers who represent the top 2% of lawyers who are under the age of 40 or practicing law for less than 10 years. The Leading Lawyers Network selects top lawyers in Illinois based on their legal skills, reputation and experience. The distinction has been earned by fewer than 2% of all lawyers licensed to practice law in Illinois.While in law school, Jonathan gained significant courtroom experience working in the Cook County State's Attorney's Office, where he successfully prosecuted several trials while seeking the rehabilitation of at-risk youth. Jonathan also worked as a licensed extern with the Federal Public Defender's Office for the Southern District of Ohio, where he advocated for his clients' rights in Federal court.Jonathan grew up in Fort Wayne, IN, and graduated from Indiana University. Jonathan also spent two years at Indiana Institute of Technology, where he was a member of the 6-time NAIA national champion baseball team. In his free time, Jonathan enjoys traveling, cooking and watching a Seattle Mariners baseball game or Indiana Hoosiers basketball game

work Experience

Attorney
Legal Aid Society of Metropolitan Family Services
Jan. 1, 2013 - Jan. 1, 2014
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Associate Attorney
Birnbaum, Haddon, Gelfman & Arnoux, LLC
Jan. 1, 2014 - Jan. 1, 2015
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Associate Attorney
Weiss-Kunz & Oliver
Jan. 1, 2016 - Jan. 1, 2016
None

Associate Attorney
Hoffenberg & Block, LLC
Jan. 1, 2016 - Current
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school Education

Indiana University-Bloomington
No degree provided
- 2010

University of Dayton School of Law
No degree provided
- 2013

bookmark Awards

2018 Rising Star
Super Lawyers®
2018
2017 Emerging Lawyer
Leading Lawyers Network
2017
2016 Emerging Lawyer
Leading Lawyers Network
2016
"10 Best" Chicago Family Law Attorney for Client Satisfaction
American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
2016
2015 Emerging Lawyer
Leading Lawyers Network
2015
Regional Semifinalist
National Trial Competition
2013
University of Dayton School of Law
Commitment to Community Award -Pro Bono Hours
2013
Indiana University
Writing Excellence Award
2010

group Associations

Member
Chicago Bar Association
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Member
Illinois Bar Foundation
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Member
American Bar Association
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Member
Associate Board of the Legal Aid Society
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