Grace M. Doherty is an associate attorney at Beermann Pritikin Mirabelli Swerdlove LLP. Ms. Doherty counsels clients on a wide range of divorce-related matters, such as child custody, child support, maintenance, visitation, property division, parentage, contempt and enforcement proceedings, legal separation, pre- and post-nuptial agreements, domestic violence, and financial planning. Prior to graduating law school, Ms. Doherty clerked in the family law department at Beermann Pritikin Mirabelli Swerdlove LLP.
Ms. Doherty is a graduate of Chicago-Kent College of Law. As a law student, Ms. Doherty was a participant in the family law department of the Law Offices of Chicago-Kent. In this program she worked under a practicing attorney representing real world clients on a variety of family law matters. Also while a law student, Ms. Doherty interned in the Domestic Relations. Division at the Daley Center under the supervision of the Honorable Judge Raul Vega. Additionally as a student, Ms. Doherty was permitted by the Illinois Supreme Court torepresent clients with a Rule 711 legal license while an extern at the Legal Aid Society of Metropolitan Family Services, a non-profit organization which represents clients in a variety of divorce issues, including issues related to domestic violence and orders of protection.