Chicago Family Law Appellate Lawyer


The legal ramifications from the decisions in family law proceedings (divorce, custody and visitation, and property division) will monumentally impact the lives of your children and loved ones. In many cases, the decisions appear unjust through a failure to apply the appropriate laws or as the result of poor legal representation. Paul J. Bargiel, P.C. is a family law appellate attorney with 40+ years of experience and he will provide you expert council, shape your appeal, and put your case in the best possible position for success.

Four Decades of Success in Family Law Appeals

Paul J. Bargiel has managed 250+ appeals, including 50+ appeals before the Illinois Supreme Court and 7 appeals before the United States Supreme Court, and received approximately 200 reported decisions. He is based in Chicago, IL, listed in Super Lawyers, and maintains the highest rating, AV Preeminent, based on peer rated review and recognition through Martindale-Hubbell. He began his career as the Chief of the Appeals Division at the Attorney General's office and has served as the President of the Appellate Lawyers Association.

Free Consultation: Experienced Appellate Attorney

A notice of appeal must be filed within 30 days of the final judgment, so immediate attention is required to file your notice promptly. Call Paul at 312-263-0888, or send him an email to schedule a free consultation as soon as possible. Paul J. Bargiel P.C. has worked with top professional athletes, iconic business leaders, and he can position your appeal for success in your time of family crisis.