• Attorney at Law

    Civil Appeals

    Serving the Illinois Appellate Court

  • Attorney at Law

    Civil Appeals

    Serving the Illinois Appellate Court

Linda s. Kagan

Since 1980

Linda S. Kagan is a licensed Illinois attorney with decades of experience in the Illinois appellate court.

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312-362-1500

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Rated By Super Lawyers

  • Named 2018 Super Lawyer in Appellate Practice
  • Named 2017 Super Lawyer in Appellate Practice
  • Named 2016 Top 50 Women Lawyers in Illinois
  • Named 2016 Super Lawyer in Family Law
  • Named 2015 Top 50 Women Lawyers in Illinois
  • Named 2015 Top 100 Lawyers in Illinois
  • Named 2014 Top 50 Women Attorneys in Illinois
  • Named 2013 Top 100 Lawyers in Illinois
  • Named 2013 Top 50 Women Attorneys in Illinois
  • Named 2014 Super Lawyer in Family Law
  • Named 2013 Super Lawyer in Family Law
  • Named 2012 Super Lawyer in Family Law

Attorney Profile

Linda S. Kagan

Attorney At Law

As an appellate lawyer with years of experience, Linda S. Kagan provides clients with the expertise, guidance and competence needed when making the decision whether to appeal a case. After an initial consultation or referral, Ms. Kagan provides an honest assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of the case, and whether or not the judgment will likely be affirmed or reversed. Known primarily in the area of family law appeals, Ms. Kagan has also handled a wide range of civil appeals in the Illinois appellate court system, including probate, insurance coverage, and commercial disputes. She strives to provide her clients with thorough, insightful and persuasive legal services.

Member

Illinois State Bar Association; Appellate Lawyers Association (Editor, The Brief, 1989-1994; Director, 1988-1990; 1996-1998).

Education

Loyola University of Chicago, J.D., 1980; B.A., magna cum laude, 1975.

Publications

Co-author with Errol Zavett: “Appeals,” Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education, Family Law Handbook, 1984 -- Present.

Is it a claim or a new action? (Family Law 2008)

Representative Decisions

  • In re Marriage of Teymour, 2017 IL App (1st) 161091
  • In re Marriage of Benjamin, 2017 IL App (1st) 161862
  • In re Marriage of Stuhr, 2016 IL App (1st) 152370
  • In re Marriage of McBride, 2013 IL App (1st) 112255
  • Illinois Founders Ins. Co. v. Smith, 231 Ill.App.3d 269 (1992)

Resources

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Contact

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