My Approach

Whether you are getting married or ending a marriage, you will need to contact a divorce lawyer. I will help you protect your assets before you get married or fight hard to help you get what you deserve from your spouse's retirement benefits in a divorce. I am dedicated to understanding what you need and helping you take the actions necessary to get there. I will work with you every step of the way to make sure that you understand the choices you are making and feel empowered to make them.

Are you buying or selling a house? Creating or updating your Will and/or Power of Attorney? I can help with that too! Give me a call today at

(815) 401-4700!

Cynthia L. Petersen, Attorney at Law

Cynthia worked in the customer service for years before attending and graduating law school at Loyola University Chicago School of Law, cum laude, in 1997. As a customer service representative, she helped people with their retirement plan benefits, which led to her interest in law. Now she works hard every day in her legal practice to get her clients the best results possible. Cynthia Petersen can help you too!