Margaret Keane,Partner

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Chicago-Kent College of Law, J.D. with honors, 1999

DePaul University, B.A., 1993
Bachelor of Arts in Communications, December 1993

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, August 1989
to May 1992
Recipient of Jonathan
Baldwin Turner academic scholarship funded by Quaker
Oats Corporation.

Margaret (Maggie) Keane is an experienced family law attorney, whose practice focuses primarily on complex financial, business and litigation issues, appellate law, and prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. Ms. Keane is a Fellow of the Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois and a certified mediator.

Prior to joining Berger Schatz, Ms. Keane served as a judicial clerk for the Honorable Jill K. McNulty of the Illinois Appellate Court, First District, where she developed a strong understanding of appellate procedure, as well as the ability to identify and craft arguments that are likely to be successful on appeal.

Ms. Keane is a member of the Appellate Lawyers Association, for which she serves on the Rules Committee. Additionally, she is a member of the Chicago Bar Association, for which she serves on the Executive Committee for the Alliance for Women, Women’s Bar Association of Illinois and American Bar Association.

Ms. Keane was named to the Leading Lawyers Network in 2015 and included in the 2015 Top 100 Women Attorneys in Illinois. Ms. Keane was also included in the list of Rising Stars by Illinois Super Lawyers in 2009 and 2010.

Bar Admissions

Ms. Keane is admitted to practice in Illinois and before the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.