About Michael H. Minton

Michael H. Minton first came to national prominence with the publication of his of "What is a Wife Worth? The Leading Expert Places a High Dollar Value on Homemaking".

Since this publication he has been an active speaker and author. He has been a featured guest on many syndicated radio and television programs including 60 minutes, Larry King, David Letterman, The Today Show, and many others.

Mr. Minton is a committed leader and strong proponent of Family Law and Immigration Law. In fact, Mr. Minton is the first attorney in the State of Illinois to be awarded Board Certification* as a Family Law Advocate.


Mr. Minton is Listed in Martindale-Hubbell's 2007 Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers and has received an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating a lawyer can achieve. It indicates very high to preeminent legal ability and very high ethical standards as established by confidential opinions from members of the Bar.

Mr. Minton is a frequent guest speaker at Bar sponsored events and conventions. He is soft spoken and compassionate, but tenacious to his adversaries. His courtroom and settlement skills have made Mr. Minton a much sought after attorney in many high profile cases. Our team of professionals guarantees that we will do everything to insure the best results for our clients.

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Admitted: 1971, Illinois and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois; 1980, U.S. Supreme Court

Law School: Northwestern University, J.D., 1971

College: University of Notre Dame, B.A., 1968; University of London, School of Economics


*The Supreme Court of Illinois does not recognize certifications of specialties in the practice of law and the certification is not a requirement to practice law in Illinois


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