Nanette A. McCarthy
55 W Monroe St Ste 990
Nanette A. McCarthy obtained her B.S.B.A. from Lawrence Technological University and her Juris Doctor from DePaul University School of Law in Chicago. She began practicing family law in 1995 and, in 2003, started Griffin & McCarthy, LLP, as one of two founding partners. Now known as Griffin McCarthy & Rice LLP, the firm is an eleven attorney boutique law firm practicing exclusively in the area of family law.Nanette has been named an Illinois Super Lawyer in the area of family law by Thomson Reuters and the publishers of Chicago Magazine, and is a fellow of the prestigious American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, a fellow of the Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois and member of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals. Nanette has also received training in negotiation at the Harvard Law School Program on Negotiation. She has been appointed by the Cook County Circuit Court to act as a child's representative in custody and visitation proceedings. Nanette is also a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and the Chicago Bar Association Committee for Matrimonial Law and Adoption Law.Nanette’s undergraduate studies focused on accounting and finances. She has in-depth experience with cases involving intricate financial assets and strategies. Nanette has spoken at numerous engagements on the topic of matrimonial law, has published articles on family law topics, and has written many briefs for the Appellate Court of Illinois.