Phone: (312) 236-7085
Fax: (312) 236-0781
Molshree A. Sharma combines her legal experience and empathy for clients in family law matters. Often her client's marital assets are significant including real estate, investment accounts and retirement benefits. Ms. Sharma has significant experience with custody and visitation issues. She focuses on the best interest of the children, successfully interacts with professional experts and is sensitive to her client's unique situations. While Ms. Sharma skillfully reaches settlements, at the same time she is an aggressive advocate when a case must be litigated.
Ms. Sharma has been awarded the distinction of being an Illinois Super Lawyer in 2013. She further received the Distinguished Service Award from Chicago Volunteer Legal Services and the Chicago Bar Association Award for Pro Bono Services.
Ms. Sharma has published an article in the Illinois Bar Journal on Support Awards for Adult Disabled Children. She recently has published a Chapter on Changing Strategies in Family Law for West Law/Thompson Reuters. Her article on Maintenance and Spousal Support is scheduled to be published and was accepted by the Illinois Bar Association in 2014 and she is working on a law review article on the issues of defenses to the return of the child in the Hague Convention on Child Abduction and Protection. She also has been a panelist and expert on the Hague Convention on Child Abduction and Protection which was attended by American, German, Indian, Spanish and British diplomats as well as Judges from all over the world.
She successfully litigates, tries and settles complex cases in Cook, DuPage, Lake and Kane County.
Having lived and traveled all over the world from Hanoi to Vancouver she speaks Hindi and Urdu.
Specialties: Family law, adoption law, complex financial settlements, litigation and custody.