At the Law Offices of Jonathan Merel, P.C., we are already looking forward to a positive and productive New Year. This October, three of our attorneys were recognized by Super Lawyers®. While Jonathan Merel and Melissa Caballero have both been recognized since 2012, Bradley R. Kaye was listed by Super Lawyers® Rising Stars for the first time ever in 2020!
About Super Lawyers®
Every year, Super Lawyers® selects attorneys with outstanding peer recognition and professional achievements to appear on their annual Super Lawyers® list. The list is published in Super Lawyers Magazine and distributed to law firms and ABA-accredited law school libraries all over the country.
Through a careful selection process, which considers client reviews, verdicts and settlements, professional experience and much more, Super Lawyers® recognizes the leading attorneys in more than 70 practice areas across the nation.
With three “top rated family law attorney[s] in Chicago, IL,” we are truly rising to the top of this exclusive list.
Meet Our Rising Star
Bradley R Kaye has a BA from Purdue University and an MA from Columbia College Chicago. In 2014, he earned his Juris Doctor from DePaul University College of Law.
While in law school, Brad was an award-winning Moot Court competitor and the president of DePaul’s Appellate Moot Court Society. He also published with the school’s Business & Commercial Law Journal and used his 711 license to practice within the university’s Family Law Clinic. After obtaining valuable real-world experience at another family law firm, Bradley joined the Law Offices of Jonathan Merel, P.C.
He is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and carries a 10.0 “Superb” Avvo Rating.
About Jonathan and Melissa
Jonathan Merel founded the Law Offices of Jonathan Merel, P.C. in 2009. He has been practicing since he received his Juris Doctor from Chicago-Kent College of Law in 2002 and is the recipient of countless awards and achievements. His recognitions include:
- Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® list
- Selection as a Leading Lawyer in Illinois by the Leading Lawyers Network
- Recognition as 1 of 10 Best Lawyers in Illinois based on Client Satisfaction by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
- Designation in the Nation’s Top One Percent by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel
- Appearances in the Wall Street Journal and on NBC’s Today Show
Melissa Caballero has been working in family law since 2008. She graduated with a Juris Doctor from the Chicago-Kent College of Law in 2010 after joining the Law Offices of Jonathan Merel, P.C. in 2009. Since her admission to the Illinois Bar, Melissa has immersed herself in the family law community through work with the Chicago Bar Association, Chicago Volunteer Legal Services, and The Family Defense Center. She enjoys recognition by judges, peers, and clients alike.
About Our Firm
Each and every one of our attorneys is a skilled negotiator who understands how to handle complex family law issues. We believe in helping families move on in the easiest, most beneficial ways possible.
When you walk through our doors as a client, you will get the attention you deserve, and we will do everything in our power to get you the results you expect – even if that means taking your matter to court.