Howard London has focused his practice on complex family law and commercial litigation at the trial and appellate court level for over 37 years. He has extensive trial court experience and has handled well over 100 appeals in the state and federal appellate courts.
Mr. London is a Past President of the Appellate Lawyers Association of Illinois. He has lectured and published widely on appeals, family law topics, and other legal subjects. He has represented clients nationwide in family law and other matters on a pro hac vice basis, as well as in international child custody and other family law disputes. In addition to traditional litigation, Mr. London represents clients in various Alternate Dispute Resolution methods, such as mediation and Cooperative and Collaborative Law, to achieve fair settlements in an amicable and cost-effective way.
Mr. London is recognized in The Best Lawyers in America in the categories of Family Law and Appellate Law as well as by the Leading Lawyers Network in Family Law, Family Appellate Law and Civil Appellate Law. He was listed as one of the Top 10 Civil Appellate Law attorneys in Illinois for 2014 in Leading Lawyers Magazine and the Top 10 Family Law attorneys in Illinois for 2016. Mr. London has been recognized as an Illinois Super Lawyer in Family Law every year since 2005. Illinois Super Lawyers are selected by their peers and are “considered among the best in their profession.” He has an “AV Preeminent” (5.0 out of 5) rating under the Martindale-Hubbell ® Lawyer Rating System based on performance in the following five key areas: legal knowledge, analytical abilities, judgment, communication ability, and legal experience.
Appeals Chicago Family Law Child Custody Collaborative Process Divorce Domestic Violence & Orders of Protection LGBT Services Mediation Parentage & Paternity Post Divorce Enforcement & Modifications Premarital (Prenuptual) & Postmarital Agreements Sports & Entertainment/High Profile Division