About Heather J. Rosen
Heather J. Rosen combines compassion with legal expertise and a commitment to support, advocate for, and skillfully represent her clients. Straightforward and tenacious, Ms. Rosen is unique in her ability to represent her client’s best interests while caring for their well-being.
Ms. Rosen is an expert in the field of family law. Ms. Rosen’s approach is holistic and effective; resulting in Ms. Rosen’s strong reputation amongst her colleagues and peers as well as numerous awards and recognitions from leading legal publications. Ms. Rosen’s experience covers a range of legal matters, including uncontested divorces and disputes involving multi-million dollar marital estates. Ms. Rosen is solution-oriented and tireless in her work to achieve the best results possible for her clients.
Ms. Rosen assists clients in family law issues including, but not limited to, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, dissolution of marriage proceedings, and paternity disputes. She also handles child custody hearings, support issues, parenting time, property divisions, and post-judgment enforcement actions.
As a child of divorced parents and then a member of a blended family, Ms. Rosen has a personal knowledge of the effect of divorce on children. Divorce is an emotional and, often, traumatic experience for those involved. Ms. Rosen is mindful in her approach to clients and makes the well-being of the client and their family the top priority. Ms. Rosen is unrelenting in her efforts to protect the interests and wellness of children; never losing sight of the network of people involved in the action. When amicability is strained, and circumstances demand a more forceful approach, Ms. Rosen is an experienced and a tenacious litigator having honed her skills in the courtroom handling dozens of evidentiary matters and trials.
Ms. Rosen’s talent and hard work resulted in her being named as a Rising Star in the area of Family Law by Super Lawyers Magazine in 2018, 2019, and 2020, a distinction reserved for the top 2.5% of all Illinois attorneys under 40. Additionally, Ms. Rosen has been named an Emerging Lawyer by Leading Lawyers, a designation given to fewer than 2% of all Illinois lawyers every year since 2018.
- J.D., Chicago-Kent College of Law, 2011
- B.A., with distinction, The Pennsylvania State University, 2008
- Illinois, 2011
- U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 2011
- Leading Lawyer, 2018 to present
- Super Lawyers Illinois Rising Star, 2018 to present