Reuben A. Bernick
Reuben Bernick is an of counsel attorney with more than 40 years of experience in business and commercial litigation, including claims for breach of contract, accounting, breach of fiduciary duty, partnership dissolution, business and consumer fraud, construction and real estate, insurance coverage, and similar matters. He has tried numerous cases, jury and non-jury, in state and federal court in Illinois and other states, and in arbitration.
For more than 25 years, Reuben has handled divorce and domestic relations cases in the area of matrimonial and family law. Reuben has litigated the valuation of businesses and interests in closely held corporations, the discovery and valuation of financial and non-financial assets, support and maintenance issues, child custody, and visitation. He regularly prepares and reviews family-related agreements, such as prenuptial agreements, parenting and custody agreements, and marital settlement agreements.
In his appellate practice, Reuben has handled numerous appeals and has argued cases before the Illinois Appellate Court, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Illinois Supreme Court.
- Business and Commercial Litigation, Divorce and Domestic Relations, Appellate Practice, Litigation Percentage
- Harvard Law School, Cambridge, J.D., cum laude
- University of Chicago, B.A., honors