Polachek and Polachek, Attorneys at Law
1000 Hart Rd., Suite 300
Barrington, IL 60010


Susan S. Polachek - Attorney

Location: Barrington, Illinois
Phone: 847-381-2242
Fax: 847-381-2358
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Areas of Practice:

  • Family Law

  • Divorce

  • Collaborative Law

  • Estate Planning

  • Litigation and Appeals

  • Traffic Violations


Susan S. Polachek


Susan is a partner in the law firm of Polachek & Polachek and has been a licensed attorney in Illinois since 2001. In addition to her civil and criminal litigation practice in both state and federal court, Susan is certified in Family Law Mediation and she is a Collaborative Law Fellow. Susan serves as a Court Facilitator for the Cook County, Third District Domestic Relations Division.

Bar Admissions:

Illinois, 2001
U. S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 2001
U. S. Supreme Court, 2004


John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
Juris Doctor (2001)
Honors: Cum Laude

Roosevelt University, Chicago, Illinois
Bachelor of Arts (1990)
Major: Business

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Northwest Suburban Bar Association, Member 2001 - present
Illinois State Bar Association, member 2001 - present
Lawyer Pilots Bar Association, Member 2001 - present
Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois, Member 2011 - present
International Association of Collaborative Professions, Members 2001 - present

Pro Bono Activities:

Facilitator - Domestic Relations Division, 2001-present
Individual selection of cases for individuals in need