Jeannine Parker-Ross

Jeannine Parker-Ross

Location:
Orland Park, Illinois
Phone:
708-789-9479
Fax:
(708) 873-9555
Email:

Jeannine Parker-Ross received a Bachelor Degree in Social Work from Illinois State University, and a Master Degree in Social Work from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She then graduated from The John Marshall Law School in 2003 and was admitted to the practice of law in Illinois that same year. Ms. Parker-Ross initially worked for a medium sized law firm in Joliet before opening Parker-Ross Law & Mediation Services Ltd in 2007. Ms. Parker-Ross was a sole practitioner until becoming associated with Grotta & Associates P.C. in 2015.

Ms. Parker-Ross received her certificate in Divorce Mediation in 2008 from Northwestern University. Ms. Parker-Ross is often appointed by the court to mediate child custody and visitation disputes. Recently, Ms. Parker-Ross co-taught a 45 hour training to certify mediators in providing mediation services when impairments are present. Ms. Parker-Ross is also a Guardian Ad Litem for the Will County Courts. In 2013, Ms. Parker-Ross was co-chair of the Guardian Ad Litem training program for the Will County Bar Association. She is also a regular presenter at the Will County Bar Association's GAL training series.

Ms. Parker-Ross is also a member of the Illinois State Bar Associate, Family Law Committee and the Will County Bar Association. Ms. Parker-Ross' practice is concentrated in family law, including divorce, child custody, removal, child support, maintenance, adoption and appeals of DCFS indicated findings.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2015

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Removal
  • Child Support
  • Maintenance
  • Adoption
  • Appeals of DCFS Indicated Findings

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Divorce Mediation, Northwestern University, 2008

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2003

Education

  • John Marshall Law School
    • J.D. - 2003
  • Illinois State University
    • B.A.
    • Major: Social Work
  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
    • M.A.
    • Major: Social Work

Classes/Seminars

  • Presenter, Will County Bar Association's GAL training series

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Will County Courts, Guardian Ad Litem
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Family Law Committee, Member
  • Will County Bar Association, Member
  • Will County Women’s Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Parker-Ross Law & Mediation Services Ltd, Sole Practitioner, 2007 - 2015