Lawrence Rosen is “of counsel” to the Petrelli Law Firm.
He is a member of the state bar of Illinois, the Seventh Circuit Federal Court of Appeals, the United States District Courts of Illinois and the Federal Trial Bar of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
His family law experience includes all aspects of divorce, child custody, child support, paternity matters, domestic violence law, the “International Child Abduction Remedies Act” and the “Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction”. Mr. Rosen has considerable first-chair experience in jury and bench trials and in appellate cases involving family law matters. One of his most noted appellate court victories is the case of Van De Sande v. Van De Sande, 431 F.3d 567 (7th Cir., 2005), where he represented a woman who would not allow her children to return to Belgium with their abusive father.
Mr. Rosen obtained his Juris Doctor from the John Marshall Law School in Chicago, Illinois, where he was first in his class and a member of its Law Review. He is also co-author of two chapters in the Federal Litigation Guide, Chs. 22 & 23 (1985). He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Forensics from Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana.
Professional & Bar Association Memberships
State Bar of Illinois
Seventh Circuit Federal Court of Appeals
United States District Courts of Illinois
Federal Trial Bar of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Juris Doctor, John Marshal Law School
B.A., Indiana University
Co-author, Federal Litigation Guides, Chapters 22 & 23 (1985)