Clark & Steiner, Ltd.
Attorneys At Law

(847) 604-8300

Valerie I. Steiner, Partner

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Bar Admissions and Membership

  • State of Illinois, 2008
  • State of Michigan, 2005
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, 2007
  • Lake County Bar Association, Member


Education

  • JD, University of Iowa College of Law, 2005
  • BA, Indiana University, 2002


Accolades and Presentations

  • Rising Star, Illinois Super Lawyers, 2012 – 2017
  • Illinois Family Law Update, Lake County Bar Association Family Law Conference, 2009 – through 2016 (co-authored) and 2010 – 2012, 2014 (co-presenter)

Valerie Steiner is known for her unwavering commitment to her clients' best interests and her laser focus on achieving success on behalf of her clients.  She is experienced, direct and knowledgeable. Ms. Steiner is also adept at utilizing different advocacy styles to meet the demands of each individual case and achieve her clients’ desired results.  Her written advocacy has proven highly successful on behalf of her clients.   Ms. Steiner has successfully litigated and negotiated complex financial and custody matters, and she has significant experience successfully prosecuting and defending appeals.


Ms. Steiner began her law career in Michigan in 2005, where she served as a clerk for a judge in the civil and criminal division. Subsequently, Ms. Steiner practiced in many areas of law in southeast Michigan, including family law, real estate law, criminal law, probate law, and immigration law. In 2008, Ms. Steiner moved to Lake County and joined a large family law firm.  Since establishing her practice in Illinois, Ms. Steiner has distinguished herself as a well-respected and strong advocate on behalf of her clients. She has been selected as a Rising Star by Illinois Super Lawyers each year since 2012.