Joseph G. Phelps
Firm:
Rinella and Rinella, Ltd.
Phone:312-448-8434
Address: One North La Salle Street, Suite 3400
Chicago, IL 60602

Membership: Chicago (Member, Matrimonial Law Committee, Subcommittee on Appellate Rules and Practices, 1983-1990; Subcommittee on Support Enforcement, 1984-1986; Subcommittee on the Courts, 1984-1991, Legislation Subcommittee, 1984-1991 and Current Law Rep
University: Loyola University of Chicago, B.A., Political Science, with honors, 1972, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, J.D., 1982
Admitted: 1982, Illinois and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
Biography: Chapter Author, Legal Checklists, "Matrimonial Matters—Tax Considerations," 1983. Guest Lecturer for the Chicago Volunteer Legal Services Foundation on: "The New Withholding Orders," June, 1984; "No Fault Divorce," September 25, 1984; "Mandatory Support Guidelines," December 18, 1984; "Maintenance and the 1984 Tax Reform Act," June, 1985; "Tax Reform Act of 1984 and Child Support," October, 1985; "Property Distribution and the New Tax Laws," January, 1986; "Qualified Domestic Relations Orders and the Valuations of Pensions," July 30, 1986; "Qualified Domestic Relations Orders," November 19, 1986 and "Court Procedures in Domestic Relations," January 28, 1987. Lecturer, "Family Law in Illinois," Cambridge Institute, July 14, 1988, April 26, 1989 and October 17, 1989 and April 18, 1989; "Child Custody and Visitation in Illinois," National Business Institute, Inc., April 19, 1995. Board Member, Chicago Volunteer Legal Services Foundation, 1989-1992. Commissioner, Chicago Park District, 1988-1994. Named to Super Lawyers, 2004—.