Family Law from a Family Lawyer.

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Ashanti Madlock Henderson is the principal of the firm. She is an experienced litigator who practices in Cook and the surrounding counties. Prior to concentrating exclusively in family law, she handled commercial litigation, civil rights, employment, and family law matters with Wildman Harold Allen & Dixon LLP and Pugh Jones Johnson and Quandt P.C.

Attorney Henderson is truly dedicated to the practice of family law. While in law school, she clerked for the Honorable John. M. Mott in the Superior Court of D.C., family court. She also worked as a student attorney with the George Washington University Civil Litigation Clinic where she handled divorce and guardianship cases. During law school, she was also a fellow for the Bergstrom Child Welfare Law program at the University of Michigan. Attorney Henderson established Madlock Henderson LLC to create a law firm where clients' sensitive legal issues are given the care, compassion, and competency they deserve.

Attorney Henderson lives in Evanston with her husband Terence. In her spare time, she enjoys reading autobiographies and riding her motorcycle.

The George Washington University Law School, JD
Northwestern University, BS
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Professional and Civic Associations
Illinois State Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association
Black Women Lawyer's Association
National Association of Women Business Owners
Northwestern University Alumni Admissions Council
The George Washington University Admissions
Alumni and Parent Program
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Delta Chi Omega Chapter
Chicago Urban League, Metropolitan Board