Attorney James H. Andrle

James H. Andrle

Of Counsel, FKM&A

For over 20 years, James Andrle has negotiated, settled or successfully tried countless divorce, domestic relations cases involving the most complex issues relating to children, domestic violence and financial matter disputes. As a negotiator, he is skilled in designing a plan to achieve the goals of his clients, and as a trial lawyer, is skilled in the art of persuasion, advocacy for both the spouse and children, and renowned for tenacity and creativity used to meet our client’s legal concerns in a courtroom.

Attorney James Andrle can assist you with the following:

  • Divorce/dissolution of marriage
  • Legal separation
  • Licensed Court Appointed Mediation
  • Premarital planning (prenuptial agreements)
  • Predivorce planning
  • Valuation and distribution of closely held corporations
  • Distribution of employment benefits including stock options and retirement plans
  • Taxation related to divorce
  • Maintenance and alimony
  • Allocation of Parental Responsibility (formerly known as Custody) and visitation
  • Relocation of children and parent
  • Paternity
  • Grandparent and other third party rights
  • Surrogacy and assisted reproductive matters
  • Military divorce
  • Parentage matters
  • Post Decree Litigation (matters that arise after the parties are legally divorced or separated)

Whether you need legal assistance before, during or after a divorce, James Andrle can help you.


Areas of Practice

Divorce and Family Law


Quinnipac University School of Law,  J.D. 1998

Northern Illinois University, Major in Public Law, Public Administration and Applied Statistics, B.S. 1992


Professional Associations and Memberships

Illinois State Bar Association

McHenry County Bar Association

United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

Named Top 10 Illinois Family Law Attorneys

Top Ten Family Law Attorney for Illinois by Attorney and Practice Magazine

Ten Best Attorneys for exceptional and outstanding client service by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys