Jennifer M. Cohen

Jennifer M. Choen

Jennifer M. Cohen is a partner at Kalcheim Haber, LLC, having started her career as a law clerk for the founding partner, Michael A. Haber, in 2004.  Ms. Cohen emphasizes her practice in the area of family law, including pre-nuptial agreements, pre and post-dissolution of marriage cases, allocation of parental responsibilities and parenting time, paternity matters, adoption proceedings and appeals.  In addition to her concentration in family law matters, Ms. Cohen also represents individuals and business entities in real estate transactions, probate and estate transactions, corporate and other business transactions and civil litigation. Her well-rounded practice allows her the ability to offer her clients the highest level of versatility and professionalism.  Though an experienced and skilled litigator, she can develop innovative solutions to amicably settle cases outside of the courtroom.  

Ms. Cohen is a certified mediator and court-approved child representative and guardian ad litem.  She has been selected by her peers for inclusion in the Rising Stars list by Super Lawyers and Emerging Lawyers list by Leading Lawyers.

Ms. Cohen received her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and her Juris Doctorate from The John Marshall Law School. Ms. Cohen lives in the Chicagoland suburbs with her husband and son.  She is a member of the Illinois State Bar, Chicago Bar and Lake County Bar Associations.  She also serves as an advisor for the Eta Nu Chapter of Kappa Alpha Theta at Lake Forest College.


University of Wisconsin-Madison, Bachelor of Arts (2002)
The John Marshall Law School, Juris Doctor (2005) 


State of Illinois, 2005 United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 2006


Chicago Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
Lake County Bar Association