About Us





David M. Siegel

David M. Siegel is an Illinois attorney who practices extensively in the areas of divorce, family law and consumer bankruptcy. He graduated from the University of Illinois in 1988 and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science. He earned his Juris Doctor degree from the John Marshall Law School in 1991. He was admitted to the General Bar of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois in 1991 as well as the Central District of Illinois in 2008.

Additionally, he was admitted to practice before the United States Tax Court in 2006. He is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute and former member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys. He is the author of Chapter 7 Success: The Complete Guide to Surviving Personal Bankruptcy and has written extensively on divorce, family law and bankruptcy matters.

He has appeared on Fox News Chicago and has been featured in the Chicago Tribune, the Daily Herald, Time Magazine and U.S. News & World Report.

Jesse V. Barrientes


Jesse V. Barrientes is the proprietor of the Law Offices of Jesse V. Barrientes in Wheaton, Illinois. He graduated Cum Laude from Loyola University of Chicago in 1987 and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications and Philosophy. He earned his Juris Doctor degree from the John Marshall Law School in 1991. He was admitted to the General Bar of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois in 1991, and admitted to the Trial Bar of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois in 2001. He is a member of the DuPage County Bar Association and the Will County Bar Association.

Jesse V. Barrientes’ practice areas include Civil Litigation, Criminal Law, Personal Injury, Employment Discrimination, Bankruptcy, and a MAJOR concentration in Family Law. His firm provides aggressive, experienced and quality legal services. He focuses on the equitable and financially feasible resolution of his clients’ legal situations. He does not believe in sugar-coating his advice, or telling clients what they want to hear. He believes that each client must be aware of the realities of their unique legal situation, and the ramifications of their various legal options in order to render an intelligent, informed, and reasoned decision. He also believes in keeping his clients informed of the status and progress of their case at each and every stage of litigation.