Elizabeth A. Youakim joined The Law Office of David A. King, P.C. as an associate attorney in 2016.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Youakim was an Assistant Public Defender in Coles County and a Public Interest Fellow at Legal Aid Society. While serving as an Assistant Public Defender, she was integral in establishing CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) as guardian ad litem in all juvenile abuse and neglect proceedings. While in law school, Ms. Youakim participated in the Civitas ChildLaw Clinic, serving children in both child protection and high-conflict custody cases.
Ms. Youakim’s past work in family law and child protection has made her a devoted advocate for her clients. She works with her clients to develop strategies and resolutions that will benefit them long after their divorce is finalized. Ms. Youakim concentrates her practice primarily in the areas of family and matrimonial law.
To learn more about Elizabeth and how our firm can help you, call (630) 504-7210.