About Our Firm

Di Giacomo & Somers L.L.C.

At Di Giacomo & Somers L.L.C., our dedicated team of attorneys focuses on making your home life better. We concentrate our practice on divorce and family law, but are proud to provide comprehensive legal services to all of our clients. Our experience in complementary practice areas — estate planning, bankruptcy and real estate law — allows us to provide a holistic approach to your divorce and family law matter.

Our attorneys are deeply devoted to listening to your concerns, answering your questions and developing personalized strategies that help you move forward with security and confidence. With over 110 years of combined legal experience, our lawyers bring sensitivity and understanding to your divorce and family law matter.

We provide a comprehensive approach to divorce & family law.

At Di Giacomo & Somers L.L.C., we have one main goal: to work in partnership with you to answer all of your questions and guide you through a fair resolution of the issues in your particular case. We educate our clients about their rights and responsibilities under the law and advise them of the impact the legal process may have on their lives. Armed with this information,clients are able to make informed decisions regarding their litigation strategy and their future.

Our experienced lawyers bring sensitivity and understanding to your situation. We are litigators who are also trained in collaborative divorce and mediation. We are proud to provide creative solutions to clients embroiled in emotional and stressful legal issues. We are sensitive to clients’ needs in all respects: emotional, financial and otherwise.

Our Team

Front row (from left to right):

Carol A. Di Giacomo, Senior Partner; Kathryn M. Somers, Senior Partner

Back row (from left to right):

Matthew N. Charley-Gad, Partner; Timothy S. Newbold, Partner; Loren E. La Pidus, Partner; Seth La Pidus, Associate

Our Team

Carol A.

Di Giacomo


Kathryn M. Somers




Loren E.


Timothy S.



One Northfield Plaza

Suite 300

Northfield, IL 60093


847-784-8900 - Call

847-784-8929 - Fax

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