Lyle haskin

Having practiced law for more than 40 years, Lyle B. Haskin brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the practice of law and litigation.

Mr. Haskin earned his J.D. in 1972 where he was editor of The Law Review and received AmJur awards in 1970 and 1972. Prior to establishing his own law firm, Mr. Haskin began his career with the DuPage County Public Defender’s office. Since 1975, he has been engaged in the private practice where he represents client in family law, adoption, annulment, Appeals, Child Support, Custody, Visitation, Divorce Guardianship, Maintenance/Alimony, Paternity, Corporate law, Collaborative law, Mediation, Civil Litigation, and criminal law cases.

Mr. Haskin has taught at seminars and been a guest speaker for the DuPage County Bar Association, Cook County Domestic Relations Division, Law Education Institute, College of DuPage, Marmion Academy, Benedictine University, Triton Community College, Glenbard West High School and York High School.


  • Guardian ad Litem, 16th and 18th Judicial Circuit Court, DuPage County, 2007

Bar Admissions

  • State of Illinois Supreme Court, 1972
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1972


  • Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago-Kent College of Law, Chicago, Illinois, 1972 -  Juris Doctorate
    Honors: AmJur Award, 1970
    Honors: AmJur Award, 1972
    Law Review: The Law Review, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Editor and Staff Member, 1970 - 1972
  • Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois, USA, 1962
    Bachelor of Arts
    Major: English

Published Works

  • Proposed Standards in Determining Indigence in Criminal Cases, Chicago-Kent Law Review, 1971
  • Issues Related to Abortion, Chicago-Kent Law Review, 1972
  • Issues Related to Proof of Computer Billing Records in Civil Litigation, DuPage County Bar Association Journal, 1987

Classes/Seminars Taught

  • Business Valuations, DuPage County Bar Association
  • Custody Evaluations, DuPage County Bar Association
  • Discovery, DuPage County Bar Association
  • Case Law Updates, DuPage County Bar Association
  • Grandparent Rights Under the IMDMA, DuPage County Bar Association
  • Guardian ad Litem Training Seminars, DuPage County Bar Association
  • Mental Health & Developmental Disabilities Act in Custody Cases, DuPage County Bar Association
  • Trial Advocacy Seminar, Custody Trial Demonstration, DuPage County Bar Association, 2003
  • Trial Advocacy Seminar, Courtroom Evaluator, DuPage County Bar Association, 2003
  • George Borovic Memorial Family Law Seminar, Discovery, DuPage County Bar Association
  • George Borovic Memorial Family Law Seminar, Current Case Law Update, DuPage County Bar Association
  • George Borovic Memorial Family Law Seminar, Disclosure Under the Illinois Mental Health & Disabilities & Confidentiality Act, DuPage County Bar Association
  • Moot Court Judge, John Marshall Law School
  • Faculty, The National College of Chiropractic, 1985 - 1990
  • Faculty, Post Graduate Division, The National College of Chiropractic, 1985 - 1990
  • The National College of Chiropractic, Mental Health & Developmental Disabilities Act, Cook County Domestic Relations Division, 2007
  • Guest Lecturer, College of DuPage Paralegal Studies Program

Past Employment Positions

  • National College of Chiropractic, College and Corporate Attorney, 1985 - 1990
  • DuPage County Public Defender's Office, Attorney, 1972 - 1975


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Associations & Memberships

  • Academy of Family Mediators

  • American Bar Association

  • Association of Family and Conciliation Courts

  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America

  • College of DuPage Paralegal Advisory Council.

  • DuPage County Bar Association
    Family Law Committee

  • DuPage County Bar Association, Family Law Committee

  • Eighteenth Judicial Circuit Court Committee on Custody and Visitation Conciliation, 1985 - 1993

  • Illinois Appellate Lawyers Association

  • Illinois Association of Trial Lawyers, 1972 - 1995

  • Illinois State Bar Association

  • National Association of Chiropractic Attorneys, 1985 - 1990
    Past Member

  • National Association of College and University Attorneys, 1985 - 1990
    Past Member

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