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(815) 280-5007

Divorce Attorney Amy Melton

You are NOT alone. We can help you put the pieces back together.

Attorney Jeannine Parker-Ross
Family Law Attorney Joliet
Divorce Lawyer Joliet
Child Custody Lawyer Joliet

Divorce & Family Law Lawyers - Joliet, IL

Guardian Ad Litem, Mediator & Criminal Defense Attorneys

- Will County, Illinois

Attorney Amy L. Melton 

Attorney Jeannine Parker-Ross 

Attorney Jeannine Parker-Ross

Serving Will, Grundy, and Kendall Counties


Attorney Amy Melton and her team help people and families with family law, divorce, and criminal defense law issues. Attorney Melton uses her experience, winning courtroom trial record, and love of the law to help her clients. She understands that each and every case is different, and every legal situation is unique. Attorney Melton brings sensitivity, open and honest communication, thoroughness, preparation as well as passion and compassion to her law practice and to her clients.


Attorney Melton is very comfortable in the courtroom, and she is very familiar with the local judges and prosecutors. You can learn more about her winning trial record hereIn addition to having more than 20 years of trial experience in many legal areas, attorney Melton is highly skilled in legal research, thereby ensuring that we advise you on all of your options which are based on current law, not on law which has changed.  Attorney Melton has a true passion for the law and for doing her best to help her clients. Attorney Melton will be prepared for court, knows the local judges and their expectations, and will use effective legal strategies in presenting her clients’ cases.


Each and every case, and every legal situation is different. Whether you are looking for an attorney to provide you with legal advice, or you are looking for one on behalf of a friend or family member, your circumstances are unique. It is important that you have a zealous, compassionate and hardworking attorney fighting for you. You need an attorney that will listen to you to truly understand your needs and help you develop a strategy best suited to your particular case and legal situation. Attorney Melton prides herself on individual client focus, and adapting her litigation style and strategies to each person's needs. Whether your legal situation requires a lengthy trial, settlement, or simply a phone call or letter we will work hard to find the best resolution possible.


Open communication, honesty and accessibility - Attorney Melton returns phone calls as soon as possible, within a reasonable amount of time and usually within 24 to 36 hours. We will keep you fully informed about your case and we will always be upfront and honest with you so that you can confidently make informed decisions. We will zealously represent you but not mislead you. Attorney Melton does not and will not make you false promises so that you do not expect unrealistic results. We only file motions or make arguments which attorney Melton believes have merit and therefore, we avoid wasting time and wasting your money.


We help people and families with:


Family Law

  • Child Custody & Visitation

  • Child Support & Spousal Maintenance

  • DCFS - Investigations & Appeals

  • Divorce/ Separation

  • Guardianships

  • Maintenance Modifications & Terminations

  • Parentage / Paternity

  • Pre & Post Nuptial Agreements

  • Property Division



There are no secrets to success. It is a combination of hard work, thoroughness, preparation, passion and compassion. Attorney Melton loves the law, and loves to help people!


Do you have a legal question, concern or would you like to make an appointment?  We would love to hear from you!


Please call us - (815) 280-5007 or email us today!


We are conveniently located across the street from the Joliet / Will County Courthouse!


Community Outreach


Attorney Melton helps students learn the law. You can read the full article from The Herald News - HERE!


Attorney Melton - Traffic Offenders May Walk Free. You can read the full article from The Herald News - HERE!


Attorney Melton and her husband Darrick founded the AWARE project. Forums, panels and speakers were put together to share information and suggestions to the community for young people and teenagers in Joliet on how to be safe around the police. You can read the full article about the project in The Herald News - HERE!

Attorney Amy Melton discusses Attorney's Fees

Will County Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
Will County Womens Bar Association
Zonta Club International of Joliet
Daily Herald