Attorney Abby Bakos
Abby Bakos joined Farooqi & Husain, LLC as an Associate Attorney in the summer of 2019.
Ms. Bakos graduated cum laude from Northern Illinois University with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science.
Ms. Bakos received her Juris Doctor from Chicago-Kent College of Law. While in law school, Bakos worked in the Family Law Clinic at the Law Offices of Chicago-Kent College of Law and gained significant experience on a wide range of family law matters including divorce, allocation of child responsibilities, child support, and property allocation. In 2012, Bakos became a certified mediator having completed extensive training from the Chicago Center of Conflict Resolution. Ms. Bakos also earned a certificate in Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution, was the recipient of two Cali awards for excellence in the classroom, was a dean’s list recipient, and served as a judicial extern for the Honorable John C. Griffin and the Honorable Allen S. Goldberg in the Circuit Court of Cook County.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Bakos worked as a Civil Rights attorney in Chicago litigating federal police misconduct cases under 42. U.S.C. §1983. Ms. Bakos takes great pride in using her skills as a strong litigator, trial lawyer, and advocate to provide her clients with high quality, zealous representation.
Ms. Bakos currently concentrates her practice in family law, divorce, child custody, and child support. Ms. Bakos unique experience as a litigator prosecuting seasoned police officers and other government officials sets her apart as a strong and passionate advocate for her clients.
- Chicago-Kent College of Law
Northern Illinois University