L. Kat Allen

L. Kat Allen

Waukegan, Illinois
L. Kat Allen joined The Law Offices of David R. Del Re, P.C. in October of 2014. Ms. Allen was admitted to practice law in the State of Illinois in November of 2010. Ms. Allen has practiced exclusively within the area of family law since graduation from law school and has also practiced in the counties of Cook and DuPage. She is a court-appointed mediator, child representative, and guardian ad litem for the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2014

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2010


  • Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
    • B.S. - 2007
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: Business Administration


  • How To (and How Not To) CrossExamine 604.10 (b) and (c), Lake County Bar Association - Family Law Conference 2018

Honors and Awards

  • 2018 Super Lawyers Rising Stars Selectee
  • 2019 Super Lawyers Rising Stars Selectee

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Inns of Court - Jefferson Inn, 2017 - Present
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member, 2010 - Present
  • Lake County Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member, 2010 - Present
  • Association of Women Attorneys of Lake County, Board Member, 2017 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Law Offices of Isabel M. Millard P.C., Associate Attorney, 2010 - 2011
  • The Rosing Law Firm, Associate Attorney, 2011 - 2014

Pro Bono Activities

  • Volunteer Attorney for Prairie State Legal Services, 2015 - Present


  • English (Primary)


  • Kappa Kappa Gamma