534 W. Roosevelt Road, Wheaton, IL 60187
Call Us Today! 630-933-9220
Illinois Litigation Attorneys Serving DuPage County for Over 30 Years
Felony Defense Attorneys Who Will Defend Your Rights
DUI and Traffic Defense Lawyers Can Help You Keep Your License
Trial Attorneys for Complex Divorces in DuPage County
Collaborative Law and Mediation Attorneys for Families Going Through Divorce and Child Related issues

Our Major Practice Areas

At Beck & Houlihan, P.C., we are a general practice law firm that focuses on the individual needs of each client. Whenever possible, we make every effort to resolve issues through alternative dispute resolution, negotiation, or mediation. However, we also understand that some cases are more complex than others and require the in-depth experience of a trained litigation attorney. Our law firm represents clients who are seeking cost-effective, knowledgeable legal guidance.
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Wheaton Family Law and Criminal Attorneys

Lawyers for Family, Business, and Criminal Law in DuPage, Kane, Cook, Kendall, and Will Counties

Wheaton Illinois attorneys

Beck & Houlihan, P.C. is a preeminent law firm widely recognized for our work in the areas of criminal and traffic defense, family law, mediation, bankruptcy, and real estate. We offer over 30 years of professional skills assisting clients throughout DuPage, Kane, Cook, Kendall, and Will Counties, and we are prepared to discuss your legal concerns in order to find an effective, long-term solution. We provide our clients with peace of mind as they go through what can often be a stressful process.

Award-Winning Representation

Founding attorney Joseph M. Beck was selected as a top lawyer by his peers in the areas of Alternative Dispute Resolution Law and Family Law by the Leading Lawyers Network. Such a designation is an accurate and comprehensive reflection of the State's top legal professionals according to the Network. The distinction of being a member of Leading Lawyers is earned by fewer than 5 percent of all attorneys licensed to practice law in the state of Illinois. Mr. Beck is a widely-respected mediator and is able to provide clients with comprehensive service regardless of the family law matter. While we often aim to settle family law issues outside of the courtroom, we are prepared to litigate matters when necessary to ensure a positive outcome for our clients.

Beck & Houlihan, P.C. provides the one-on-one attention our clients deserve while also having a broader focus of legal practice areas that often overlap. Due to our extensive experience in family law, we believe we are able to provide a quality solution to any issue you may currently be facing. Furthermore, we treat our clients with care and approach every case with personal attention. We understand that no two cases are the same, with each requiring a unique solution. As such, we are prepared to dedicate the time necessary to your case to ensure a satisfactory outcome.

Divorce and Family Law Services in DuPage County

Divorce is often a challenging situation. Thus, there may be many complicated decisions to make regarding support, the division of assets, property, and relationships with any children the couple may have. However, when a relationship cannot be salvaged, going through the divorce process may seem complex and involve many emotional decisions. Our attorneys understand the challenges you face and offer comprehensive representation for divorce and family law matters such as alimony (maintenance), child support, child custody, visitation, collaborative law, adoption, paternity, grandparents' rights, and civil unions.

Criminal Defense and Traffic Violations

It is important to have a skilled advocate on your side if you are facing criminal or traffic charges. Regardless of the charges, a criminal defense attorney can help ensure your rights are protected and that you receive the best possible outcome to your case. If you are charged with any of the following, we can help: assault and battery, domestic violence, DUI, theft, traffic violations, texting while driving, and other criminal offenses.

Being charged and sentenced as a juvenile can have a devastating impact on a child's future. Our attorneys regularly help juveniles charged with Internet crimes, drug crimes, assault and battery, shoplifting, sexual assault, expungement, and underage drinking.

Additional Services: Bankruptcy, Civil Litigation, and Real Estate

Our skilled attorneys have decades of experience practicing in a variety of legal areas and are willing to begin working for you to find a resolution to your legal issues immediately. Do not hesitate to contact our office with questions regarding bankruptcy matters including Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcies, contract and business disputes, foreclosure, and residential real estate.

If you are facing a legal issue regarding family law, criminal defense, bankruptcy, or real estate, reach out to the skilled attorneys at Beck & Houlihan, P.C. We have significant experience in each of these legal areas and are prepared to put this to work to you as soon as possible. Our attorneys can provide you with highly-skilled representation throughout each step of your case and ensure your rights are always protected. Call us at 630-933-9220 for an initial consultation on your case and to discuss how we may be of assistance.


Meet Our Attorneys

Each of the attorneys at Beck & Houlihan, P.C. is experienced trial attorneys with in-depth knowledge to provide comprehensive legal services in the areas of family-divorce law, criminal law, real estate law, bankruptcy, foreclosure, business law, and civil litigation.
Attorney Joseph M. Beck
- Partner -
Joseph M. Beck was raised in Wheaton and continues to reside there with his wife, Nancy. He is a lifelong member of St. Michael's Parish in Wheaton...
Attorney John P. Houlihan
- Partner -
Mr. Houlihan was admitted to the State Bar of Illinois in 1986. He is also admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois ...
Attorney Karen Bala Lindflott
- Attorney -
Karen Lindflott is a member of the DuPage County Bar Association, and was admitted to both the Illinois State Bar and the U.S. District Court of Northern Illinois in 1995 ...

What Our Clients Say About Us

"Excellent! I worked with Mr. Beck and felt that he was looking after my best interest and did not let me settle for less. I would recommend him to friends and family."

"No one ever wants to be involved in a family court matter, but Joe truly made the process as painless as possible. Being a family man himself, Joe kept the best interest of the child at the forefront of everything that he did for us."

"Joe Beck & John Houlihan are top notch, true professionals."

"If you have to find an attorney for any matter in DuPage County, I would highly recommend these gentlemen to anyone. Truly, the best of the best!"

"Expert attorneys who handled all aspects of my highly contentious divorce with professionalism and ability. I highly recommend this firm."

Beck & Houlihan, P.C. 534 W. Roosevelt Road,
Wheaton, IL 60187
Phone: 630-933-9220
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