The Law Office of Judy K. Maldonado – Attorney Biographies
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Judy Maldonado grew up in Gurnee, Illinois. She received her B.A. in Criminal Justice from Illinois State University in 2000. She went to DePaul College of Law and received awards for being named both the Dean’s Scholar and Dean’s Minority Scholar from the DePaul College of Law. She also received a CALI award for legal excellence during her time at DePaul. Judy graduated from DePaul College of Law with her Juris Doctorate in 2003. She was admitted to the Illinois Bar in November of 2003. She is fluent in Spanish and Malayalam, an East Indian dialect. Judy is a member of the Lake County Bar Association, and Association of Women Law Attorneys of Lake County. She specializes in handling all types of real estate transactions and estate planning matters. Judy also handles landlord/tenant issues and has spoken at several landlord tenant training seminars, informing landlords of their rights and providing information regarding the eviction process.
Mayra Prado-Pagan grew up in Gurnee, Illinois. She received her B.A. in Criminal Justice from Loyola University Chicago in 2003. She graduated Cum Laude and received the National Society of Collegiate Scholars Award while being on the Dean’s list during her time at Loyola. Mayra graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School with her Juris Doctorate in 2013. She was admitted to the Illinois Bar in May of 2014. Mayra is fluent in Spanish. She is a member of the Lake County Bar Association and the Association of Women Law Attorneys of Lake County. Mayra joined the Law Office of Judy K. Maldonado in 2014. Her extensive experience in the legal field includes having helped hundreds of clients buy and sell personal residences, commercial properties, and investment properties. She concentrates primarily in real estate, landlord evictions, and estate planning matters.