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P.O. Box 4007, Mt. Vernon, IL 62864 Telephone: 618-242-3310 | Fax: 618-242-3735

Aaron Carnine

As partner at Black, Ballard & McDonald, PC, my practice is devoted exclusively to Family Law. Whether financial or custodial I have experience in multiple family law matters including divorce, property division, child custody, parenting time, child support, prenuptial agreements, parentage actions, modifications, adoption, enforcement and contempt proceedings.   I practice in Southern Illinois. Call me for a free phone consultation at 618-242-3310 or email me at [email protected]

Admitted to Practice

Illinois – 1998
United States District Court Southern District of Illinois – 1999


University of Illinois B.A. – 1993
Southern Illinois University J.D. – 1997


Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce – Board, Legal Counsel 2006-2008,
Jefferson County Bar Association – President 2004-2005, Secretary / Treasurer 2002-2004,
American Inn of Court 2003
Illinois State Bar Association 1999 – present
Downtown Development Corporation 2000 – 2002


•Strategies for Family Law in Illinois, 2014, contributing author for Thompson Reuters
Wrote  illinoissecondcircuit.info, for the Illinois Second Judicial Circuit.
Taught Computer Science at Rend Lake College, Ina, IL, 2000
•Developing ourchildinfo.com as a resource for communication between separated parents


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