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Michelle Broughton-Fountain


Michelle Broughton-Fountain has been practicing law as a general practitioner since 1996. She graduated with Honors and Distinction from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology. Also, she graduated from the College of Law with her Juris Doctor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Michelle Broughton-Fountain has lived in the South Suburbs for over thirty years. She founded the Law Office of Michelle Broughton-Fountain in May of 2005. She currently specializes in family law, probate law, estate law, real estate matters and municipal law. 

Past Positions:

  • A South Suburban Law Firm, Associate Attorney, 05/1996 to 04/2005


  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, Illinois
    • J.D.
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts
    • Honors: with Honors and Distinction
    • Major: Sociology

Professional Associations:

  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member, 1996 to Present
  • South Suburban Bar Association, Member, 1996 to Present

Current Employment Positions:

  • Founder and Lead Attorney, 2005

Bar Admissions:

  • Illinois, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois

Ancillary Businesses:

  • Owner - Best Title, LLC (agent of First American Title Company)
  • Owner - Superior Realty, LLC


  • English
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Practice Areas:

  • Municipal/Park District 60%
  • Family Law (Divorce, Custody, etc) 25%
  • Real Estate 5%
  • Probate/Estate Planning 5%
  • General 5%