The attorneys at Rathbun, Cservenyak & Kozol are more than just legal advocates. We provide the thorough leadership clients have come to rely on as they navigate the complexity of the legal system.

Most issues require more than a simple answer. Bold action is often required.

Our seasoned attorneys provide the leadership needed to navigate the challenges of life. We offer practical solutions as well as legal guidance. Our attorneys are experienced trial lawyers who have the resources to manage your case throughout the entire trial process.


Carl R. Buck

Carl Buck joined RCK Law Firm in 1999 after working as a felony prosecutor for the Will County State’s Attorney. He became a firm partner in 2003 and works from the...

Mario P. Carlasare

A native of Frankfort, Illinois, Mario attended Indiana University’s prestigious Jacobs School of Music where he studied with famed pedagogue Edmund Battersby and earned

Frank S. Cservenyak

Frank S. Cservenyak, Jr. is a founding partner and has been in the general practice of law for over 25 years. Mr. Cservenyak concentrates his practice in the areas of personal

Willard L. Hemsworth

Willard L. Hemsworth III was admitted to the bar for the practice of law in the State of Illinois in 2003. Since then he has focused his career on matters involving civil and...

Nickolas M. Jerde

Nickolas has been working at Rathbun, Cservenyak & Kozol, LLC since 2013. He began his practice in the RCK office located in Plainfield, Illinois. Under the guidance of...

William V. Kozol

William V. Kozol has practiced law for almost 40 years. His practice is concentrated in personal injury litigation, having represented both plaintiffs and defendants. Because...

Michael J. Lichner

Michael Lichner received his Bachelor of Arts in History with a minor in Political Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Upon graduation, Mr. Lichner...

Katherine L. Maloney

Katherine L. Maloney has been a lifelong resident of Plainfield, Illinois. Graduating with honors from Plainfield High School she was then accepted in the Open Door Exchange...

Luis J. Magaña

Mr. Magaña joined Rathbun, Cservenyak & Kozol in 2006 specializing in workers’ compensation claims. Since that time, Luis has served a large client base fighting...

Laura I. Miroballi

Laura Miroballi joined Rathbun, Cservenyak & Kozol, LLC. as an associate attorney in 2013, focusing on divorce and post-decree matters. Ms. Miroballi has been practicing...

Timothy J. Rathbun

Timothy J. Rathbun is a founding partner of Rathbun, Cservenyak & Kozol, LLC and has practiced law for more than 30 years. His practice is concentrated in the areas of...

Kathleen E. Rock

Katie Rock joined Rathbun, Cservenyak & Kozol, LLC, as an associate attorney in 2018. Since obtaining her license in 2008, she focused primarily on family law issues such

Stephen D. White

Civil Service: Member of Lincoln-Way High School Foundation, 1994-present, DARE (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) speaker since its inception, “Road to Reality” (high school...

Lorien E. Schoenstedt

Lorien E. Schoenstedt concentrates her practice on public and private business concerns including transactions, entity formation, general counsel representation, and...

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Rathbun, Cservenyak & Kozol, LLC is a full-service law firm with three offices throughout Will County. Started in 1998 with one office, we now offer Joliet, Plainfield and Mokena offices and serve multiple communities and provide legal services with a wide range of litigation services.

While the Governor has issued a shelter in place order, that does not apply to legal services, which are considered essential services. Our office remains open but we are continuing to limit services to phone and video conference support at this time. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at 815-730-1977. We are here to help!