Family Law Attorney

Attorney Faye M. Lyon, P.C.

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Meet Attorney Faye M. Lyon

Attorney Faye M. Lyon was born in and has been a life-long resident of Rockford. She has been practicing law since 1987, focusing and specializing in the area of family law, which not only encompasses dissolution of marriage or divorce work, allocation of parental responsibilities (formerly known as custody) and child support, but also includes paternity, wills, trusts, probate, guardianships, and real estate.

Divorce attorney Faye M. Lyon

Attorney Lyon is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, Winnebago County Bar Association, and the Women’s Bar Association, having served as President from



As a member of the Winnebago County Bar Association, she is involved with the Family Law Section, serving as the Chairman of the Facilitation Committee, as well as sitting on other sections, such as Children’s Advocacy, Estate Section, and Real Estate Section.

Outside of her law practice, she has served the community in such civic organizations as Loves Park Rotary, YWCA Women’s Leadership Luncheon, and the MILL, serving as President for two years.  Attorney Lyon was appointed by President Reagan to serve as a Member of the Illinois State Advisory Committee for the United States Civil Rights Commission for ten years, serving as Chairman of that Committee from 1990 through 1994.  She also served until 2016 as a Winnebago County Board Member for District 1.

Why choose Attorney Lyon?

Attorney Lyon is committed to working hard for each client she has, whether the case has little or no assets, to cases in which there are substantial assets.  She has a minor degree in business, as well as over 30+ years of experience behind her, as she aggressively works on each client’s case.  She also understands that each case is a client’s life, comprised of not just numbers, but infused with many assorted emotional issues.

Highly Experienced

Over a thousand consultations completed and 30+ years of law experience.

Right By Your Side

Attorney Faye M. Lyon represents her clients in a professional and persistent manner; even when your case becomes more challenging.

Great Track Record

A highly respected family lawyer in the Rockford area, known for her success and professionalism, to help those going through challenging family issues.


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Years Experience

"I am blessed that our paths have crossed in this life. It is not a slight thing! Of the past 20 years, you have helped and guided me with your expertise. And you have graciously and generously shared your presence and time with me when I needed desperately a respectful and knowing soul. I am so thankful for all of this as well as your genuineness and smile."

– Debbie

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