Brent Pruim is an Associate Attorney at JRQ & Associates that is licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois as well as in the Federal District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. His areas of practice include divorce, family law, and real estate.
Prior to joining JRQ & Associates, Mr. Pruim worked as a bankruptcy consultant, was employed at several small start-up companies, and for the past two years worked in the areas of privacy and cyber security for State Farm Insurance.
Mr. Pruim specializes in assisting clients through divorce and marital issues, helping to achieve the best possible outcome. Whether representing a client at trial or negotiating a settlement agreement, Mr. Pruim dynamically and aggressively works toward achieving a result for his clients as favorably as possible.
He received his law degree from The John Marshall Law School in Chicago, during which time he clerked for the Honorable Bruce W. Black, Chief Bankruptcy Judge for the Northern District of Illinois. He has also worked for the DuPage County States Attorney’s Office as well as a civil litigation/bankruptcy firm.
He is an avid book reader, film enthusiast, and enjoys going to the gym as well as playing amateur sports.