Professional Details

Carlton Marcyan JD MCR CPA CFP MBA
Senior MediatorSenior MediatorSenior Mediator

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100 N. Field Dr.
Suite 160
Lake Forest, IL 60045
847 604-6005


Description of Practice

Carlton focuses on complex situations and difficult conflicts. Many of his matters involve complicated financial issues whether related to family or business circumstances. He is a CPA, CFP holding a JD, MBA, Master of Arts degree in conflict resolution and bachelors degree in commerce and accounting. He is a court approved mediator in Cook and Lake counties and enjoys a top rated reputation as a problem solver and conflict resolver. He, on numerous occasions, has been named Lawyer of the Year in the Chicago area by US News and Best Lawyers in the field of Family Law and Collaborative Practice. He has been named as Leading Lawyer and Super Lawyer for many years and holds Martindale Hubbell's AV top rating as determined by his peers and members of the judiciary.


Lengthy experience in family law matters; management and personnel, business and commercial matters.


JD; MBA; MCR (Master in Conflict Resolution); CPA; CFP


Dates    Trainer(s)    Title   
2008    DePaul University     Mediation Training 40
2019    Dominican University    Mediation Training 40
2020    Dominican Univeristy     Restorative Justice 40
2021    Dominican University    Master of Arts Conflict Resolution


Facilitative with evaluative if requested.



Areas of Practice

  • Autism
  • Business (2 mediated)
  • Divorce (all issues) (25 mediated)
  • Divorce (parenting) (3 mediated)
  • Family (25 mediated)

Professional Services

  • Mediator
  • Mediator-Arbitrator
  • Mediation Consultant
  • Representational Lawyer
  • Certified Divorce Financial Analyst
  • Mediating Lawyer
  • Collaborative Professional
  • Online Mediator