Connie Walsh, principal of Walsh Financial Divorce Solutions, LLC brings more than two decades experience to her role as a counted-upon financial planner for clients in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs. With earned accreditation as both a Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP) and a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst (CDFA), she is keen to the latest issues, trends and opportunities that impact her clients. Committed to providing educated financial solutions to divorcing couples, Connie has garnered extensive professional training in the financial aspects of divorce in litigation, mediation, and collaborative divorce.
With more than 25 years in the financial industry, including 12 years on Wall Street, Connie has the breadth and depth of experience that has provided her with a solid background to provide guidance for the unique needs surrounding divorce. She has helped clients achieve their financial goals in her role as a CFP for the past 20 years and has educated couples, individuals, attorneys and other divorce professionals on the financial issues related to the divorce process in Illinois for the past 10 years.
Connie has been featured on Fox News Chicago and the Chicago Tribune in her role in providing financial guidance during divorce. She is also a frequent speaker for community divorce support and recovery groups. In addition, she has served as a guest lecturer for Northwestern University School of Continuing Studies and College of Dupage for their Mediation Training for Professionals and is an instructor for Northwestern University’s Advanced Topics in Mediation as well as their Wealth Management Series, “Divorce Financial Planning” geared towards Certified Financial Planners with high net worth clients.
- The Financial Planning Association (FPA)
- The International Association of Collaborative Professionals (IACP)
- The Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois (CLII)
- The Mediation Council of Illinois (MCI)
- The Institute of Certified Divorce Financial Professionals (ICDFP)
- The Illinois Association of Divorce Financial Practitioners (IADFP), commonly known as “DivorceIllinois.org”