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Jeffrey M. Dunn

Jeffrey M. Dunn

Partner and Attorney

Attorney Jeffrey M. Dunn is an experienced trial attorney capable of taking on any issue and winning your divorce, custody or family law matter.

He has handled every type of family law case you can think of, including custody, divorce, maintenance, removal, child support, visitation, college expenses, father’s rights, paternity and legal separation. He is also a Guardian ad Litem who represents children’s best interests in custody cases. 

Mr. Dunn has been working at the law firm for the past 19 years since he was in college. He started working during the summers and continued throughout law school and thereafter. He is now a full partner handling all types of family law cases from start to finish. Together, the team of attorneys and paralegals at Murphy & Dunn, P.C. cannot be beat. No other firm will work as hard or as long on your case to get you the result you want and deserve. 

Jeffrey M. Dunn is one of the lead attorneys for the Peoria, Illinois, office and handles all types of divorce, custody and family law cases throughout the State of Illinois. He is licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois and the United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois. Jeff leads his legal team of Senior Paralegal Mary Beth Guy and Paralegal Samantha Reason. They will do whatever it takes to get the best possible result for you on your family law case.

Mr. Dunn graduated from Southern Illinois University School of Law and has been practicing in the family law arena ever since. He is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and the Peoria County Bar Association.  He is a Peoria area native who returned home after law school and also has been a success throughout his life. He was a successful student-athlete, graduating as Valedictorian of his high school class and excelling in three sports as an All-Conference pitcher in baseball, and playing basketball and golf. He then went on to excel at Augustana College, where he lettered in baseball all four years and was an All-Conference pitcher his Senior Year. In law school, he continued this level of success. 

This history of accomplishment in both academic and athletic arenas prepared him well for becoming a trial lawyer. Mr. Dunn is a respected member of the bar and a leading attorney in the family law arena. He works out of the Peoria office and may be contacted directly at