CHICAGO – Jan. 4, 2012 — Internationally renowned attorney and highly sought-after legal strategist, Jeffery M. Leving will be hosting the season premiere of the weekly call-in series, “Chicago Counterpoint” on CAN-TV Channel 21 starting this Thursday, January 5th at 8:00PM.
Leving will host various guests to discuss current legal topics in the news. Viewers are also able to call in with specific legal questions throughout the show.
Jeffery Leving’s first guest of the season, Maureen Gorman is a highly respected attorney and litigator at the Law Offices of Jeffery M. Leving, Ltd. She will discuss how she won three Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) appeals in a row.
The show will be broadcast starting Thursday, Jan. 15th at 8:00 PM, on CAN-TV Channel 21. CAN-TV, Chicago Access Network Television, allows members of the community to voice their opinions on television. CAN-TV has five local, non-commercial channels that reach over 1 million viewers throughout Chicago.
Leving, has been a guest and legal analyst on every major network including appearances on Larry King Live, Oprah, 20/20, Nightline and Fox News.
”I love hosting ‘Chicago Counterpoint’ on CAN-TV. It gives me the chance to look at the world from an entirely different perspective. I learn something from every guest I have, and I know our viewers learn the most. That’s what it’s all about,” said Leving.
Named one of “America’s Best Lawyers” by Forbes Radio, Jeffery Leving is also the publisher of Leving’s Divorce Magazine and founder of dadsrights.com. Mr. Leving’s accomplishments include co-authorship of the new Illinois Virtual Visitation, Right to DNA Testing Notice, and Unlawful Visitation and Parenting Time Interference Laws as well as the Illinois Joint Custody Law. He has also delivered testimony before both branches of the Illinois Legislature on Joint Custody, Grandparent’s Visitation and Child Support Accountability bills.
Mr. Leving holds the governor appointed position as Chairman of the Illinois Council on Responsible Fatherhood. In August 2009, Mr. Leving was selected by the White House Office of Faith-based & Neighborhood Partnerships as an expert resource to join senior White House staff and other community leaders at the first White House Community Roundtable and Town Hall Meeting on Responsible Fatherhood and Healthy Families in Chicago.
The Fatherhood Educational Institute (https://fatherhood-edu.org) is a Chicago-based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization committed to educating fathers about their rights and responsibilities and empowering them to stay involved in the lives of their children.