321 N. Clark Street, 5th Floor

​Chicago, IL 60654

Alia Caravelli - (t) 312.857.4529

Deanna Blair - (t) 312.857.5292

Jennifer P. Irmen - (t) 312.600.7538


(f) 312.253.4446

(t) 312-857-4529

(f) 312-253-4446


recognitions in her profession, including being listed in the 2009 and 2010 Bar Register of
Preeminent Lawyers and being listed as a Rising Star for Illinois’ Outstanding Young Lawyers from 2010-2013. This year, Ms. Caravelli was named a SuperLawyer. She is also regularly invited to be a guest speaker at local bar association programs and Chicago law schools.

Alia is a member of multiple bar associations, where she has served on several committees. She works as a volunteer attorney for Chicago Volunteer Legal Services where she represents low-income clients. Ms. Caravelli is married to Mr. Tracey Holtshirley, who is also an attorney and a Major in the United States Marine Corps. They live on the north side of Chicago and Washington, D.C. Education Chicago-Kent College, J.D., 2000 The University of Illinois at Chicago, B.A., 1996 
Memberships Women’s Bar Association of Illinois Chicago Bar Association Illinois State Bar Association
Will County Bar Association Awards and Honors Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers, 2009 and 2010
Illinois’ Outstanding Young Lawyers, Rising Star, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013 Illinois’ Outstanding Young Lawyers, 2009
Alia M. Caravelli is a founding member at Blair | Caravelli | Irmen Law, LLC and devotes her legal practice to family law. Her broad practice experience includes: divorce, annulments, spousal support, maintenance, custody, child support, legal separation, pre and postnuptial agreements, name changes, adoptions, restraining orders, visitation, domestic partnership agreements, grandparent visitation, paternity, guardianships, and post-decree modification of divorce decrees. 
 Ms. Caravelli is admitted to practice in the State of Illinois and the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois. She received her Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from the University of Illinois at Chicago and her Juris Doctor from Chicago-Kent College of Law. She has received several