My Practice

Practice Areas

  • Divorce
  • Child Support
  • Parenting Time
  • Father’s Rights
  • Adoption
  • Guardianship
  • Traffic
  • Misdemeanor

My Approach

At KAM LAW, I specialize in bringing the law to your corner. I am dedicated to understanding what results you want and to helping you understand what actions I can take on your behalf. I will work with you every step of the way to make sure that you understand the choices you are making and feel empowered to make them.


Kristen A. McDaniel, Esq. (Kristen Olson)

A graduate of Illinois Valley Community College (A.S. cum laude), Western Illinois University (B.S. LEJA, cum laude), and Western Michigan University (J.D., cum laude), Attorney McDaniel has all the knowledge needed to advise you in your legal matter.

After graduating from law school in 2012, Attorney McDaniel worked for a small firm in Davenport, Iowa. She then opened Kristen A. Olson, Attorney at Law in 2013, where she served LaSalle, Bureau, and Putnam Counties until April of 2017. 

In April 2017 Attorney McDaniel married the love of her life and began a new career with the Illinois Attorney General’s Office in the Child Support Enforcement Division. 

In December of 2018 Attorney McDaniel is pleased to be returning to LaSalle County and opening KAM LAW, a firm practicing  family law, traffic, and misdemeanor cases.

Attorney McDaniel is a mom to two cats, Elita-1 and Abe Lincoln, and a dog, Jake. She is an avid Pokemon Go Player and can often be found at the nearest pokestop or gym. She also enjoys swimming, scrapbooking, and photography in her free time. 

Awards & Honors:

Western Michigan University’s Law Review

LaSalle County‘s 40 Under Forty - Honoree

Guest Lecturer - Indiana State University

Guest Lecturer - Illinois Valley Community College’s People’s Law School