Divorce lawyer

  • Why Divorce Rates Soar in Spring

    Most divorce attorneys agree that spring is the season for divorce. Typically, couples who are considering divorce, especially those who have children, may seek to “tough it out” over the holiday season. This leaves couples scrambling to get their finances in order over the following few months. When March hits, the spike in divorce filings […]

  • 2016 Brings Big Changes to Illinois Divorce Proceedings

    Getting a divorce in Illinois changed in many ways for 2016. Gone are some of the restrictions on grounds for a divorce. Meanwhile other parts of the proceedings, particularly division of parental duties, have been made more complicated. All of these changes come under the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act.

  • New Limits Keep Divorced Parents from Moving

    A whole range of new divorce laws are on the books for 2016, and the changes affecting parental responsibilities are some of the biggest. One of these involves relocating children, and there are a number of crucial steps that divorced parents need to take before moving.