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How can I get full custody in Illinois?

How to get “full custody” in Illinois

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What is full custody in Illinois?

Clients will often ask about “full custody” in Illinois. But what do you really mean, when you ask this question? There is no such thing as “full custody” in Illinois First things first. There is no such thing as “full custody.” When you are referring to “custody” what you really mean is the Allocation of […]

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Can I get my spouse’s retirement in a divorce?

Are you entitled to your spouse’s retirement accounts in a divorce? The answer: it depends. “Marital Portion” You will likely hear the words “marital portion” when the Courts consider retirement accounts in a divorce. This means the portion of the retirement account that accrued during the marriage. For example, if your spouse has worked for […]

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3 Things To Know About Child Support

If you are a residential parent, filing to receive child support, or a non-residential parent who has been served with a petition for child support, there are three things you need to know about child support litigation. #1: Parentage: DNA Test or VAP The Court needs to determine who the parents of the minor child […]

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Applying for Illinois Unemployment Benefits During COVID-19

If you or a loved one is currently unemployed as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic, there are options to apply for unemployment benefits through the State of Illinois. Individuals who have been temporarily laid off due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, have been forced to leave work to take care of a child as a […]

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What is a Consultation?

So, you’ve contacted a law firm, paid the consultation fee, and now you are set up for a time to discuss your case and specific circumstances with an attorney. Here are three things you can expect from your consultation: #1: An Opportunity To Get Your Voice Heard A consultation is your opportunity to get your […]

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