schedule
consultation
107 E Eureka Ave, #1
Eureka, IL 61530
121 N Main St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-467-3213 schedule consultation
schedule consultation

Blog

Can I Use Mouthwash To Avoid a DUI?

Posted on July 21st, 2015 by Don Pioletti

Illinois has some of the toughest DUI laws in the country. Our law enforcement officers diligently look for individuals who are driving under the influence and prosecutors routinely seek aggressive sentences for DUI convictions. Because of the severe penalties for a DUI conviction, drivers should avoid a DUI arrest by choosing not to drive when […]

read more

Who Gets To Decide Where The Kids Go To School?

Posted on July 16th, 2015 by Don Pioletti

Custody cases can be very complex and complicated depending on the parties involved. Some parents are able to arrive at a mutually acceptable custody agreement that allows both parents to continue being an active participant in their child’s life. Unfortunately, that is not always the case and the court must intervene to decide custody issues […]

read more

How A Judge Makes Custody Decisions

Posted on July 14th, 2015 by Don Pioletti

The real focus in a child custody dispute is the child. A child custody case can be heartbreaking for all parties; however, it can be devastating for a child who is caught in the middle of warring parents. Obviously, it is in the best interest of everyone concerned if the parents can focus on the […]

read more

Are There Different Categories Of Felonies In Illinois?

Posted on July 9th, 2015 by Don Pioletti

Being investigated by the police and being arrested is a terrifying, traumatic event. When that charge is a felony, the stakes become higher. Felony convictions have substantially higher penalties than misdemeanors. Furthermore, being convicted of a felony carries more long-term legal and social implications such as limiting your job opportunities, the potential for the loss […]

read more

Do I Need A Lawyer If Criminal Charges Have Not Been Filed?

Posted on July 2nd, 2015 by Don Pioletti

If you are being investigated by the police even though criminal charges have not been filed, it is in your best interest to contact a criminal defense attorney. Law enforcement officers are not required to place a suspect under arrest in order to ask questions. Some people assume that unless they have been placed under […]

read more

What Is It Meant By Residual Mouth Alcohol?

Posted on June 23rd, 2015 by Don Pioletti

If you are charged with driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol in Illinois, you are facing serious penalties if you are convicted. Before you can be convicted of DUI in Illinois, the state must prove that you had a BAC of .08 or above while you were operating a vehicle. According to Illinois DUI […]

read more

What is the Penalty for the Manufacture and Distribution of Marijuana in Illinois?

Posted on June 16th, 2015 by Don Pioletti

Illinois legalized marijuana for medical use but marijuana is not legal for recreational use in this state. In fact, the manufacture and distribution of medical marijuana is highly regulated within the state. You cannot grow marijuana in your back yard and sell it as “medical marijuana.” Illinois has very strict laws making the manufacture and […]

read more

Modifying Child Support Orders

Posted on June 9th, 2015 by Don Pioletti

“I am still paying child support though the children are living with me and the custody arrangement has changed. Do I have to continue paying?” When the court issues a child support order and custody order, it is based on the facts and circumstances presented to the court at the time the order was signed. […]

read more

Can I Make My Spouse Move Out Of The Marital Home?

Posted on June 2nd, 2015 by Don Pioletti

The end of a marriage is often a sad and painful event filled with emotions ranging from guilt and hurt to frustration and anger. Each party is dealing with emotions they never imagined they would ever suffer when they decided to get married. The act of living under the same roof becomes impossible for most […]

read more

When A Child Is Born Out Of Wedlock, Which Parent Has Legal Custody Of The Child?

Posted on May 28th, 2015 by Don Pioletti

According to the National Center for Health Statistics, 40.7% of all births during 2012 were born out of wedlock. A child born out of wedlock creates a situation where the paternity of the child could be called into question. It also raises the question of who has legal custody of a child born out of […]

read more

EUREKA, IL LOCATION

107 E Eureka Ave, #1
Eureka, IL 61530

309-467-3213

24/7 live phone answering

BLOOMINGTON, IL LOCATION

121 N Main St
Bloomington, IL 61701

309-821-0246

24/7 live phone answering

KANKAKEE, IL LOCATION

2 Dearborn Square #1D
Kankakee, IL 60901

309-821-0246

24/7 live phone answering

Contact Us Today!