Divorce Lawyers Alimony, or spousal support as it’s sometimes called, is a provision given to an ex-spouse after a marriage has dissolved. State laws vary, but generally, alimony is given for a specified time frame to help the ex-spouse get their financial bearings after a divorce. To modify an alimony support order, it generally takes… Read More »
The State of Illinois will order a judgement of divorce if one party was a legal resident living in the state for 90 consecutive days. There are several grounds for filing for a divorce, the first being, no fault. A no fault divorce, basically means, that the couple has been living separately for more than… Read More »
The True Cost of a Divorce: Calculating the Cost of Divorce in Illinois from Joe Pioletti Most people assume the cost of a divorce is purely financial; however, a divorce has a tremendous emotional cost for the entire family. Learn more about the true cost of a divorce in Illinois in this presentation.
Making the decision to end a marriage is a difficult and painful process; however, in most cases, it is the first step in the healing process after the relationship has deteriorated into divorce. Typically, one of the spouses takes the initiative to hire an attorney to begin the divorce process. In Illinois, the divorce… Read More »
Most people never get married assuming that one day one or both of them will want to end the marriage; however, divorce is something that many couples face. Because divorce is a reality for many couples in Illinois, the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act provides several grounds for divorce. The grounds for… Read More »