Family Lawyers Who Mean Business

It’s okay for divorcing parents make mistakes

Parents in Illinois who are going through a divorce might be worried about their children and how they are going to cope with them splitting up. Anxieties might dominate their thoughts on a daily basis. It might be difficult for some parents to keep their children’s needs front and center while still trying to balance…

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Finding common ground in divorce situations

It is extremely common for divorcing couples to find themselves embroiled in bitter battles over perceived injustices in the divorce settlement. The fact that these couples usually already hold some deep-seated contempt for each other only adds to the conflict that naturally occurs in such circumstances. Many times people find it difficult to approach a…

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Co-parenting strategies may help ease family law negotiations

Whether it’s called co-parenting, joint parenting or shared parenting, learning to cooperate with an ex-spouse to raise children has benefits for all involved, not just the children. For many Illinois parents who have recently gone through a divorce, this approach to post-divorce relationships goes far beyond child custody issues and visitation guidelines. Learning to co-parent…

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Who gets possession of air mile rewards after divorce?

Arriving at a divorce settlement agreement can be a difficult process. Navigating the tricky issues of jointly-owned homes, stocks, bonds and cash is hard enough by itself. When added to the division of invaluable items such as art collections and antiques, the process can become very difficult. Illinois couples reaching a property division compromise that…

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Fathers fight for equal custodial rights

Just after the day that recognizes fathers, Illinois Fathers gathered outside the Capitol to observe what they deemed “Fatherless Day.” Fathers’ rights organizations throughout the United States participate in this day in an attempt to raise awareness regarding fathers’ rights issues and problems, such as the disproportionate awarding of child custody, traveling to see their…

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Handling the challenges of co-parenting after a divorce

For any Illinois resident, a divorce can be a challenging experience, especially when children are involved. As parents usually look for ways to minimize the impact of a divorce on their kids and work together to help the children cope, following a few suggestions can make the process easier for everyone involved. First, the parents…

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Deion Sanders awarded custody of kids

Residents of Illinois may have recently heard that after two weeks of back-and-forth allegations from Deion Sanders’ and his estranged wife’s attorneys, a jury finally reached a verdict in the contentious child custody case. Hall of Fame and NFL superstar Deion Sanders and Pilar Sanders have been going through the divorce since 2011. Pilar Sanders…

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Deion Sanders awarded custody of kids

Residents of Illinois may have recently heard that after two weeks of back-and-forth allegations from Deion Sanders’ and his estranged wife’s attorneys, a jury finally reached a verdict in the contentious child custody case. Hall of Fame and NFL superstar Deion Sanders and Pilar Sanders have been going through the divorce since 2011. Pilar Sanders…

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Child custody and relocation – advice for divorced parents

When provided with a dream job opportunity in another city or state, there are often several factors to consider. For divorced parents, issues related to child custody often serve to further complicate things. As with most things related to divorce and child custody, careful and deliberate planning is often necessary. The majority of divorced parents…

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