January 29, 2015

Divorce and Remarriage in the New Year

Divorce Trends, Illinois divorce lawyer, Illinois family law attorney, Marriage, Online Dating

It is that time of year again … for divorce. Known as “divorce month,” January sees a surge in divorce filings. Additionally, the first working Monday of the New Year has been dubbed the most popular day of the year to begin divorce proceedings. In an article on Yahoo! News, James McLaren, president of the American Academy […]

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December 1, 2014

Obtaining a Mortgage after Divorce

Division of Property, Illinois divorce lawyer, Illinois family law attorney

Moving on after divorce can sometimes mean exactly that: moving. Changing homes can be both emotionally draining and time-consuming. Additionally, in a worst-case scenario, the person who is forced to leave the marital home is not the one who wanted the divorce in the first place. Unfortunately, for many, it does not get easier. According to an […]

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July 28, 2014

The Basics of Post-Decree Modifications

Children of Divorce, Illinois divorce lawyer

After a divorce is finalized, some may feel stilted or left out in the cold. This could be the case when one party in the divorce is awarded an exorbitant or seemingly unfair settlement given the circumstances of the divorce. For example, if the wife is caught cheating and then all marital property is equally distributed—even though the […]

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