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What It Really Takes to Co-Parent After Divorce

November 20th, 2018 by

Separation and divorce disrupts the lives of more than just the two people involved. The ripple effect most significantly affects […]

You’ve Been Served: The 411 on Subpoenas

September 4th, 2015 by

The infamous “You’ve been served” everyone sees on the latest edition of their favorite legal TV show is common, but […]

Paternity & The Importance of a VAP

July 21st, 2015 by

The public policy of parenting in Illinois is to recognize “the right of every child to the physical, mental, emotional […]

Illinois Child Support Guidelines

August 8th, 2014 by

Child support is a periodic support payment that is often ordered when two parents are no longer living together. Public […]

The Vacation Guide to Family Fun

June 30th, 2014 by

Summer vacations are a time for family fun and relaxation. Following Divorce, family trips are certainly different than they used […]

Mental Health and the Law

April 2nd, 2014 by

Johnston v. Weil: Defining Mental Health Treatment The Illinois Supreme Court issued a major decision regarding the confidentiality of mental health […]

Illinois Enacts Right of First Refusal

January 20th, 2014 by

Effective January 1, 2014, Illinois has passed a law specifically authorizing the right of first refusal with respect to child […]

Support to Empowerment: Divorce Groups for Women

September 29th, 2012 by

Beyond Support…to Empowerment While scanning the Calendar of Events section in my local paper, I took note of the various […]