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October 2013 Archives

Liam Gallagher's partner requests sole custody


For most Illinoisans, having a child is a life-altering milestone, an event that shifts priorities away from oneself and toward the new life he or she helped usher into this world. However, according to the partner of the singer, Liam Gallagher, Gallagher should have only restricted access to his child..

Commonly forgotten marital assets subject to division in divorce


Divorce is first and foremost about a fresh start; an individual often finds himself or herself at the end of something that is no longer working and at the beginning of something new and exciting. But while the goal is a fresh start, the divorce process is often about money, or, rather, how to split up the couples' assets.

Advice from a divorce attorney to the stars


Like marriage, divorce is a big decision that creates many more important choices such as the amount of alimony to be paid, property division and child custody, support and visitation. To address these important questions, Illinois resients may benefit from the following advice.

Lakers star Steve Nash resolves child custody dispute


Like elsewhere, Illinois couples going through divorce have to work through many hard issues at once, including alimony, child support and child custody. And, more difficult still, they have to do it with the help of the person they are separating from. Those two factors are among the reasons divorce can be so hard.

To negotiate or litigate: five questions to ask when divorcing


Divorce is a trying time for many Illinoisans as they face often-difficult family law decisions over alimony, child custody, child support and other issues. How contentious making those decisions may be is yet another choice Illinoisans should make during the early stages of a divorce.