It Is Divorce Season – Is Your Marriage in Jeopardy?

Now that the holidays are officially over, ‘tis the season for something else: divorce. In fact, the months following the New Year – namely January, February, and March – tend to see a surge in the number of divorce applications that are filed...

Stepparent Adoption and Fathers’ Rights in Illinois

It is not uncommon for the mother of a child and her spouse – who is not the child’s biological father – to raise the child together. What is less common, although certainly occurs, is when the stepparent of that child wants to adopt the child and...

FAQs About Child Support in Illinois

If you are an unmarried or soon-to-be-divorced parent of a child in Illinois, some of the questions that are at the top of your mind are surely who will be responsible for paying for child support, and how much will be owed each month. The child support attorneys at...

How Social Media Can Harm Your Marriage and Divorce

Social media seems innocuous enough – what is risky about keeping in touch with friends and family? A lot, apparently: studies show that there is a link between social media usage and decreased marital quality. And if marriage ends up in divorce, the things that you...