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What is an Uncontested Divorce?

  Kendall County Uncontested Divorce Law Firm When a couple goes through an uncontested divorce, they decide to reach an agreement on the main issues of the divorce instead of disputing them in court. The parties may agree on issues such as shared custody, child support, spousal support, division of property, division or debts and […]

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Special Needs in Wills

Why Every Will or Trust Should Contain Special Needs Language A special needs provision should be included in every person’s Will or Trust. Not only does it protect loved one that has special needs at the time your Will or Trust is executed, but it also is effective in the event a loved one who […]

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Planning for Digital Assets

Why Is Planning For Digital Assets In A Will or Trust Critical? When we think about what goes in a Will or Trust we usually think about physical assets, such as property and family heirlooms. However, as time goes on and technology advances, more and more of our assets become digital. Before learning why digital […]

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Life Insurance and Estate Planning

Life insurance death benefits are a major consideration in the area of estate planning. Life insurance is a source of financial support that is intended to pay for college, death and estate taxes, funeral expenses, payments towards one’s house, and other goals. Typically, there are two (2) types of life insurance plans: term life insurance […]

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Artificial Insemination Agreement

Artificial Insemination Agreement 101 When it comes to artificial insemination and parental rights, there is an important difference between a known and an unknown sperm doner.  A man waives his paternity rights and obligations when he donates sperm to a medical facility that uses it to impregnate an unrelated woman. Meaning, the man could not […]

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Father’s Paternity

How Does a Father Establish Paternity in a Family Law Case? FATHER’S RIGHTS ATTORNEY: ESTABLISHMENT OF PATERNITY IN FAMILY LAW MATTERS What is Family Law? Family law is a non-divorce case involving non-married couples where children are born between them. Many family law cases have to deal with parenting rights of children and the obligations […]

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Real Estate Investments Marital Division

How to Divide Real Estate Investments During a Divorce in Illinois? A divorce or otherwise called a “dissolution of marriage” proceeding is an emotional time, which is more difficult when a family has a Real Estate Investments in their family holdings. Most divorce attorneys fail to understand business and real estate investment issues because they […]

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Mother’s Rights

Obtaining Custody in a Family Law Case In Kendall County Yorkville and Kendall County Family Law Attorneys What is Family Law? Family law is an area of law primarily concentrated on non-divorce cases involving unmarried couples with children born between them. Many family law cases involve parental rights, as well as the obligations that accompany […]

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Collecting Back Owed Child Support in Kendall County

Kendall County Child Support Attorneys Collecting back owed child support in Illinois is a common problem for custodial parents. A Judgment for Dissolution of Marriage is a court order, which is entered reflecting the court-ordered agreement among spouses. Often, one spouse must petition the court to enforce a court-order, which addresses the issue of back-owed […]

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Is An LLC A Wise Decision When Piercing The Corporate Veil?

One of my last blogs focused on, “Should I use an LLC for my rental properties?”. One of the comments questioned whether an LLC was a wise decision where a creditor would pierce the corporate veil. Piercing the corporate veil occurs when a creditor attempts to violate the general rule of a corporation or LLC […]