Monthly Archives: May 2015

Why You Need an Attorney for Your Divorce

Divorce can be time-consuming, expensive, stressful and emotional. Because many people just want to get their divorce over with as quickly as possible, some file using at-home kits or documents downloaded from the internet. While this can be a perfectly fine approach in some cases, it can be very risky in others. If your divorce… Read More »

New Case Clarifies the Definition of Income in Child Support Cases

Child support in Illinois is usually calculated as a fixed percentage of the payor parent’s income. For the vast majority of people, determining income is fairly straightforward - your wages minus taxes and other compulsory deductions. For higher asset individuals such as those with significant investments, however, the issue can become somewhat murky.  Recently, the… Read More »