In collaborative law, it's working with the parties – almost like mediation with lawyers except…
Illinois family lawyer Sean Sullivan discusses issues of property division in divorce cases in Illinois
If someone has decided to divorce his or her spouse because of an addiction but the addicted spouse wants to work on their issues and stay together, can the divorce proceed without consent from both parties?
Sometimes people stay in a marriage with an addict or mentally ill spouse because they still love the person or fear that the spouse may kill him or herself, either accidently or intentionally if the person leaves. What are some options to help the addicted or mentally ill spouse while minimizing the image to him or herself and/or their children?
As a desirable alternative to litigation, mediation is a form of dispute resolution whereby a…
How soon will I be divorced? How can I shorten the process?
Do I need a financial advisor as well as a lawyer for my divorce? Won’t I be paying twice the money for two professionals to be doing the same work?
In cases where the spouses are not able to resolve their disputes without going to trial, divorce…
I’m just starting my divorce. What pitfalls should I watch out for in the process?
I don’t want to get divorced. Can I stop or at least delay it until my spouse comes to his senses?
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