Pre-Civil Union Agreements are legally binding contracts, entered into by parties before their civil union, which define what will happen when the union ends, either by dissolution or the death of one of the parties.
The Illinois Domestic Violence Act seeks to prevent repeated physical abuse and harassment among family, household members and disabled adults.
Post-decree issues are related to modification of property provisions and allocations, modification of child support, modification of maintenance, modification of parental responsibilities and parenting time, etc.
In family law cases, the most commonly used service (outside of the hiring of legal counsel in this process) is mediation; perhaps the most attractive aspect of mediation is that it can be tailored to suit the needs of each individual dispute.
The "Divorce Your Way" philosophy was created to help guide people with uncontested cases through the legal procedures and processes required to represent yourself as a Pro Se Litigant and commence the process to obtain an uncontested divorce in Cook County, Chicago, Illinois.