How to Communicate During Divorce

How to Communicate during Divorce You moved out a month ago. It’s been hard enough having to buy all new stuff at Ikea (and build it too) and you really miss the kids. It’s lonely but you’re doing your best to get along. She just emailed you – she says she wants to take the […]

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Top Reasons to Choose Mediation for Your Divorce

There are many paths to divorce. No single method is “right.” Instead, there is only what is right for you and your marriage. Yet many couples have found benefits to choosing mediation over other, more traditional forms of divorce. The following information outlines some of the biggest benefits to mediation so that you can determine if it […]

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The Benefits of a Divorce Lawyer During Mediation

Many Illinois couples choose to go through mediation during a divorce instead of having a judge make all of the decisions. Mediation is a non-adversarial process where the spouses come together with the help of a mediator to discuss everything from the division of assets and debts to how they will proportion parental time. Normally, a lawyer […]

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How Illinois Family Law Mediation Works

Thousands of family law cases are filed in the Illinois court system every month. However, most of these cases will never go all the way to a trial. Most will be settled. One of the most powerful tools for settling family law disputes is mediation. Mandatory Mediation When couples have a parenting time or allocation of parental […]

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