Preparing for the Division of Property in Illinois Divorce Cases

Unlike some other states, Illinois is not a community property state. Money or property acquired during the course of the marriage is presumed to belong to the marriage and, as such, is subject to an equitable division upon divorce. What is “equitable” is decided on a case-by-case basis. Some examples of the property that is […]

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5 Rules for Winning a Divorce Case in Illinois

There are things to remember in order to help your divorce go smoothly. Our family law and divorce attorneys in Wheaton can help you understand these steps. 1. Talk to an attorney first! – It is very important that you talk to a Wheaton divorce lawyer before doing anything else. Your lawyer will help you […]

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Getting Divorced? Be Careful What You Post About Your Ex on Facebook

In a world in which social media has become a part of daily life, people tend to post or tweet their every movement and feeling on Facebook or Twitter, or both. While your friends may find it just mildly annoying to read about what you had for breakfast, your soon-to-be-ex-spouse might have a more negative […]

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Bright Young Lawyer a Shining Light in his Community

Sean McCumber, a compassionate family law attorney and partner at the Sullivan, Taylor & Gumina, P.C., was recently honored by the Illinois State Bar Association. Divorce can be on of the most difficult parts of life for every member of a family, but caring and successful family law and divorce lawyer is crucial to working […]

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