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  • Are You Paying Your Attorney An Up Charge?

    Over the years there has developed a billing practice among certain Attorneys to add to the retainer contract an up charge for going to Court … which many clients blindly accept … without question... The Attorney, for example, may bill $275/hr for in office work and $300/hr for going to Court. ________________________________________ At The Divorce and Family Law Offices of Wakenight ...
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  • How is Child Support Determined in Illinois?

    Whether you and your partner were married, you are required to pay child support in the state of Illinois. Family courts determine how much child support should be paid based off one of the oldest calculations. In America, each state uses a different means to calculate the amount of child support, but generally, judges make decisions based off relevant factors that are in the best interests of the ...
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  • Knowing When to Switch Divorce Attorneys

    The quality of representation you choose to hire is in your control – should you find yourself with representation that is unsatisfactory, you should not hesitate to take action and move forward in your case with another lawyer by your side. In this blog, our Illinois divorce attorney explains when to know it’s time to switch divorce attorneys. Lack of Availability There are a number ...
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  • What's the Difference Between Fault & No-Fault Divorce?

    In Illinois, couples seeking a divorce have the option to file for a no-fault divorce, or a fault-based divorce. While both of these options will ultimately lead to a dissolution of the marriage, couples may find that they do not qualify for a no-fault divorce based on the requirements for this process. For skilled representation from a Cook & Lake County divorce attorney, call (888) 351-2843. ...
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