Category Archives: Division of Property

Divorce represents both the end of a romantic relationship and the end of a financial relationship. Illinois laws regarding property division, child support, and spousal maintenance are designed to be fair and reasonable so that neither spouse suffers serious financial … Continue reading

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When a couple gets divorced, everyone “knows” that each spouse is entitled to half of everything the couple owns, including the property that each party brought with them into the marriage. This idea is repeated as fact in countless movies, … Continue reading

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In a divorce proceeding, the couple must reach an agreement about how they will divide their marital property, or the court will step in and divide the marital estate for them. If the court gets involved, there are numerous statutory … Continue reading

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