If you are moving toward a divorce, you face a good deal of uncertainty ahead. Having an experienced Des Plaines divorce attorney on your side, however, will help to ensure that your financial and parental rights are well protected throughout the legal process – and that your divorce terms reflect this protection. Better understanding the Illinois divorce basics can help you face your divorce with increased confidence and greater determination.
You are facing a divorce, but this does not necessarily mean that your divorce will be going to court (except to be finalized). In fact, you and your divorcing spouse are free to negotiate divorce terms between yourselves if you are able to do so, and in such a case, you will not need the court to intervene on your behalf. This does not, however, mean that you and your soon-to-be-ex are expected to be of one mind regarding every term of your divorce. You have negotiation options that include:
If you and your divorcing spouse are unable to find common ground, you will need to proceed to court and allow the judge in your case to hand down those divorce terms that remain unresolved in your case.
The terms of your divorce fall into the following categories (as applicable to your situation):
Obtaining divorce terms that work for you helps to set the stage for you and your children’s post-divorce reality.
If you’re facing a divorce, the compassionate Des Plaines divorce attorneys at Arami Law are on your side and have the experience, legal insight, and drive to help. Our dedicated legal team understands the serious nature of your concerns and is committed to skillfully advocating for divorce terms that uphold your rights and support you and your children’s best interests. To learn more, please don’t wait to contact us today.
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