Planning for divorce and going through the divorce process in Illinois can be complex and emotionally draining, but a Glenview divorce attorney at our firm can help your divorce case to go as smoothly as possible. There are many different kinds of legal issues that can arise in divorces, and it is important to have an advocate on your side with experience handling complex divorces similar to your own. At Arami Law, Inc., we can speak with you today about any questions you have concerning divorce in Illinois, and we can begin working with you on your case if you are ready to file for divorce.
Our Glenview divorce lawyers handle a wide variety of issues in Illinois divorce cases, such as:
Illinois is a no-fault state when it comes to divorce. Accordingly, under the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act (IMDMA), you do not need to prove fault to get divorced, and there is no opportunity to allege fault. Instead, the court only must find that “irreconcilable differences have caused the irretrievable breakdown of the marriage.”
Under Illinois law, all marital property will be divided between the spouses according to “equitable distribution.” In equitable distribution states like Illinois, marital property is not divided in an equal or 50/50 manner between the spouses automatically (although a 50/50 split might ultimately be what an equitable distribution of the marital assets and debts looks like). Instead, the court will consider many different factors that are specific to your circumstances in order to decide what kind of division would be fair to both spouses. In general, the process of property division looks like this:
If you have questions about filing for divorce in Illinois, or if you need assistance with your divorce filing, do not hesitate to reach out to our divorce attorneys in Glenview. We have years of experience serving clients in various types of divorce cases, and we know how critical it is to have an experienced attorney on your side who will focus on your circumstances throughout the divorce. Contact Arami Law, Inc. today for more information about the divorce services we provide in Glenview and throughout Cook County.
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