Divorce is an important legal mechanism for dissolving marriages that – for whatever reason – no longer work. While there is a heavy emotional component to divorce, there are also serious practical matters that must be addressed. Balancing the two can be incredibly difficult, but a focused Lombard divorce lawyer will help ensure that your parental and financial rights are well protected as you continue to move forward toward negotiating the terms of your divorce.
The practical concerns related to your divorce break down into financial considerations and considerations related to your child custody arrangements (called parental responsibilities in Illinois) – both of which are exceptionally important. While both of these categories are obviously weighted by emotion, the court must take a pragmatic and systematic approach to resolving all family law matters, including divorce.
The court will address your divorce-related financial concerns in the following ways:
The court has vast discretion in each of these arenas and takes wide-ranging factors into consideration in its decision-making process.
The court always bases its custody-related decisions on the best interests of the children involved, and in the process, takes many variables into consideration, including:
Divorce is a complicated legal process that requires careful legal attention. Cameron H. Goodman at Goodman Law Firm in Lombard is a dedicated divorce lawyer with a formidable track record helping clients like you obtain divorce terms that work for them – within their unique circumstances. Your case is important, so please don’t hesitate to contact us for more information today.
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