We’ve all heard divorce horror stories. You may know a recent divorcee who is struggling to make ends meet because her spouse walked off with all the family assets. Or, you may know someone who negotiated a fabulous settlement, but ended up declaring bankruptcy because legal fees. Few
As parents, we tend to put their children’s needs first. But, staying in an unhappy marriage may not be the best option for you or your children. In this article our attorneys review the pros and cons of divorcing when you have children. Staying Together for the Kids Many people belie
Once upon a time, you and your spouse were happy. You had dreams of ever after, but the magic faded from your relationship years ago. Now you fantasize about life on your own. You’ve thought about it carefully and have decided that divorce is the best choice for you – you just need to
You built your life with your spouse. Together, you built your careers, you created a home, and you made a family. However, now that you are entering the second half of your life, you are finding that you aren’t as compatible as you were in the early years of your marriage. You have d
Petrelli Law is best-known for our handling of complex and high asset divorce cases; however, our services are available to all families in the Chicago area. Our full range of family law services includes divorce, child custody and support, adoption and estate planning. Contact Petrelli Law to learn how we can help you and your family to take the first step towards a better tomorrow.