Rockford Family Law And Estate Planning Blog

The benefits of an estate plan

Illinois business owners who do not have an estate plan should consider some of the benefits that an estate plan can afford their businesses and their loved ones. One component of an estate plan is a succession plan, which outlines how a business is going to be run or...

Minding social media in a divorce

People going who are contemplating or going through a divorce in Illinois need to be conscious of their social media pages and what they present to the public. If the general public is able to see something, a person should assume that their spouse or their divorce...

When does child support end?

It should come as no surprise to Illinois residents that raising a child is expensive. Even if one’s schooling is free, textbooks, childcare, medical visits, school trips and extracurricular activities create added expenses that the parents must pay for out-of-pocket....

Tailoring a parenting plan

Illinois courts allow parents to tailor their parenting plans to meet their needs. When parents reach a custody and parenting time agreement, they can include details that apply to their particular situation. While it might seem easiest to use a standard parenting...