The COVID-19 Pandemic Has Spurred a Housing Boom

On behalf of Michael J. Smith, Attorney at Law, LLC
Mar 24,2021

Rich Barton, chief executive of online real-estate company Zillow Group Inc. states, “Covid has catalyzed a rethinking of where we live, and why we live there, and where we work, and how we work.” In 2021, home sales rose to the highest level in 14 years and according to economists, sales will continue to rise.  […]

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Court Determinations in Child Relocation Cases

On behalf of Michael J. Smith, Attorney at Law, LLC
Mar 18,2021

In child relocation cases, the court ultimately makes its decision about whether or not relocation will be allowed by taking into consideration what serves the child’s “best interests”. For representation dedicated to fighting for the outcome you hope for if relocation arises, contact Michael J. Smith Attorney at Law, LLC. Attorney Michael J Smith is […]

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What Happens to Your Small Business in an Illinois Divorce?

On behalf of Michael J. Smith, Attorney at Law, LLC
Mar 10,2021

When a small business must be considered during the division of property in a divorce, we understand the challenge the situation entails. Before the division of property in an Illinois divorce, “marital” and “non-marital” property must be distinguished from each other. Sometimes, throughout the course of a marriage, a spouse may be added as an […]

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Why You Need a Real Estate Attorney Involved in Your Transaction

On behalf of Michael J. Smith, Attorney at Law, LLC
Mar 03,2021

Did you know that a real estate attorney is so integral in the real estate process, that some states require you to have a real estate lawyer by law? View the extensive list of states where this is the case. If you need aid in your real estate transaction, contact Michael J. Smith. We represent buyers, […]

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