Moving With Your Child Post-Divorce

On behalf of Michael J. Smith, Attorney at Law, LLC
Jul 29,2022

Divorce and moving are both strenuous tasks. Put the two together and your life can be turned upside down. Follow the tips in the link below to make the move as smooth as possible. https://www.ourfamilywizard.com/blog/moving-kids-after-divorce

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How Will Divorce Impact Your Business?

On behalf of Michael J. Smith, Attorney at Law, LLC
Jul 21,2022

When you are going through a divorce, it may seem like there are a million thoughts in your head at once. Does one of those thoughts have to do with how your business will be affected? Visit the website linked below to learn the answer to that question. If you have further questions, please contact […]

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Illinois Easement Deed Forms

On behalf of Michael J. Smith, Attorney at Law, LLC
May 31,2022

Are you looking to obtain an easement in the state of Illinois? If so, you came to the right place. Follow the link below to find easement deed forms for all Illinois counties. Call our office today at 815-923-1129 so we can help to ensure your real estate needs go smoothly. https://www.deeds.com/forms/illinois/easement-deed/

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Why You SHOULD Have a Will

On behalf of Michael J. Smith, Attorney at Law, LLC
May 24,2022

A last will and testament is a document that states what will happen to your estate after you die. If you die without this, you are letting the court and state laws decide who obtains your assets and property. This can make your death even harder for your loved ones. Follow the link to read […]

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Why the Increase in Gray Divorces?

On behalf of Michael J. Smith, Attorney at Law, LLC
Mar 29,2022

The divorce rate is going up among people over 50. This article takes a look at factors that are driving the increase in “gray” divorces. https://katiecouric.com/lifestyle/relationships/boomer-gray-divorce-increase/

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Pandemic-Inspired Estate Planning

On behalf of Michael J. Smith, Attorney at Law, LLC
Mar 14,2022

Has living through a pandemic caused you to think more about your estate plan or lack thereof? Everyone needs an estate plan and the second best time to act is now (the best time to act was yesterday). https://www.kiplinger.com/retirement/estate-planning/604286/how-to-protect-your-estate-a-pandemic-inspired-checklist?amp

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Slain Spouse Wanted a Divorce

On behalf of Michael J. Smith, Attorney at Law, LLC
Mar 03,2022

Sadly, stories of violence in the midst of divorce are all too common. An order of protection can be sought to protect spouses, children and other family members from family violence. https://nypost.com/2022/01/27/illinois-state-trooper-killed-wife-who-wanted-a-divorce-in-murder-suicide/

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13 Surprising Facts About Divorce in the U.S.

On behalf of Michael J. Smith, Attorney at Law, LLC
Feb 15,2022

When it comes to divorce statistics, there are a lot of myths out there. Check out these 13 surprising facts about divorce in the United States. https://www.businessinsider.com/alarming-facts-about-divorce-in-the-us

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