It will be necessary to divide your assets when going through Illinois divorce, and disputes can arise in many different contexts. There may be disputes over marital versus non-marital property, the value of assets, and what constitutes a fair distribution. Especially with marriages of a longer duration, emotion can enter the picture and cloud judgment.
The Schaumburg property division attorneys at the Law Offices of George M. Sanders, P.C. are at your side to provide the advice and counsel you need when divvying up assets in a divorce. We can tell you more about your legal options after reviewing your situation, so please go online or call 312-624-7645 to schedule a consultation.
Under Illinois divorce law, parties are encouraged to come to an agreement on the distribution of assets. Our attorneys will prioritize your interests if you would like to work out an agreement for property division in a divorce case. We are often able to facilitate compromise by engaging in productive conversation to avoid protracted litigation over assets.
However, if you cannot reach a compromise, a divorce court will make a determination according to principles of fairness and equity. Our lawyers will fight for your rights as they pertain to the primary components of property division in a divorce case:
Property distribution is central to the Illinois divorce process, so it is critical to retain dedicated, skilled counsel to represent you in court. You face an uncertain financial future if you attempt to represent yourself or go with “flat fee” services that do not put your needs first. If you are going through a divorce and would like more information on your rights in asset division matters, please contact the Law Offices of George M. Sanders, P.C. We have assisted clients throughout Schaumburg, Cook County, and throughout Northern Illinois, and we can help you, too.