Christmas and Divorce

How Are The Holidays Handled During And After A Chicago, Illinois Divorce?

The Parenting Plan When two parents are no longer living together, they must come to an arrangement regarding the time each parent will spend with the children.  Hopefully, the parents can come to an agreement without the help of lawyers or the courts.  Unfortunately, this is not always the case.  In any case before a…

Travel Outside Of The Country With Your Children After A Chicago, Illinois Divorce

In Illinois, throughout the divorce or parentage process the parties are required to exchange and submit parenting plans.  A parenting plan is “a written agreement that allocates significant decision-making responsibilities, parenting time, or both.” 750 ILCS 5/600(f) The parties come to an agreement on the parenting plan or the court orders a parenting plan that…