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Downers Grove Child Custody Attorneys | Child Custody Lawyers, Downers Grove IL

Downers Grove Child Custody Attorneys | Child Custody Lawyers, Downers Grove IL

Our Downers Grove child custody attorneys provide trusted experience and above-and-beyond service in an efficient and affordable manner. We will aggressively defend your rights and put you in the best possible position to succeed in your child custody matter. 

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The purpose of a free consultation is to determine whether our firm is a good fit for your legal needs. Although we often discuss expected results and costs, our attorneys do not give legal advice unless and until you choose to retain us. Although most consultations are complimentary, some may carry a charge depending on the type of matter and meeting location.

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O'Flaherty Law of Downers Grove

5002 Main St, Ste. 201
Downers Grove
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Kevin O'Flaherty oversees all legal matters and is actively involved in making sure every client's case, big or small, is handled with excellence and attention to detail. He is available to contact through phone and email and his rates are available upon request.

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Factors Illinois Courts Consider In Determining Child Custody Issues

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In this video, Downers Grove child custody attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discusses the factors courts consider when determining child custody issues.

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Our Downers Grove child custody attorneys want you to know what to expect in a child custody case.  In this article, we explain factors that Illinois courts use to make decisions regarding child custody.

In a child custody proceeding, the court will make its determination of custody issues based on the "best interest of the child."  The best interest of the child is determined on a case-by-case basis by weighing several factors listed in the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act (IMDMA) as well as any other factors that the court finds relevant, including those that have been developed by case law. 

Read the full article by our Downers Grove child custody attorneys here.

Allocation of Parenting Time and Responsibility Explained

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In this video, Downers Grove child custody attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discusses the factors courts consider when determining child custody issues.

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In this article, our Downers Grove custody lawyers describe the changes to Illinois child custody law that went into effect in 2016.  

As of 2016, courts do not enter custody orders in terms of a "custodial parent" and "non-custodial parent" or "visitation."  Instead, Illinois domestic relations courts allocate parenting time and responsibility.  Parenting responsibility can now be divided among the parents, with each parent having responsibility for different types of parenting decisions.  Our Downers Grove custody attorneys discuss the factors that courts consider in determining how to allocate parental time and responsibility in child custody cases.

Read the full article by our Downers Grove child custody attorneys explaining the allocation of parenting time and responsibility.

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