Lake in the Hills Child Custody Attorneys | Child Custody Lawyers, Lake in the Hills IL

Lake in the Hills Child Custody Attorneys | Child Custody Lawyers, Lake in the Hills IL

Our Lake in the Hills child custody attorneys will protect the best interests of you and your children and defend your rights.   We use every resource to reach a favorable settlement for your case and offer peace of mind. 

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8411 Pyott Road, Ste. 107, ​Lake in the Hills, IL 60156

(847)231-2102

lakeinthehills@oflaherty-law.com

If meeting at our Lake in the Hills office is not convenient for you, we are happy to meet with you by phone, meet with you in your home or any other location convenient to you.

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5002 Main St, Ste. 201 Downers Grove, IL 60515

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105 Jackson Avenue, Ste. 4b Naperville , IL 60540

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Elmhurst

​110 E. Schiller Street, Ste. 220B ​Elmhurst, IL 60126

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Lake in the Hills

8411 Pyott Road, Ste. 107, ​Lake in the Hills, IL 60156

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Tinley Park

​16557 Oak Park Avenue, Ste. B, Tinley Park, IL 60477

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St. Charles

210 S Fifth St, Ste. 107B, St. Charles, IL 60174

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Kevin O'Flaherty 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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John Paul Clancy
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"Kevin and his firm, O'Flaherty Law, are friendly, efficient, knowledgeable and professional. Kevin is a master at bringing people together and sharing ideas."

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"Kevin O'Flaherty and his team at O'Flaherty Law are among the friendliest and easiest to work with attorneys I've dealt with. I would suggest them to any friends or business associates."

Kevin O'Flaherty was instrumental during the purchase process of my new house. I highly recommend him and the entire firm!

An excellent client experience, I recommend O'Flaherty Law to all of my clients that have a need for consultation in family law.

John Paul Clancy
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"Kevin and his firm, O'Flaherty Law, are friendly, efficient, knowledgeable and professional. Kevin is a master at bringing people together and sharing ideas."
Kevin Sender
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"Kevin O'Flaherty and his team at O'Flaherty Law are among the friendliest and easiest to work with attorneys I've dealt with. I would suggest them to any friends or business associates."
Mike Stehlik
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"Kevin and his team are my "Go To" resource for clients that need estate planning"
Kevin Koc
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Kevin O'Flaherty was instrumental during the purchase process of my new house. I highly recommend him and the entire firm!
Stephen Petersen
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An excellent client experience, I recommend O'Flaherty Law to all of my clients that have a need for consultation in family law.
Troy Golden
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Kevin is an excellent attorney. He helped me incorporate by business and provides legal counsel as need. I highly recommend him.

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Changes To Illinois Child Custody & Divorce Law That Occurred In 2016

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Our Lake in the Hills child custody attorneys discuss the recent reforms that have occurred to Illinois child custody laws.  These changes attempt to limit disputes and move the language of the laws closer to modern understanding.  Shared parental responsibility now falls into four main categories including medical, non-curricular, religious, and educational and are dictated by court order or the parents.  Terms including “visitation” and “non-custodial parent”  are no longer used and have been replaced with "allocation of shared parenting time and responsibility”.  This gives parenting time to each without calling either “custodial”or “non custodial.”

Read the full article by our Lake in the Hills child custody attorneys regarding the 2016 changes to child custody and divorce law.

Factors Lake in the Hills Courts Consider When Determining Child Custody Issues

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Our Lake in the Hills child custody attorneys in this article, explain the different factors courts could consider when making decisions regarding allocation of parental time and responsibility.  Decisions are based on the Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act and examine issues including  the courts’ decision to factor the best interest of the child, parent’s wishes along with a child’s adjustment to their living situation.   Some of the circumstances taken into account by courts include:

  • A parent's substance abuse 
  • Cohabitation of a parent with someone of the opposite sex.  
  • They summarize many of the different circumstances courts base their decisions and how statutes and case law impact their decision.

Read the full article by our Lake in the Hills child custody attorneys about the factors Illinois courts consider in determining child custody issues. 

Marital Settlement Agreements Explained

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Our Lake in the Hills custody attorneys discuss marriage settlements, their creation and how they're implemented.   Marriage Settlement Agreements are used during a divorce to resolve various issues regarding divorce including:

  • Custody
  • Support
  • Asset division
  • Spousal maintenance

These are common issues that are attempted to be resolved with these settlements.  The courts may accept these agreements,  but can reject what they deem “unconscionable” in their opinion to guarantee the interests of the child are met.  We explain these agreements and how to update or change them even once a divorce is finalized.  ​

Read the full article by our Lake in the Hills custody attorneys about Marital Settlement Agreements.  

Lake in the Hills custody attorney, Kevin O'Flaherty, discusses when Illinois Court Ordered Parenting is applicable and the purpose it serves. Court ordered parenting classes ensure your children's best interests are taken into account.