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Lincoln Park Child Custody Attorneys

Our Lincoln Park child custody attorneys are dedicated to ensuring the rights of you and your family are protected. Our Lincoln Park family law attorneys have the knowledge, dedication and experience to fight for your rights in Lincoln Park child custody matters.
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We believe your attorney should not speak in legalese

Finding an attorney who is a “real person” can be difficult. Many attorneys surround themselves almost exclusively with other attorneys and are accustomed to speaking in ivory tower legalese.  You should be able to connect with your attorney on a personal level, and he or she should speak to you in plain language that you can understand.  You will be working very closely with this person on issues that are very important to you. It is important that he or she be down-to-earth and someone that you connect with.

We believe your attorney should be accessible

The most common complaint that clients have of their attorneys is that the attorney is unreachable, does not communicate with them regularly, or does not promptly return your calls.  Your attorney should reach out to you about your case regularly and respond within 24 hours to calls and e-mails.  An open line of communication between you and your attorney is essential to building trust.

We believe your attorney should be realistic with you about costs and outcomes

Your attorney’s goal should not be to win at all costs.  Rather, it should be to achieve a favorable outcome for you as efficiently as possible.  It is important that your attorney set realistic expectations at the outset as to the costs you should expect, the concerns that the attorney has about the outcome of your case, and the length of time that you should expect your case to take.

Regardless of the nature of your case, we have an experienced attorney who will focus on your individual needs. Our team of attorneys works closely together, bringing each of their different fields of experience to bear in order to optimize our client care.

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More information about our Lincoln Park Child Custody Attorneys

Our Lincoln Park child custody attorneys are dedicated to ensuring the rights of you and your family are protected.  Our Lincoln Park family law attorneys have the knowledge, dedication and experience to fight for your rights in Lincoln Park child custody matters.

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(312) 736-1384
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The purpose of a 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.

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1941 N. Elston Ave., Ste. A

Chicago, IL 60642

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9:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday
9:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday
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Thursday
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Friday
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I am personally committed to ensuring that each one of our clients receives the highest level of client service from our team.  Our mission is to provide excellent legal work in a cost-effective manner while maintaining open lines of communication between our clients and their attorneys.  Many of our clients are going through difficult times in their lives when they reach out to us.  They should feel comfortable leaning on the experience and knowledge of our attorneys as their counselors and advocates.  We are here to help!

- Attorney Kevin O'Flaherty, Owner

Further Reading from our Lincoln Park Child Custody Attorneys

Lincoln Park Child Custody Decisions

In this article, our Lincoln Park child custody attorneys discuss the different factors that courts take into account when they determine child custody and other family law issues in Lincoln Park child custody cases. Some of these factors include:

  • The best interests of the child
  • The parents wishes
  • The adjustment of the child to their home, community and school
  • The mental and physical health of both parents
  • The living situation of each parent
  • If either parent is a sex offender in Lincoln Park
  • The interactions and relationships of the parents and the children

Contact our Lincoln Park child custody attorneys to learn about the Lincoln Park child custody process and fight for your family's rights.

Read the full article by our Lincoln Park child custody lawyers about the factors Lincoln Park courts consider in determining child custody matters. 

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Changing Parenting Time in Lincoln Park

In this Learn About Law legal article, our Lincoln Park child custody lawyers discuss the process and methods of changing or modifying child custody and parenting time in Lincoln Park family law matters. We examine:

  • Requesting a change in parenting time
  • Requesting a change in child custody
  • What happens during Lincoln Park child custody proceeding

For more information and an overview of parenting time laws and parental responsibility in Lincoln Park family law matters, read our article at Lincoln Park Parenting Laws Explained.

Read more from our Lincoln Park child custody lawyers about the different factors Lincoln Park courts consider in changing parenting time and responsibility in child custody matters. 

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