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O'Flaherty Law of Lake in the Hills

8411 Pyott Road, Ste. 107
Lake in the Hills
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IL
60156
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See below for our other locations. If our office locations are not convenient for you, we are happy to speak with you by phone.  ​​​

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9 am - 5 pm, Mon-Fri

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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 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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Recent Changes to McHenry County Child Custody and Divorce Law

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McHenry County child custody attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discusses recent changes to child custody laws in McHenry County, Illinois.

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In this article, our McHenry County child custody lawyers explain recent changes to Illinois child custody laws.  In 2016, child custody and divorce laws were reformed to remove references to "custody" and "visitation," and instead focus on allocation of parenting time and responsibility. The purpose of the change was to reduce the potential for disputes by lessening the feeling of winning or losing a custody battle.  Our McHenry County child custody attorneys explain how responsibility for parental decisions is divided among the parents by domestic relations courts as well as changes to the law regarding relocation of the child.

Read the full article by our McHenry County child custody attorneys regarding the 2016 changes to child custody and divorce law.

Factors McHenry County Courts Consider in Determining Child Custody Issues

McHenry County child custody attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discusses how McHenry County courts determine child custody issues.

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In this article, our McHenry County child custody lawyers explain the factors McHenry County courts consider In determining child custody issues. 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 McHenry County child custody attorneys about the factors Illinois courts consider in determining child custody issues. 

Allocation of Parenting Time and Responsibility Explained

McHenry County child custody attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discusses how courts allocate parental responsibility in McHenry County, Illinois.

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In this article, our McHenry County child custody attorneys explain the allocation of parental responsibility. We discuss the various categories of decisions that courts will divide among the parents including religion, education, medical care, and extracurricular activites. Generally, courts favor letting both parents decide these issues together. However, if the parents are unable to do so in an amicable fashion, courts may divide these parental responsibilities among the parents.  Our M\cHenry County custody lawyers explain some of the factors that courts consider when dividing these parental responsibilities.

Read the full article by our McHenry County child custody lawyers explaining the division of parental responsibilities in Illinois child custody cases.

Our McHenry County Child Custody Lawyers are Happy To Meet With You in Algonquin, Grafton, McHenry, Crystal Lake, Nunda, Lake in the Hills, Woodstock, Dorr, Huntly, Cary, Greenwood, or Any Other Location Convenient To You.

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