Life goes on after a divorce. Dramatic changes can occur in children’s needs and the ability of a mother or father to fulfill them. In some cases, concerns about children’s safety and well-being demand that a parent take decisive legal action.
Although Illinois courts’ standards for ordering a custody post-decree modification are rigorous, this may be an attainable goal for you. But first you need an attorney who will listen and who understands all of the legal options available.
To explain your concerns in detail to an experienced, determined lawyer who understands child custody modifications in Lake County, Illinois, turn to Susan A. Marks of SAM LAW OFFICE, LLC. She will carefully analyze the strength of your case during a free initial consultation and offer dynamic legal representation based on in-depth knowledge of the relevant laws and court.
As in any divorce with children, or when custody and visitation orders are issued in a paternity matter, the focus when seeking a modification to a visitation arrangement in Chicago must be squarely on the best interests of the child. Mothers’ rights and fathers’ rights are fundamentally equal, but it is critical to present strong evidence that a child custody modification is necessary.
We are equipped to aggressively pursue modifications based on factors such as:
You can count on caring personal attention, straightforward guidance and devotion to your cause when you contact us for legal help. We have the investigative resources, negotiating skills and trial experience to make a meaningful difference in your case. Reach out to SAM LAW OFFICE, LLC, today for a free initial consultation by calling 847-255-9925, contact us toll free at 877-286-8180, or by email.