Posts in category "Divorce Litigation in Cook County"
Jesse and Sandi Jackson Lawyer Up for Divorce Just revealed is the pending divorce of Jesse and Sandi Jackson. See Sneed’s article in the Sun-Times. What has NOT been revealed yet in the media is that they have lawyered up using the top two divorce law firms in town: Berger Schatz and Schiller DuCanto &... Read more »
Since November 2006, my court ordered support is due on the 20th of each month. I can count on one hand the number of times since then that I have received that support on time.* Our court order states that D [otherwise known as the X] is to transfer my support electronically each month on... Read more »
What the hell does sleep have to do with divorce? Write about sleep and the impact it has on your life now or at any point in your life Once a month, ChicagoNow, the platform that hosts my blog, sponsors an event that challenges us to blog on a topic provided at 9pm. We have... Read more »
“High-Conflict” Divorce? Yes? Then chances are you are divorcing a narcissist. Are the court battles never ending? Does he/she refuse to settle? Does he/she refuse to follow court orders? Today’s New York Time‘s Well Book Club blog has posted a book review, that is so on target: Will I Ever Be Free of You? How... Read more »
Here at ChicagoNow, we have an event where we bloggers write on a topic given to us an hour before we post. Tonight’s topic is: Create a new holiday, or holidays, that you believe should exist. My nomination for a new holiday is “Divorce Day Remembrance”. Why? No one gets married to get divorced, right? But... Read more »
Settling divorces in Illinois is about to get a whole lot easier! Going through a divorce? Plus married for 20 years or less? You might want to read this! Governor Quinn may be signing a bill any day now that will approve the use of a formula for determining maintenance [otherwise referred to as alimony].... Read more »
Chicago billionaires Ken & Anne Griffin are getting a divorce, but it doesn’t have to get ugly! Chicago billionaires Ken & Anne Griffin are getting a divorce, but it doesn’t have to get ugly! You would have to be living under a rock to not have noticed at least one story about this break up:... Read more »
Here are several not to be missed Chicago divorce events for April and May 2014 If you have a Chicago divorce event, please send it to me at DivorceChicagoStyle@gmail.com In the meantime, if you are contemplating divorce, in the midst of divorce, or know someone who is going through a divorce, you can find helpful... Read more »
October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Last night I attended the “Light Up The Lakefront” reception for the October start of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Between Friends is an organization that helps [mostly] women and children escape domestic violence and to rebuild their lives. Some people don’t make it. This display on the... Read more »
What I learned in “Divorce Boot Camp” today. I have an Illinois law license which requires that I take so many hours each year of continuing legal education. I tend to take those hours in either divorce or taxation. [Readers, in case you have not read the “About the Blogger” section of this blog, I... Read more »
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