Matthew Stanton has decades of experience litigating family law matters. Whether the divorce is contested or not, or whether one spouse is at fault or not, Matthew Stanton has the experience that will ensure that you get the result that you want or need. If you plan to file for divorce, or your spouse has already filed for divorce, in Kenilworth, Lake Bluff, Glenview, Gurnee, Barrington Hills, or elsewhere in Chicagoland, Lake or northern Cook Counties, Matthew Stanton is here for you. Let him be there for you in this difficult time. Matthew knows that divorces can be complicated, especially when children are involved. Sometimes parties want a divorce achieved quickly. Other times patience is a virtue. Regardless of the situation, he has the requisite experience and genuine compassion to get you the best possible result for you and your family. Before you can properly file to dissolve a marriage in Illinois, the Illinois court must have jurisdiction over you. This means that one of the parties to the divorce must reside in the state at the beginning of the divorce process.
Below is a list of topic areas that you may want to become familiar with before consulting with Matthew Stanton or any attorney. The information will not make you an expert and should not take the place of consulting with Matthew or another attorney. In such complicated, emotional matters, it is always better to have representation.