I seek to leave this world a better place for my having been here. My overall goal... more
I seek to leave this world a better place for my having been here. My overall goal is service to the community through encouraging education and providing access to the legal system for the underserved, the indigent and the frightened. I wish to be a mentor and role model not only to my daughter and my peers, but to all women whom I am privileged to serve.
When most people think of divorce, they think in terms of the divorce being an end... more
When most people think of divorce, they think in terms of the divorce being an end to their legally binding relationship with their spouse. However, a divorce is also an important beginning - the beginning of your new life and your liberation from a situation that is causing you pain and distress. At the Libertyville, Illinois, law offices of Matthew Kaplan Associates , we are dedicated... view profile
A divorce lawyer helps you if you no longer want to be married. Whether you want a legal separation or the marriage ended, divorce lawyers assist you to arrange financial and family matters, typically in a negotiation with your spouse's lawyer. Alimony, child custody, child support, and a fair division of community assets (like who keeps the house or how your checking and savings accounts are divided) are matters that a divorce lawyer is trained to help determine.