Property and Debt | Divorce Attorney | Waukegan, Illinois Lawyer

Family Law Attorney in Waukegan, Illinois - Serving Lake County, IL and surrounding areas

Most couples have acquired some joint property during their marriage in Lake County. Whether the property consists of real estate, cars, boats, household items, bank accounts or investments, dividing up these joint assets can be a difficult and time-consuming process. Lake County, IL law governs how assets are to be divided, but you are able to create any settlement you jointly agree-upon as long as the judge agrees that it is fair. You may also have joint debts or debts that you feel jointly responsible for even though they may be in one person's name.

At The Law Offices of Jason R. Mercure, we help clients divide property and debt in an equitable way. One way we do this is to ensure that all property and assets are disclosed so that any proposal accurately reflects the extent of both parties' assets. As an Experience Divorce Attorney in Lake County, IL, we are always alert to signs that the other side may be hiding assets. If a bank account is smaller than you thought it was, or if a business appear to suddenly be doing badly, it's important to have a skilled Lake County, IIllnois Divorce attorney on your side to protect your interests. When a couple has little or no marital property, no children and no disagreement over alimony, their divorce usually goes very quickly.

Most couples, however, have numerous issues to work out during the Lake County, IL divorce process. These issues may involve children or significant marital property: personal property, real estate, a family business, large or concealed debts, trusts, real property in other states, joint and separate accounts, investments, insurance, pensions and other assets. In any Lake County divorce, especially one involving complex property matters, an experienced family and divorce law attorney in Lake County, Illinois can offer valuable guidance and advocacy.

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Remember...We offer FREE consultations, during which we will talk with you about your legal situation and how Illinois law may apply. During this consultation, you can ask your questions and trust that you will receive thorough answers based on in-depth legal knowledge. Contact us today at 847.336.4440