Your Guides for Family Law in Washington IL
Life doesn’t always go as we planned. Sometimes it’s inevitable that a couple divorces or splits up and needs to divide their assets. Essig Law specializes in family law for Washington IL. Call on Dean and Dustin to assist you in a fair and equitable settlement.
Not Split Down the Middle
When dividing assets, we search for a negotiated settlement that is equitable. Equitable is fair but not always totally equal.
The following factors are taken into consideration:
- Income-earning capacity of each party
- Age of the parties
- Health of the parties
- Size of the estate
- Financial needs of the parties
Family Law Washington IL Helping You to Untangle Life’s Messes
Essig Law, specializing in family law in Washington IL, can help you untangle the complicated web of your assets, property and investments.
Only the marital property is subject to property division in Illinois. The more you own, the more you need Essig Law.
On the table may be two residences, vehicles, recreational toys, investments, savings, retirement account and pensions. It is too much to sort through on your own, but Essig Law will go to bat for you, our client, so you come out with a lifestyle that you are pleased with and can maintain.
Essig Law has 50 years of law experience combined between our partners. Even if your divorce is amicable, splitting property can lead to disputes. If you retain us, we will make you and your financial well-being our top priority.
Mediating a negotiated settlement is, of course, the best option. It is low stress for the parties and makes a speedier divorce.
Essig Law, Family Law in Washington IL, can resolve the issues in dispute speedily and effectively. And, if need be, we will be with you and on your side to represent your case in court.
Essig Law is the firm to turn to for all of your family law needs. Areas of practice include:
- Child custody and visitation/parent time
- Prenuptial agreements
- Property division
- Child Support
- Spousal support/alimony
- Domestic violence
- Stepparents and other types of adoption
Take The Emotion Out
Many of the family law areas that we practice are highly charged emotionally for your family. It can be difficult for you and your spouse to step back and look at everything in a calm and detached manner. Your emotions may cause you to make poor decisions quickly that will impact the quality of your future life.
Having lawyers who practice family law in your corner can lead to a swift agreement. Essig Law has worked with all types of families and many, many different situations. Retaining a lawyer is the first wise decision you can make to resolve these problems and move on with your lives.
Contact Essig Law at 309-354-3898 or log onto https://www.essiglaw.com. We are located at 135 Washington Square, Washington IL, 61571.