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Jul 2, 2020

Court Sees Influx of Child Support Modification Requests

Posted By: Chimene Granados
With the current COVID-19 pandemic, mundane issues such as support modifications have gained greater attention in our ne…
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Jul 1, 2020

Family Law Flash Points - July 2020

Posted By: Donald Schiller
Court erred when considering new evidence at motion to reconsider hearing regarding relocation.  The trial court de…
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Jun 19, 2020

Juneteenth: In Celebration of Liberty

Posted By: Kimberly Cook
The Emancipation Proclamation, issued by President Abraham Lincoln, became effective on January 1, 1863. The Proclamatio…
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The Different Types of Domestic Abuse
Jun 19, 2020

The Different Types of Domestic Abuse

Posted By: SDF Law
Regardless of who you are, where you’re from, or your background, no one deserves an abusive relationship. We und…
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Jun 18, 2020

Advice for Parents for Father’s (and Mother’s) Day

Posted By: Andrea Muchin
In most parenting agreements, dad always has the children with him on Father’s Day and mom always has the childre…
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Jun 16, 2020

Summer Co-Parenting & COVID-19

Posted By: Kimberly Cook
Co-parenting in any circumstance requires a high level of cooperation and communication between divorced parents but co-…
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Jun 12, 2020

Letter: A Message to White Allies in Law

Posted By: Evan Whitfield
I am black. Specifically, I am black and white. I have used my color to avoid detection and to bring attention to variou…
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Jun 8, 2020

Spring/Summer Newsletter 2020

Posted By: Gregory Maksimuk and Kara Francis-Berry
We are presently in the midst of something never experienced by our state. All of us have had to adjust to a new normal …
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Jun 4, 2020

The Calm Before the Storm: Prepare Today for Tomorrow’s Amicable Divorce

Posted By: Jason Sposeep
Thanks to the global Pandemic, the process of getting divorced has considerably slowed.  Status dates and hearings …
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Jun 1, 2020

Family Law Flash Points - June 2020

Illinois Supreme Court amends rules to support use of remote hearings in court proceedings.  The Supreme Court has …
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May 12, 2020

Michele Jochner Recognized Among Top 50 Most Influential Women In Law By Law Bulletin Media

Schiller DuCanto & Fleck LLP is pleased to announce that Partner Michele M. Jochner has been named an honoree of the…
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May 6, 2020

Working Together As A Co-Parenting Team Is The Gift That Keeps On Giving

Posted By: Jason Sposeep
As a divorced Dad, I find myself especially sympathetic to my clients and their children. Parenting is not easy by any m…
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May 6, 2020

Domestic Violence Rises With COVID-19: What To Do If You Are a Victim

Posted By: Erika Wyatt
Mounting evidence suggests that COVID-19 is contributing not only to a rising health crisis, but it is having a rising i…
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Apr 29, 2020

Family Law Flash Points - May 2020

Posted By: Donald Schiller and Michelle Lawless
Two year income average upheld for purposes of calculating child support and maintenance.  In a dissolution of marr…
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Apr 28, 2020

35 Schiller DuCanto & Fleck Attorneys Recognized by 2020 Illinois Leading Lawyers

Schiller DuCanto & Fleck LLP is pleased to announce that 35 of our attorneys have been recognized in the practice ar…
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