One of the primary questions that couples must answer during divorce is this: Will either spouse be financially supported by the other after the divorce?
Did you know that the Illinois legislature recently passed a law that will significantly change the way family law judges answer these questions in our state? If you answered this question "no," you aren't alone.
We recently published a white paper entitled "What Illinois' New Spousal Maintenance Law Will Mean For The Average Divorce." In this paper, we lay out the changes that are coming to alimony - also called spousal maintenance - in Illinois in a way that makes it easier to understand.