Family Law

Whether you need legal counsel for a divorce, child support, custody or visitation, or assistance with any other family law matter, you need the expertise and personal service that Lavelle Law, Ltd. provides. Certainly, we will concentrate on protecting your rights and financial interests, but be assured that we will do so in a compassionate and understanding manner. We are experienced in addressing the urgent needs of orders of protection, no contact orders, and post judgment litigation, as well as in protecting your interests in matters of adoption, guardianship and even civil unions. We are committed to clear communication and vigorous advocacy when encountering these very personal and emotional issues.

Our Services

  • Divorce/Dissolution of Marriage
  • Uncontested Divorces
  • Default Divorces
  • Mediation
  • Legal Separations
  • Annulments
  • Post-Judgment Litigation
  • Modifications of Judgments
  • Contribution of College Expenses for Children
  • Permanent Removal of Children from Illinois
  • Custody and Visitation
  • Child Support
  • Child Support Enforcement
  • Paternity
  • Adoptions
  • Guardianships
  • Second Parent Adoptions
  • Civil Unions
  • No Contact/Stalking Orders
  • Orders of Protection
  • Prenuptial/Postnuptial Agreements