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Child Custody Lawyer Lake Forest

LIttle girl with baby brother when needing custody modification call Child Custody Lawyer Lake Forest.

One of the most important issues that arises between parents concerns the care and custody of children. Problems in their relationship often result in child custody disputes. At the Women’s Divorce & Family Law Group, our child custody lawyers in Lake Forest take the actions needed to protect you, with the goal of getting the best outcome possible in your child custody proceedings. 

Our Child Custody Lawyers in Lake Forest Protect Your Rights

At the Women’s Divorce & Family Law Group, we act as a strong legal advocate on your side in child custody proceedings. Our child custody lawyers in Lake Forest help to ensure your rights as a parent are protected when determining custody arrangements and in creating parenting plans through the Lake County Family Court. Areas that will need to be addressed through these plans include:

  • Sole custody versus joint child time sharing arrangements;
  • Rights regarding overnight stays and weekend visitation;
  • Extended visits on holidays, school breaks, birthdays, or other special occasions;
  • Legal authority in making decisions on behalf of the child, such as in regards to their education and religious upbringing;
  • Pick-up and drop-off arrangements between the parents;
  • Agreements regarding how scheduling problems and other potential disputes will be resolved. 

Actions We Can Take on Your Behalf

Under the Illinois Statutes, there are a variety of factors the judge will consider before approving any child custody arrangements. These include: 

  • Each parent’s current and prior relationship with the child;
  • Their proven capacity to provide for the child and provide the nurturing they need;
  • Each parent’s ability to cooperate with the other in executing any child custody plans;
  • Any risk factors that could put the child in jeopardy, such as addiction, accusations of abuse, or criminal behavior on the part of one of the parents. 

At the Women’s Divorce & Family Law Group, you can count on us to take the actions needed to protect you in child custody proceedings. Our child custody lawyer in Lake Forest can thoroughly review your case, file the appropriate legal documents, arrange for hearings, negotiate with all parties involved, and gather the evidence needed to present in court while keeping you informed and updated throughout the process. 

Request a Consultation With Our Child Custody Lawyers in Lake Forest

The Women’s Divorce & Family Law Group is nationally recognized as one of the best family law firms and featured in magazines such as O, The Oprah Magazine and Elle. Let us be your first choice when dealing with legal matters that impact you and those you love. To request a consultation with our child custody lawyer in Lake Forest, reach out and call or contact our office online today. 

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Downtown Chicago/Loop Office
Fax:312-283-8636
Lake Forest Office
Fax:312-283-8636
Lisle Office
Fax:312-283-8636
Lake Forest Office

100 Saunders Rd.
Suite 150

Lake Forest, IL 60045

Lisle Office

3333 Warrenville Rd.
Suite 200

Lisle, IL 60532

Downtown Chicago/Loop Office

77 W. Wacker Drive
45th Floor

Chicago, IL 60601

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