Dividing Stock Options in an Illinois Divorce

Stock options are often included in what assets are divided amid a divorce. Under Illinois law, stock options are considered a marital asset, and are subject to equitable distribution. However, with the help of an experienced attorney, successful negotiation is possible. Under Illinois Statute, a...

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Business Valuation Amid the Divorce Process

In an Illinois divorce, marital property vs. non-marital property must be distinguished from each other. Only marital property is subject to division. It is divided according to an “equitable division” model. When a business is involved, matters can become complicated. The question of what to do...

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Tips on Getting Into a Healthy Mental State Post-Divorce

At Law Office of Bradley R. Tengler, P.C. we are aware that divorce poses as one of life’s most stressful events. The divorce process can be very physically and emotionally taxing. That is why it is crucial to curate your mental, emotional and physical health after the process ends. Here are some...

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How to Guard Your Safety Amid a Domestic Dispute

If you are divorcing an abusive spouse, it is important to be aware of how to stay safe throughout the process. Even if your spouse has never exhibited abusive behavior, the ample stress the divorce process promises may cause them to scarily lash out. Here are five tips on how to stay safe during...

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Illinois Child Support Modification Laws

In what circumstances can child support be modified, according to Illinois law? One situation in which Illinois law deems a child support modification appropriate is if there are significant changes such as an unexpected injury or a child’s needs increase. An additional situation is if a parent’s...

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