Preparing for Divorce

We understand that life doesn’t always go the way we planned. Maybe there have been issues brewing for quite some time an you, or your spouse, have finally decided that it is time to move on and divorce is imminent. What can you do to prepare...

Property Settlement

During a divorce, there is one question that seems to be frequently asked – who gets what? Illinois law is designed to provide an “equitable” allocation of assets and debts. At The Law Offices of Matthew Kaplan, we will...

Mediation

Mediation can be a cost-effective and speedy means to resolve marital conflicts.  Even in cases where the parties are locked in seemingly intractable conflict, a trained mediator can help them come to agreement on many, if not all issues.  This...