Kavanagh Grumley & Gorbold, LLC

FAMILY LAW / DOMESTIC RELATIONS

TRUST US WITH YOUR FAMILY AND YOUR FUTURE

There is no area of the law more emotionally challenging, frustrating, and draining than family law. Whether you are trying to escape from an unhappy marriage, adopt a child, or obtain custody of your children, your anxiety level is elevated. You are worried about your future and your family’s future. It’s hard to know whom to trust at such a vulnerable time, but you can trust Kavanagh Grumley & Gorbold family law attorneys to understand both the complexities of the law and the complexities of your situation. We at KG&G appreciate that the issues that bring you to domestic relations court are central in your life. We recognize that your case is unique and life-changing and realize that the facts may be complicated and messy.

If you are divorcing, we will walk with you through the process, keep you informed, and be there for you every step of the way. We will work with you to meet your objectives in the most efficient way possible, whether that is entering into a marital settlement agreement or going to trial. If a trial is essential to ensure that you are treated fairly and your children are in a healthy environment, we have the courtroom experience and determination to stand firm with you and present your case in a favorable way.

Our attorneys are knowledgeable about all aspects of family law and will advise you so that you take the proper steps to protect your rights and your future. If you need an order of protection, temporary maintenance, or equitable distribution of pension benefits, you can rely on us to have the skill and commitment to protect your future.   We devote our attention to every aspect of a marital dissolution, but will focus on the issues that concern you most.

Nothing is more important than your children. You can trust KG&G with your child custody, child support, and visitation issues. We can assist you with establishing legal paternity. We can lead you to joys of parenting through a foreign or domestic adoption or through surrogacy. We also provide legal guidance to surrogates providing a path to parenthood for others. Parenting often extends to a further generation. We advise grandparents of their options and can help them obtain custody, guardianships, or visitation in appropriate cases.

Chantal Host is a trained and court-approved guardian ad litem in both Will and Grundy Counties and is frequently appointed by the courts to represent children that are the subject of custody disputes. She is also a court-approved family law mediator in Will County. If you would like to avoid the expense and stress of a trial, but have not been able to reach a settlement on your own, she is trained to work with you and your attorneys to help you reach a settlement agreement acceptable to both sides.

Trust KG&G to protect your family and your future in family law court. For committed and concerned representation in domestic relations courts in Will County, Grundy County, the southwest suburbs and northern Illinois, call Kavanagh Grumley & Gorbold at 815-727-4511 or contact us online.