Child Custody/Child Support
At Ken Devaney Law we feel very strongly that any family law cases involving children should be focused on one thing: the best interests of the child or children. We agree with the legislature that having both parents in a child’s life is an important goal, though experience tells us that joint parenting can be an exceptionally difficult process. Our experienced family law attorney want to help you through this process. We want to assist you in achieving the best possible resolution while keeping in mind the best interests of your child. In addition to helping with legal matters relating to determining child support, we also handle matters involving child support enforcements and child support modifications.
Illinois has child support guidelines that are used to determine child support payments. While the guidelines are fairly rigid and calculated based on numerical figures, it is still important to have a knowledgeable attorney helping you through this process. Raising a child can be an expensive proposition. If you are the primary If you believe you are entitled to receive child support or if you have been ordered to pay child support and wish to challenge the amount set by the court or DHFS, you should contact our office for a free, confidential consultation and case evaluation.