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Divorce and Family Law

If you’re looking for a family law or divorce lawyer in the Rockford, IL, area, American Law Firm, P.C. can be there for you! Our dedicated team of attorneys from the Stateline Area has a combined 125+ years practicing in divorce and family law.

You can rely on our professional team, whether you need a divorce lawyer, a family law attorney or a child custody support lawyer in Rockford, IL, to help you with your case. To get started, simply get in touch with us today for a FREE 30-minute initial consultation at (815) 394-1776.

Our Work in Family and Divorce Law

  • Assistance and advice for newlyweds
  • Help with adoption
  • Pre- and Postnuptial agreements
  • Post-divorce assistance
  • Help with paternity issues
  • Child custody support
  • Child support
  • Visitation issues

Relevant Documents for Family Law Cases

  • For requests for support and maintenance, a monthly budget of expenses will be required. In this case, American Law Firm, P.C. will provide the client with a form approved by the court for this purpose, which they can then fill out with the appropriate information as soon as possible.
  • Estate Planning Documents may be required for those with an interest in any estate or trust; necessary documents may include a will, living will, healthcare power of attorney or durable power of attorney.
  • Tax returns will be required. American Law Firm requests clients’ State and Federal returns from the past three years with all Schedules, W-2 Forms, and 1099 Forms.
  • Net Worth Statements will need to be provided to American Law Firm, P.C. if a client has filed financial or net worth statements within the last three (3) years and are in the process of securing or attempting to secure a loan.
  • Current statements for Retirement Plans, such as profit sharing, pension or retirement plans, including IRAs, should be provided to American Law Firm, P.C. These documents should be the most current plan and should include the name and address of the plan administrator.
  • Real Estate Appraisals should be provided if the client has had any property appraised within the past three years for any reason.
  • Life Insurance Policies should be provided, with information, such as the name of the insurance company, the face value of the policy and the cash value of the policy, included.
  • Medical Insurance Policies should be provided, with information, such as the name, address and policy or group number included.
  • Bank Accounts should be provided in the form of a photocopy of a current statement of all bank, savings and other financial accounts.
  • Securities information should be provided, with the client providing American Law Firm, P.C. a copy of any stocks or bonds they currently own, indicating the purchasing price of these stocks and bonds, as well as information regarding the brokerage accounts holding said stock.
  • Information regarding Business Interests should be provided, whether it’s the client or their spouse who holds an interest in a business entity. This information includes tax returns for the past three years, along with copies of balance sheets and profit and loss statements for the past three years.

Do you want to learn more about how the American Law Firm, P.C. can help you as a family law attorney in Rockford, IL? We may also be able to provide assistance in other matters, such as in the field of personal injury. Please reach out today for more information.

Call us now to get the legal advice you need.815-394-1776

Client Testimonials

After meeting with Mr. Crosby I feel that I have the information that I need to make the right decision.

R.B

10/28/2017

Client Testimonials

Professional and personable. Tyler listened to us and explained everything thoroughly. It was nice to have someone who could understand and relate.

Regina Klikas

10/28/2017

Client Testimonials

Very professional, straightforward and honest about options for my case.

Lyn Pond

10/28/2017

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