At The Law Office of Dawn R. Underhill, we take divorce and related matters very seriously. When we first talk with a client who wants to file for divorce, we spend a great deal of time trying to understand what led to this decision. This enlightens us as to what the client expects or wants to achieve in the divorce and its related matters such as property division or child custody determinations. It can also uncover elements of the case that can strengthen our client’s position. Our goal is always to put our client in the strongest possible position prior to settlement negotiations with the other spouse’s attorney.
With 20 years of legal experience, Joliet divorce lawyer Dawn R. Underhill represents clients in all aspects of divorce and related matters, including:
- Child custody and visitation
- Spousal maintenance
- Child support, including potential paternity disputes
- Property division
- Orders of protection
- Other family law matters
Will County Lawyer Experienced With Complex Property Division
Discussions surrounding property interests can quickly become heated in a high net worth divorce or divorce involving complex property issues. Our law firm recognizes the importance of thorough business valuations and other property appraisals to ensure property interests are divided in an equitable fashion.
Protecting Your Rights After Divorce
At The Law Office of Dawn R. Underhill, we try to help our clients understand that divorce is the beginning of a new stage in their lives. Even after the divorce is finalized however, you may face a situation that compromises or affects your rights and interests. As the financial situations of the parties change, as children grow older, or other conditions change, so can the terms of the stipulations relating to the divorce. We continue to work with many clients after their divorces to ensure that their rights are protected, along with those of their children.
We regularly seek post-decree modifications of child support, child custody, visitation and spousal maintenance orders on behalf of our clients, and are also equipped to represent their interests in enforcement actions involving support or visitation orders.
At our Joliet law firm, you will find a compassionate divorce attorney dedicated to achieving acceptable solutions to divorce and family law problems — solutions that protect our clients’ rights and enable them to envision a positive future after the divorce.
For a free consultation with Will County divorce lawyer Dawn R. Underhill, call toll free 877-Law-Dawn (877-529-3296), or contact us online.