One of the inherent differences of criminal charges against civil lawsuits is that the evidence against you in the former must be able to withstand the test of the burden of proof. In civil cases, there...

Starting a family is easy, but certain issues affecting family life responsibilities must involve the court. Such aspects include divorce and child adoption procedures. Family lawyers provide the necessary...

Having a child is a big responsibility, and the state requires parents to support that child even if they are not married. Who pays for child support and how much depends on state law. Generally, the parent...

Once convicted of a crime, always a criminal, right? Not necessarily so. There are cases when you can actually have that criminal record stricken off forever and it’s called expunging a felony record....

If you’ve been arrested for driving under influence (DUI) in Illinois, it’s important to understand your state laws. If an arresting officer stops you due to suspicious driving behavior, you’ll have...