How Does Divorce Impact Business Owners?
Many business owners consider their business to be like a second child. Any business is an extension of the owner; you put your blood, sweat, and tears into making it work. When a divorce occurs, there may be changes involving the structure and ownership of a business. Or there may need to be a buyout.…Read More
Please Welcome Attorneys Larry S. Starkopf
This month, we are thrilled to announce that we have two new additions to our Family Law Solutions, P.C. Team. Please join us in welcoming attorneys Larry Starkopf and Victoria Barnhill! Larry S. Starkopf represents individuals in all aspects of family and matrimonial law. He has over four decades of experience, including time as a public…Read More
What You Need to Know About the Effect of Divorce on Your Taxes
Divorce affects your tax situation in ways you may not expect, and at the same time, it has no impact in places where you might assume it would. Before filing your return—and ideally, before finalizing your divorce—there are some key tax issues you need to consider. Alimony and Child Support are “Tax Neutral” Payments Not long…Read More
The Valentine’s Day Proposal: First Comes Love, Then Comes…a Prenup?
There’s a common misconception that prenuptial agreements are only for rich people who don’t expect their marriages to last. In reality, prenuptial agreements often strengthen marriages because they provide clarity and help couples understand their mutual expectations and responsibilities. Prenuptial agreements can be particularly helpful for individuals with obligations from prior marriages, or in situations…Read More
Family Law Solutions, PC, Helps to End the Cycle of Domestic Violence
We raised our glasses to commemorate Domestic Violence Awareness Month at the WINGS 21st Annual Hybrid Purple Tie Ball. The WINGS Program, Inc. is a dedicated advocate to end domestic violence by providing a safe space for victims and the tools and support to help them move away from violence. Family Law Solutions was honored…Read More
Finding the Right Solution, One Client at a Time
Family Law Solutions, P.C. is different from most other family law firms. I’d like to share with you why and how we differ. It’s About the Client Our name speaks for itself. Through our credentials, experience, and recognition, we will provide you with the family law solutions you should expect from a top law firm. …Read More
Family Law Solutions, P.C. Connects with the Community
We don’t just work here—we live here, too. At Family Law Solutions, P.C., we appreciate the support we’ve received from our clients and neighbors in the Chicagoland area. Our team is dedicated to supporting the community through volunteer work and involvement in professional organizations that give back. As the founder of the firm, Janet C. Boyle was thrilled…Read More
Is Lifestyle Still a Factor for Maintenance?
Janet Boyle recently led a presentation for the IICLE® 2021 Business Valuation, Financial & Tax Issues in Divorce: Defining & Understanding Income program. Janet’s presentation covered: What factors of the standard of living will a Court consider in view of the guidelines? Is the ability to save for retirement an element that should be considered?…Read More
Gratitude For So Much Progress in Our First Year
As the new year commences, Family Law Solutions, P.C. is taking the time to express gratitude for our professional and personal relationships, our clients, and the impact we’ve made in the past year. You may be aware that Janet left a founding partner position at her prior law firm to start Family Law Solutions, P.C.…Read More
Janet Boyle Receives The Honorable Edward R. Jordan Lifetime Achievement Award
Family Law Solutions, P.C. is pleased to announce Founder and Principal Janet Boyle has received the prestigious Hon. Edward R. Jordan Lifetime Achievement Award for her important contributions to the practice of family law. The Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education presented the award during the IICLE@ Annual Business Valuation, Financial & Tax Issues in…Read More