Modification Of Spousal Maintenance In Illinois

Barrington Alimony Modification Attorney

After an initial award of spousal maintenance, formerly known as "alimony," in an Illinois divorce case, circumstances may significantly change, possibly necessitating the modification of spousal maintenance. Barrington attorney Blake Austin Culver at Richard W. Culver, Ltd. can help you to pursue, or to defend, a petition for modification of spousal maintenance in Illinois.

Illinois Law And Spousal Maintenance Modification:

Under Illinois law, an order of maintenance may be modified or terminated only upon a showing of a substantial change in circumstances.

In a modification proceeding, the Court considers numerous factors, such as whether there has been a change in the employment status of either party and whether the change has been made in good faith.

Learn More About Spousal Maintenance Modification In Illinois:

With so much as stake concerning the modification of spousal maintenance, including legal rights and financial interests, it is prudent to consult with a dedicated and knowledgeable divorce attorney, who can help review the maintenance provisions in a Marital Settlement Agreement, incorporated into a Judgment of Dissolution of Marriage. Barrington divorce attorney Blake Austin Culver at Richard W. Culver, Ltd. can help you learn more about spousal maintenance modification in Illinois, and Blake can help evaluate your specific circumstances.

Contact A Barrington Alimony Modification Lawyer At Richard W. Culver, Ltd.

If you have any questions or concerns pertaining to the modification of spousal maintenance in Illinois, contact Richard W. Culver, Ltd. at 847-382-2900 or complete the online contact form to arrange a confidential case evaluation. At Richard W. Culver, Ltd., evening and weekend appointments are available to accommodate clients' schedules.