In Illinois, the law has set forth guidelines to be used by courts in determining the appropriate amount of child support based on net income of the supporting parent and the number of children to be supported. These guidelines can be deviated from based on the individual circumstances of your family. You need an experienced attorney to make your case for you.
Depending on the length of your marriage and the financial circumstances of you and your spouse, you may be entitled to spousal support or maintenance, previously called alimony. Call today for a free a consultation.