Over Four Decades Of Experience

At Courtney, Clark & Mejias, P.C., we are committed to putting the needs of your children first in child parental responsibility and parenting time proceedings. Because we have practiced family law for more than 40 years combined, we understand your children’s needs, your goals as a parent and how the evolving laws may impact your family.

Find Out How Illinois parental responsibility Laws Apply To You

As of Jan. 1, 2016, parenting time is called parenting time and child parental responsibility is now called parental responsibility allocation. In addition to the terminology, other aspects of Illinois child parental responsibility laws can be confusing. Contact our law firm to learn more. We will:

  • Listen to your goals: Our attorneys will listen to you and develop a strategy to reach those goals.
  • Represent you in court: Our lawyers will present your side to the court, so the judge can see why your plan is best for your kids.
  • File post-decree modifications: If you need to seek a modification to child parental responsibility or parenting time, we can advise and represent you.
  • Prove or disprove paternity: We can help you prove or disprove paternity, whichever the case may be.

The courts consider a variety of factors to determine what is in the best interest of the child. Our lawyers will review your situation, and help you pursue the child parental responsibility and parenting time arrangements that make the most sense based on the circumstances.