Child Custody in Monroe County, IL

Monroe County and Waterloo, Illinois Child Custody and Parenting Time Lawyer

Every family law judge brings a different set of values to court. When it comes to making decisions about child custody, the judges and court professionals in Monroe County, Illinois in Waterloo have a different set of values and expectations than other judges in surrounding counties. While it is true that the courts always look at what is in the best interest of the child, knowing the court procedures and values of Madison County, Illinois judges is invaluable.

If you face a child custody problem in Monroe County, Illinois, Stange Law Firm, PC can help you. We will help you understand what your local courts expect and how we can help you resolve the issue as efficiently and as cost-effectively as possible.

Speaking of local courts, the terms "custody" and "visitation" are no longer, having been replaced in 2016 with "allocate parental responsibilities and parenting time". This is accomplished via the "Parenting Plan". We are comfortable operating in this new landscape and look forward to helping you reach a workable plan with your children's best interests at the forefront.

As set forth in our attorneys individual biographies, we have received numerous accolades for our family law services. Founding Partner, Kirk Stange has been recognized as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer. Attorney and Partner in Illinois, Jillian Wood, is Lead Counsel Rated for Divorce and Family Law.

We do everything possible to resolve issues without the need for costly litigation. When court becomes necessary to protect your family interests, we are a trusted law firm that can navigate you through this tough time.

To learn more about the Monroe County Circuit Court, please go the following link:

  • Monroe County Circuit Court: Click this link to view the Monroe County's Circuit Court for information.

From our webpage, you can also read articles about family law, view informational videos, seminar videos, listen to our podcast, download our mobile application or view support calculators for Illinois.

Ready To Do Whatever It Takes in Monroe County, Illinois in Waterloo

We know how Monroe County, IL judges view custody issues. At Stange Law Firm, PC, you have the benefit of experience, knowledge and insight guiding you through the process.

We have experience in all areas of Madison County child custody law, including:

New Illinois Child Custody Law

The term "child custody" in Illinois is now being refered to as "allocation of parental responsibilities." Court systems in Illinois can now "allocate" decision-making power to each parent in areas such as, health, education, religion and extracurricular activities. This allows both parents to be involved in the life of the child, even if they are unable to communicate well with eachother.

Contact a Monroe County, Illinois and Waterloo Child Custody Attorney

Are you looking to hire an experienced family law attorney to help you with your child custody matter? If so, contact us online or by phone to schedule a confidential consultation at our office in Monroe County.  Information about this location is below:

Monroe County (Waterloo), IL Office (by appointment only): 618-208-0587 Click to learn more about this location.