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divorce process in IllinoisFaculty Member: Candace L. Meyers, Family Law Attorney

Facilitator: Dan Couvrette, CEO and Publisher of Divorce Magazine, Family Lawyer Magazine, and DivorcedMoms.com

In cases involving high-net-worth individuals or business owners, the divorce process can become quite complex. Listeners in Illinois will gain a deeper understanding of what to expect while going through the process and what steps to take to protect one’s business and assets. More


Candace L. Meyers is a partner at Boyle Feinberg P.C and has exclusively practiced family law since 2004. The financially savvy mother of two has a background in business and handles all types of family law cases ranging from pre- to post-judgment manners. Candace is a compassionate and understanding attorney and takes pride in empowering her clients to attain favorable outcomes.  


What you will learn from this podcast session: “The Divorce Process in Illinois for Financially Complex Cases”

divorce process in Illinois for financially complex casesThis session will discuss:

  • whether a spouse who put their education or career on hold to help put their spouse through school is entitled to financial recognition for their sacrifice if the marriage ends in divorce
  • how you can know if your spouse if being truthful in their financial disclosure
  • how you can ensure you get a property settlement that is fair and meets your needs
  • the division of property in cases where there are multiple properties
  • what happens to private business records during a divorce
  • whether spousal support is meant to guarantee that a recipient’s lifestyle will remind the same after divorce
  • what a business owner’s first steps should be after being served divorce papers
  • how a business owner can protect their company during divorce
  • the importance of hiring a business valuator
  • how true income and a business’ worth is determined in a case where a party is self-employed in a cash-based business.

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