Des Plaines Family Law & Divorce Attorneys
- Child Custody
- Child Support
- And other Family Law issues
Choose a Divorce Option that Works for You
There are three basic types of divorce. The first step in obtaining an Illinois divorce is deciding which process is right for you.
- Personal Collaborative Attorney
- Non-adversarial Negotiations
- One Quick Court Appearance at the End
- Shorter Process than Litigation
- More Affordable than Litigation
Divorce Mediationstarting at
- One Court Appearance at the End
- Paperwork Completed for You
- Non-Adversarial Negotiations
- Reduced Stress
- Lowest Costs Divorce
- $1,750 - $3,250 per person
- Good during High-Conflict Negotiations
- Personal Litigation Attorney
- Good if Substance Abuse and or Domestic Violence is Present
- Good when Spouse cannot be Found
- Good when Mediation Fails or is not an Option
How We Help Clients
About Sterling Hughes, LLC
With over 60 years of combined legal experience, our Des Plaines divorce lawyers at Sterling Hughes represent the Cook County area in family law matters such as child custody and support, spousal support and property division, and divorce mediation and litigation. Our attorneys serving Des Plaines will protect your rights and help you understand the legal process you will work through.
With over 60 hours of combined experience, our attorneys have worked through many types of scenarios and have a strategy for every situation they encounter. Communication is a strength of ours – we will talk about your concerns and will learn what your goals are for the outcome of the case. We will be with you every step of the way.
Will our extra communication mean a higher price for you? Unlike many other firms, we have a one-time cost that encompasses all the work and time that our attorneys will put into your case.
Do not worry about having to settle before you are satisfied. Our costs are transparent and we will communicate them with you before we begin working on your case.
At Sterling Hughes, you are hiring more than an attorney, you are hiring a team that will work alongside you until the conclusion of your case. Please give us a call if you have any questions or if you would like to set up a consultation.
Directions to our Offices
Our locations serving family law clients in Des Plaines, IL:
Chicago Office – Head south on Des Plaines River Road/S River Road then stay right to briefly merge onto I-294 S. Stay right to merge onto I-90 E and stay on for six and a half miles. Keep left for the Armitage Ave exit to stay on I-90/I-94 for another seven and a half miles. Continue until it turns into W Ohio Street. Turn right on E Pearson Street then turn left on N Mies Van Der Rohe Way. Finally, turn left on E Chestnut Street. We are in the John Hancock Center on the right-hand side. There is a parking garage accessible from the Chestnut Street or Delaware Place sides of the building. The trip is about 19 miles with an estimated drive time of 50 minutes. Please be aware that this route uses toll roads.
Evanston Office – Head east on Miner Street continuing onto US-14 E/E Dempster Street. Continue east then turn left onto Chicago Ave then left again on Davis Street. Finally, turn right on Orrington Ave. There is public parking available in a parking garage accessible from Orrington Ave and also street level parking on Orrington Ave. The trip is about 11 miles with an estimated drive time of 35 minutes.
Hoffman Estates Office – Head south on Des Plaines River Road/S River Road then stay right to briefly merge onto I-294 S. Stay right to merge onto I-90 W and continue for 17 miles. Take the IL-59 exit and go straight to continue on Hoffman Blvd. Turn right on Forbs Ave and our building will be on the right-hand side. There is an ample amount of free parking available in a large parking lot around the building. The trip is about 22 miles with an estimated drive time of just over 25 minutes.
Schaumburg Office – This might be the most convenient location for you. Head south on Des Plaines River Road/S River Road, then stay right to briefly merge onto I-294 S. Stay right to merge onto I-90 W and continue for 9 miles. Turn right onto IL-62 W/W Algonquin Road. Turn left on Arbor Drive, when the road splits stay right. Turn right on Walden Office Square and our building is on the east side. There is a large, free parking lot available for use in front of the building. The trip is about 14 miles with an estimated drive time of just over 20 minutes. Please be aware that this route uses toll roads.
Three Simple Steps
Find out how simple the divorce process can be when you work with a law firm that puts you first. Book your consult today!
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