Elmhurst 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 experience, The Elmhurst divorce lawyers at Sterling Hughes represent clients in DuPage County in matters related to divorce, child custody and support, property division, and spousal support. We protect the rights of our clients and ensure that they have an accurate understanding of the process of their case.
We are more than divorce and child custody lawyers – we are family law professionals. Our attorneys handle personal and sensitive matters with the utmost discretion and professionalism. Our team truly understands and sympathizes with the problems our clients are facing; we will never leave you wondering about the status of your case, as communication with our clients is a priority of our firm. The experienced team at Sterling Hughes will help you tackle issues from all angles in order to achieve the best outcome for your case.
Our Elmhurst team has experience with the judges we work with. As a result, we have a deep understanding of their process. Additionally, we have devoted years to networking and developing relationships with professionals who are likely to be involved with your case, such as court guardians, social workers, accountants, financial analysts, appraisers, and mediators.
We work exclusively in family law, unlike some other firms who practice multiple areas of law. We know our strengths and we excel at what we do because we are passionate about it. We fight hard for the well-being of the families we represent. We work for results – not to line our pockets with your money. Our attorneys work for a fixed cost that will be determined at the beginning of your case. This cost includes all communication, research, and does not vary based on the length of your case; there will be no hidden fees added as the case continues. Allow us to ease your burden by keeping you informed every step of the way.
For more information about the professional history of our experienced attorneys, please contact our office today.
Directions to our Offices
Our locations serving family law clients in Elmhurst, IL:
Chicago Office – Go south on Arlington Ave then turn let on E St Charles Road. Turn right to merge onto I-290 E. Stay on I-290 E for about 15 and a half miles then take the Wacker Drive exit. Keep left to continue on Lower Wacker Dr and follow signs for Van Buren Street. After about a mile and a half turn left on Lower Michigan Ave, crossing the Chicago River. Turn right on E Illinois Street then take a left on N Columbus Drive (turns into N Fairbanks Ct). Turn left on E Chicago Ave, then take a right 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 20 miles with an estimated drive time of 50 minutes.
Evanston Office – Head north on N Willow Road then turn right on E North Ave. Stay right following signs for US-20 E/W and I-294 N. Turn right onto the I-294 N ramp and continue on it for about 10 and a half miles. Exit onto US-14 E/E Dempster Street. Continue onto W Dempster Street for about six miles. 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 23 miles with an estimated drive time of 50 minutes. Please be aware that this route uses toll roads.
Hoffman Estates Office – Head north on N York Street then turn left to merge onto I-290 W. Stay on I-290 W for another 11 miles. Stay right towards IL-62/Algonquin Road then take the exit onto I-90 W. Follow I-90 W for another eight and a half 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 23 miles with an estimated drive time of 30 minutes. Please be aware that this route uses toll roads.
Schaumburg Office – This might be the most convenient location for you. Head north on N York Street then turn left to merge onto I-290 W. Stay on I-290 W for another 11 miles. Stay right to take the IL-62/Algonquin Road Exit. Stay left to take the Algonquin Road exit. Keep right to merge onto 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 15 miles with an estimated drive time of just over 20 minutes.
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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