Elgin 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 Sterling Hughes, clients' rights are always protected. We are experienced in divorce, as well as other concerns such as child custody and support, property division, and spousal support. Our Elgin divorce lawyers have over 60 years combined experience in legal matters. Your rights will always be explained patiently and our attorneys will take all the time needed to learn about you and your goals for the end of the case. Our team will bring their experience forward and will look at your case from every possible angle to ensure the best outcome.
From our time practicing law, our team is familiar with the judicial process and the with the Kane County court officials, which allows us to better prepare how to present your case for the most desired outcome. Complete focus on family law means that our attorneys are focused on what they do. Each day, our Elgin team meets to discuss current cases and news in family law in order to spread knowledge for the advantage of all of our clients. As your case evolves, our team will change their strategy to ensure that you are happy at the conclusion of the process.
The more you are informed throughout this process, the less you will worry! Aside from communication and updates, our clients know from day one what the cost of their case will be. Many firms charge by the hour, leading to clients settling before they are satisfied due to fear or rising bills. At Sterling Hughes, we charge a fixed rate that will never have “hidden fees” added at the end of your case.
To learn more about our attorneys' professional history and experience or to set up a consultation, please give us a call!
Directions to our Offices
Our locations serving family law clients in Elgin, IL:
Chicago Office – Head north on N State Street then turn right to merge onto I-90 E. Continue onto I-90 E for 26 miles. Take exit 50B and continue onto W Ohio Street. Turn right on E Pearson Street, then go 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 42 miles with an estimated drive time of an hour and 15 minutes. Please be aware that this route uses toll roads.
Evanston Office – Head north on N State Street then turn right to merge onto I-90 E. Continue onto I-90 E for 23 miles then take the exit onto I-294 N. Exit onto US-14E/E Dempster Street. Stay on W Dempster Street for about 9 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 40 miles with an estimated drive time of an hour and 20 minutes. Please be aware that this route uses toll roads.
Hoffman Estates Office – This might be the most convenient location for you. Head north on N State Street then turn right to merge onto I-90 E. Continue onto I-90 E for four 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 9 miles with an estimated drive time of just over 20 minutes. Please be aware that this route uses toll roads.
Schaumburg Office – Head north on N State Street then turn right to merge onto I-90 E. Continue onto I-90 E for about 12 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 18 miles with an estimated drive time of just over 25 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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