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Tuesday, April 17, 2018

What Happens If Your Former Spouse Fails to Follow the Divorce Agreement?

The road to a finalized divorce is a difficult one. Unfortunately, things do not automatically fall into place after the divorce decree is entered. Many people struggle with a former spouse who fails to follow the terms of the final divorce agreement. If this has happened for you...

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Tuesday, April 10, 2018

What Happens to Debt in Divorce?

Long after the paper have been signed, divorce can have a lasting impact on your personal finances. This is not just because of alimony, child support, or how your assets were divided, but also how your debts were divided during the divorce process. Division and assignment of debt will have a substantial effect on your financial health going forward after divorce. Get an attorney that understands just how impactful divorce can be on you, your family, and your financial future.

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Wednesday, March 28, 2018

What do you Need for a Residential Lease Agreement?

Illinois Residential Lease Attorney

Here at M&A Law Firm, we are experienced in providing sound legal counsel to both landlords and tenants regarding residential leases. We take into account all aspects of the landlord and tenant relationship and work to help ensure the relationship remains a positive one. Establishing a detailed and legally viable residential lease agreement can be the foundation of this relationship. M&A Law Firm will work with you during the negotiating, drafting, and review period of this important document.

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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Why do I Need a Will?

Illinois Estate Planning Attorney

While many have some idea about what a will is, it is important to understand the true importance of this estate planning document. Yes, it says how you want your property distributed after you die, but its value reaches beyond this. It is also good to know the consequences should you not have a will in place when you pass away.
Estate planning can provide peace of mind for you and your family. Important estate planning documents such as a will can secure a future for your family that you want and bring comfort to you knowing that your loved ones will be provided for after you are gone.

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Monday, March 12, 2018

Trust Basics

Illinois Estate Planning Attorney

You may have heard some things about trusts that have peaked your interest. Trusts can be invaluable in the estate planning process. A trust can protect an inheritance for a minor child. A trust can provide support for a special needs loved one without jeopardizing the receipt of government benefits. A trust can even provide support for a beloved pet.

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Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Selecting a Trustee

Illinois Estate Planning Attorney

A trust is an extremely valuable tool to consider using when you are in the estate planning process. In addition to the purpose, terms, and type of trust you want to establish, one of the most important decisions you will need to make is who will be the trustee of your trust. The trustee is tasked with managing the trust and also enforcing the terms of the trust. It is an important job and great care should be taken in your trustee selection. Some people select a friend, others will select a family member, and some will choose to appoint a professional trustee.

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Monday, February 26, 2018

Illinois Foreclosure Defense Attorney

There are countless reasons why a homeowner may have problems making mortgage payments. It is an all too common scenario for people across the country, Illinois residence included. It can be scary to receive notice from your lender that they are initiating foreclosure proceedings due to non-payment. Do not lose hope. There are several ways to delay foreclosure and save your home.

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Monday, February 19, 2018

Illinois Estate Planning Attorney

Estate planning is about so much more than a will. There are a variety of legal documents that you can put in place to distribute your property and assets to your heirs in a way that will provide such added benefits as avoiding probate and estate taxes. One such legal tool is the Irrevocable Life Insurance Trust (ILIT). M&A Law Firm is prepared to design a comprehensive estate plan that not only meets your specific needs, but also looks for the best interests of you and your loved ones.

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Monday, February 12, 2018

What is a Pet Trust?

As pet owners, many of us know that our pets are like members of the family. We love and care for them, and they love and look after us. It is a truly wonderful and unique relationship. When thinking about the future and estate planning, we think of those in our life that we want to take care of and provide for after we pass away. Many people do not realize that there is a way you can provide for your pets through the estate planning process.

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Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Illinois Estate Planning Attorneys

The probate process can be a frustratingly long and expensive process. There are ways you can save your loved ones from going through this after you pass. M&A Law Firm will work with you to design an estate plan that not only meets your unique needs and circumstances, but one that looks to avoid probating your assets. Contact M&A Law Firm today to secure the most beneficial future for your loved ones you can through a dependable estate plan.

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Monday, January 29, 2018

What Should a Buyer Consider During the Inspection?

Here at M&A Law Firm, P.C. we are here to help our clients through all stages of the real estate buying and selling process. These are big transactions that can have lasting financial implications. Taking care up front, at the beginning of the process can have major benefits and pave the way for a smooth transaction.
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