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Are You Considering a Prenuptial Agreement? Our Attorneys Are Committed to the Results You Need

Attorney for Prenuptial Agreements

Protecting Your Pre-Marital Interests & Assets

A prenuptial agreement is a legal agreement that is made before marriage between both spouses. This agreement decides how assets, debts, and other financial matters will be handled should a divorce occur in the future. While many may view this as a negative thing to do before marriage, having a prenuptial agreement in place can actually help you avoid serious and costly disputes down the road.

Our Cook County family law attorney at the Law Firm of Caryl Jacobs Gabe, Ltd. can help you create a solid and legally sound prenuptial agreement that is aimed at protecting your pre-marital interests and assets.

Some of the issues that can be covered in a prenuptial agreement include:

  • How property will be divided
  • Each spouse's right to use, sell, transfer, manage, or dispose of property
  • How alimony will be paid, if at all, and the amount and duration of the payments
  • Ownership rights in the death benefit from a spouse's life insurance policy
  • Other legal matters that the couple can create a contract for

Making the Process Acceptable for Both Parties

We completely understand the delicate nature of creating and finalizing a prenuptial agreement. Getting your fiancée to agree to the terms and conditions set forth can, in itself, be a difficult task. Our legal team can provide you and your soon-to-be spouse with sound legal advice as we explain the benefits of a prenuptial agreement. We will make sure to approach the subject with the goal of making the process acceptable for both parties.

Cook County Attorney Providing Effective & Personalized Service

Whether you want to protect savings, investments, business interests, inheritance, property, patents, or anything else before entering into marriage, we are here to help! We have more than 40 years of experience, and we are committed to providing each client with high-quality, personalized legal attention.

Contact or call us today at (847) 278-2851 for assistance with your prenuptial agreement! We have an office in Palatine available by appointment.

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Happy Clients

  • Caryl Jacobs Gabe saved my life!!!! Beyond grateful!!

    “Caryl Jacobs Gabe saved my life!!!! Beyond grateful!!”


  • I will be recommending many more people to her. Thank you! Thank you! Thank you.

    “I came to Caryl initially to get some legal advise, and I was so impressed with her calm demeanor in our initial consultation that I came back to her a week later and filed for divorce. The process was so quick and easy. All my questions were answered in an expeditious and honest manner. I will be recommending many more people to her. Thank you! Thank you! Thank you.”


  • She has always shown the utmost respect and professionalism.

    “I have known Caryl for many years and have had numerous family law cases against her. She has always shown the utmost respect and professionalism.”


  • Thank you for all you did for me during that difficult time.

    “Any questions I had, Caryl or Tim would happily answer them. Caryl stood up for me repeatedly in an ugly battle. Things were done promptly, even when the other side was slow. Caryl's confidence is comforting and well deserved. Everything worked out in my favor in the end. Thank you for all you did for me during that difficult time. I appreciate the patience that shown to me, and the calming demeanor that was constant throughout. 5 stars is an understatement”

    Michael Davis

  • Thank you for all that you did for me. It will not be forgotten.

    “Caryl handled my divorce and made a very difficult time in my life an easy one. Thank you for all that you did for me. It will not be forgotten.”