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Are You Considering a Divorce? Contact Our Attorneys and Review Your Options Today

Is Divorce Right for You?

Assistance from Our Cook County Divorce Lawyer

Contemplating a divorce is one of the hardest decisions you will ever have to make. No matter what your situation, deciding to separate from your spouse can lead to legal issues that you must be prepared for. Concerns involving your assets, your family, and your children are important to consider, as a divorce can permanently alter your life and your future.

Before Deciding to Divorce

Getting a divorce should be a joint decision made between you and your partner. However, sometimes contentious issues can hinder this process. In these cases, it is important to speak with an experienced divorce attorney to help represent your interests.

Before you get divorced, you must ask yourself many questions, including:

  • Is your relationship no longer working for both of you?
  • Have you exhausted all other options, including counseling and speaking with your spouse?
  • Is your marriage causing emotional stress and anxiety?
  • Do all of your conversations end in arguments?
  • Are you and your spouse no longer physically, emotionally, or sexually attracted to each other?
  • Is divorce used as a threat in your marriage?
  • Are you emotionally ready for this huge change in your life and your family?

Guiding You Through the Divorce Process

If the decision to divorce is an amicable one, and both you and your spouse have mutually agreed that this is the best choice for you and your family, the proceedings can be much easier. Dividing your assets and personal property become a matter of agreeing to certain terms and filing the correct legal documents with the court.

Should you and your spouse be unable to agree, mediation or court litigation may be the best legal route available for your situation. Caryl Jacobs Gabe has been helping clients throughout Palatine, South Barrington, Barrington, Barrington Hills, and Hoffman Estates for nearly 40 years. No matter how contentious your situation may be, our firm can help ensure that your divorce runs as smoothly as possible, and that your interests are always kept in mind. We are conveniently located in Hoffman Estates and Palatine (by appointment) to better serve you.

If you decide that a divorce is right for you, contact our attorney the Law Firm of Caryl Jacobs Gabe, Ltd.

Rave Reviews from
Happy Clients

  • I highly recommend her if you are going through a divorce. She is an expert and extremely professional!!!

    “Thanks for being so amazing! Caryl helped me get out of a terrible marriage. My ex-husband tried to extend the divorce case as long as he could, but Caryl not only helped get me a divorce, she also made sure he paid some of the attorney fees for the delay. I appreciate all your help throughout this tough time. I highly recommend her if you are going through a divorce. She is an expert and extremely professional!!!”

    B.A

  • 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.”

    S.N.

  • 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.”

    S.K.

  • 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.”

    E.B.

  • 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