Divorce

May 5, 2021

Can I Change My Judge?

In Illinois, the law is clear and succinct about whether or not you can change your judge. Each party is entitled to one substitution of judge […]
March 24, 2021

Filing Taxes During a Divorce

Couples filing taxes in the midst of a divorce have a lot to consider, starting with establishing the correct filing status for both spouses. Choosing the […]
January 8, 2021

Mine or Ours? Inherited IRAs and Income

Family law usually is comprised of issues relating to child support, maintenance (spousal support), and other financial issues that the court hears and rules on. Of […]
December 8, 2020
Case Study in Asset Disclosure and Division in Divorce Erika Jayne and Tom Girardi

Case Study in Asset Disclosure and Division in Divorce Erika Jayne and Tom Girardi

In November 2020, Erika Jayne stunned fans by announcing the end of her 21-year marriage to attorney Tom Girardi. Throughout their marriage, the couple has kept […]
October 30, 2020
Celebrating 6 years of Family Law & Litigation Services to Our Clients

Celebrating 6 years of Family Law & Litigation Services to Our Clients

In 2014, Kiswani Law was founded by Attorney Mervate Mohammad.  The firm was founded to provide clients a resolution that best serves their interests and goals […]
September 29, 2020
What Rights Does a Stepparent Have to a Child In a Divorce?

What Rights Does a Stepparent Have to a Child In a Divorce?

Blended families have become a common occurrence, as many single parents choose to marry other single parents. Unfortunately, many of these couples will later divorce as […]
September 22, 2020
Divorce and Custody Battles Don't Fit in the World of Instant Gratification

Divorce and Custody Battles Don’t Fit in the World of Instant Gratification

In today’s world, meeting someone new and the dating process is fast-tracked due to the multitude of dating apps and services that provide instantaneous access to […]
September 15, 2020
Case Study & Review of Chrishell Stause and Justin Hartley’s Divorce

Case Study & Review of Chrishell Stause and Justin Hartley’s Divorce

Background Chrishell Stause, from Netflix’s Original “Selling Sunset”, is a real estate agent of the Oppenheim Group in Los Angeles California and a former actress, who […]
June 25, 2019
the forest preserves

The Forest Preserves – a Hidden Gem and a Great Place for Parenting Time and Vacations

Parenting time ideas can sometimes be scarce, costly and daunting. Luckily, if you live in the Chicagoland area, there are numerous free events you can partake […]
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