Choosing to adopt a child is a major decision, but one that can provide a child with a real, loving home and a chance at a normal and happy life. If you are a resident of Illinois that is considering adoption, it is beneficial to review Illinois adoption laws and policies to get an idea of the process and requirements.

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The process of a divorce is tough on everyone in the family from the spouses to the children whose lives are about to change significantly.  Divorce proceedings often involve intense emotions and some of this tension may carry over into the planning involving child custody and visitation.  When going through a divorce, the parents must…

10 Best Client Satisfaction Award

Allen Gabe has earned several distinctions in 2016 for his commitment to his clients and associations.  Allen was recently awarded the “10 Best” Client Satisfaction Award for the second year in a row, was re-elected to the Board of Governors for the Northwest Suburban Bar Association, was named Chairman of the Schaumburg-Hoffman Estates Rotary Club…

Attorney Allen Gabe of Allen Gabe Law, P.C. has been awarded the “10 Best” Client Satisfaction Award in the state of Illinois for 2015.  The recipients of this award are chosen by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys which is an impartial third party organization that consists of attorneys that specialize in family law. …

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Traditionally, women had been granted child custody in more cases than men but in recent years, men have made excellent progress in gaining custody and visitation rights.  In the days when women won the majority of the child custody battles, men usually had to settle for weekend visitation and many people still believe this dynamic…

The planning stage of a wedding is often very hectic with a lot of decisions to be made but in the past, prenuptial agreements have often been ignored or considered taboo.  There is still a widely held belief attached to prenuptial agreements that they are mainly for the wealthy.  However, a recent nationwide survey of…

When someone with a child from a previous marriage gets married to a new spouse, each person involved must go through a transition period in which the step parent gets acclimated to their new role.  During this period, it may be difficult for the child or even the parent to accept their new spouse as…

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