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Red Flags for Parental Child Abduction

Parental child abduction is the removal or retention of a child outside of their habitual residence in breach of another parent or guardian’s custody rights. This can be a deeply distressing and complex issue that can lead to intricate legal battles. At Masters Law Group, we’ve witnessed the anguish and legal complexities that arise in […]

Domestic Violence Awareness Month With Masters Law Group

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. It’s a time when communities throughout the U.S. come together to shed light on domestic violence and stand by survivors.  Almost 20 people in the United States experience physical abuse from an intimate partner every minute. This adds up to over 10 million women and men in a single […]

The Hague Convention and Joe Jonas & Sophie Turner’s Custody Battle

Actress Sophie Turner has initiated a Hague Convention petition claiming her estranged husband, singer and actor Joe Jonas, ‘will not consent’ for their children to ‘return’ to England with her. Here’s a look at the details behind the case, plus we’ll take a look at other celebrities who have had high-stakes custody battles over the […]

DuPage Divorce Lawyer

With nearly a million residents, DuPage is Illinois’ second-most populous county. With a higher population, DuPage also has the second-highest divorce rate in the state. If you need a divorce lawyer in DuPage County, see how Masters Law Group can help.  Located just west of Chicago, DuPage County provides a supportive ecosystem for businesses, a […]

Family Child Abduction

The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children estimates that approximately 200,000 of the 260,000 children abducted each year are taken by a parent or other family member. Family Child Abduction is a very serious criminal offense that can have devastating effects on children and parents. Family child abduction is illegal in every state, and […]

Child Abduction Lawyer

The nightmare of a child abduction is a situation no parent ever wants to face. The feeling of helplessness can be overwhelming, but immediate action is essential to ensure your child’s safe return.  Illinois courts regard child abduction with utmost severity. Child abduction is a serious crime that can have a significant impact on the […]

Divorce vs. Legal Separation

There are numerous options available for couples facing challenges in their marriage. Two common actions that couples consider are divorce and legal separation. Understanding the distinction between these two choices is crucial in Illinois when making life-changing decisions. Navigating divorce and legal separation in Illinois brings up a multitude of legal factors and emotional concerns. […]

The Hague Convention and Family Law: FAQs

Parental child abduction is a living nightmare for parents and families across the globe. But what happens when your child is taken overseas? Continue reading here to find out. Living in an interconnected world makes it easier for families to extend across international borders. However, this can lead to legal challenges that require cross-country cooperation […]

Navigating Divorce Late in Life

National Senior Citizen’s Day is celebrated on August 21st. Whether you’re a senior (retirement age) or a quinquagenarian (50-59), seeking a divorce in your older years has unique challenges. If you’re looking to ‘untie the knot’ as an older citizen, here’s what you need to know. What is Senior Citizen’s Day About? Do you have […]

The Era of Cryptocurrency Divorce

Cryptocurrency divorce is a new phenomenon sweeping the nation and the globe. If you are facing these unchartered waters, an experienced family law attorney is a must. The rise of the cryptocurrency market has seen exponential growth, which has led to the less navigated world of cryptocurrency divorce. Crypto assets are notoriously difficult to trace […]