How to Choose a Family Law Attorney

Serving Waukegan, Libertyville, Lake County, Gurnee & nearby areas of Illinois

If you’re going through legal difficulties with your spouse or another family member, it’s tempting to dismiss the importance of finding an attorney. Many clients initially thought they could hash out any issues with the other party in the case.

Sadly, that’s often not the case. If the legal issues prove intractable, you’ll want an experienced Illinois family law attorney. But more importantly, you want the right attorney.

This is an important and difficult choice. Family law is complicated, and the inter-personal dynamics involve call for a lawyer with a specialized skill set. At The Law Offices of Thaddeus M. Bond Jr. & Associates, our family law attorneys have these skill sets. We’re confident that the consideration of a few key factors will lead you to our offices and attorneys.

If you’re an Illinois resident looking for an experienced family law attorney, please call The Law Offices of Thaddeus M. Bond Jr. & Associates at 847-599-9101.


The first and most important feature to look for when considering family law attorneys in Illinois is experience. Family law cases are complicated, but many of them are decided based on established formulae. A familiarity with these formulae and a knowledge of the intricacies of the law are crucial.

Our family law attorney has been representing clients in Illinois for decades, practicing since 1990. These years of experience will prove vital when you’re in the middle of a difficult legal situation.

Relevant Practice Areas

“Family law” is a fairly broad term that encompasses a number of different specific case types. As such, when you’re choosing a lawyer it’s a good idea to make sure the attorney in question has experience with the case type that’s appropriate for your needs.

At The Law Offices of Thaddeus M. Bond Jr. & Associates, our Illinois family law attorney has experience with:

We’re also experienced mediators and accepted as such by the Circuit Court of Lake County.

Caring, Compassionate and Calm

Finally, the family law attorney’s personality is also crucial. Family law matters are intensely personal and emotionally wrought cases, and clients can understandably get emotional and upset during a case.

It’s our job to keep calm and business-like while understanding the difficulty of the moment for you. We’ll keep our eyes on your long-term interests and help you and the other parties involved come to a fair and equitable arrangement.

If you live in northeast Illinois and you want an experienced family law attorney to help you in this difficult time, please contact The Law Offices of Thaddeus M. Bond Jr. & Associates today.