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Palatine Divorce Lawyer and Family Law Attorney

Serving clients in Palatine, Arlington Heights, Rolling Meadows, and surrounding areas.

Stress, anxiety and apprehension often surround complicated legal issues that involve your family and your finances. Whether you are considering divorce, seeking a child support modification, or need help managing and relieving your overwhelming debt, it is important to have experienced and skilled legal representation in your corner.

At The Law Offices of James M. Kelly, our Palatine family law and bankruptcy attorney has over 25 years of experience helping individuals and families overcome their legal obstacles in Palatine, Arlington Heights and the surrounding communities. James Kelly has successfully handled a wide range of family law and bankruptcy matters. He is committed to helping you relieve your emotional and financial burdens by providing you and your loved ones with effective legal advice and representation. Whether your legal need is family law or bankruptcy related, James Kelly focuses on finding the best solution that suits your needs efficiently and in the most cost-effective manner possible.

"Attorney Kelly is very professional and courteous. Unlike many attorneys, he is reachable by phone and by text and very quick in responses. The best part is he is so experienced and knowledgeable. He is very familiar with the court system and explains clearly what is happening and what is next… [He] saved us lots of money and time. I would highly recommend attorney Kelly!"

Palatine Bankruptcy Lawyer

Dedicated to Resolving Your Financial Problems

Our Palatine bankruptcy lawyer helps families and individuals explore their debt relief options, either through Chapter 7 bankruptcy or Chapter 13 bankruptcy.  We are a debt relief agency. Our Palatine bankruptcy attorney helps people file for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code.  Bankruptcy issues can have a profound effect on your life, which is why we will work closely with you to address your concerns and give you an idea of what the future may look like.

“Jim calmed my fears and made everything so easy. He told me exactly what I needed to do, how long the process would take and what positive steps I could take post-bankruptcy to begin to get my financial life in order. Essentially, he took what was a very negative event in my life and made it much easier. With Jim, I didn’t have to worry that I was doing anything incorrectly.”

Palatine Divorce Lawyer

Solving Legal Problems Through Collaborative Law and Mediation

Our team of professionals handles a wide range of cases, including contested divorce cases, as well as uncontested divorce and mediation, along with all related family legal matters. Our law firm's founder, Palatine attorney James M. Kelly, has spent over 25 years helping individuals and families overcome their legal obstacles. While our knowledgeable Palatine divorce attorney has gained valuable litigation skills successfully handling family law and bankruptcy cases in Illinois, he is also a strong advocate of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) such as mediation and collaborative law.

As a member of the Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois, our attorney can help you understand the benefits of collaborative law. We can also determine whether mediation may be a beneficial and cost-effective approach to your domestic relations issues. We realize that ADR may not be the most appropriate solution for all cases, which is why we are prepared to tenaciously protect your best interests in court when necessary.

Free Consultation and Flexible Scheduling

If you are struggling with debt or need help with a family legal matter such as divorce or child custody, speak with us. Contact our Palatine family law and bankruptcy attorney online or call 847-202-1616 to schedule a free initial consultation to discuss your situation. We accept all major credit cards and offer flexible scheduling to suit your needs.

Serving clients in Palatine, Arlington Heights, Rolling Meadows, and throughout Cook, Dupage, Lake, Kane and McHenry Counties, IL. Specialties include family law, bankruptcy and divorce including Palatine divorce, Palatine Bankruptcy, Arlington Heights divorce, Arlington Heights Bankruptcy, family law, lawyer, Palatine family law, Rolling Meadows bankruptcy and Rolling Meadows divorce.