Rockford, IL asked in Divorce for Illinois

Q: I need some legal information about divorce.

My husband and will file a divorce, but he wants to have a spousal support. I do not have that income that I can afford what he wants. Thus, I think that we will have to go through the court process. I do not afford a lawyer. Is there any way that I can have the court without a lawyer?

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Brian W. Reidy
Brian W. Reidy
  • Orland Park, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: Yes, you can go to court without a lawyer. You may want to look into limited scope representation, or try to seek out more information at a law library close to you. Very difficult to give a true answer without knowing more. A small investment with an attorney may help more than you realize. Best of luck to you.

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