Gunnar Gitlin recently completed his comprehensive rewrite and update of H. Joseph Gitlin's treatise: Gitlin on Divorce: A Guide to Illinois Matrimonial Law. The treatise will be going to press … [Read More...] about Rewrite of Gitlin on Divorce: A Guide to Illinois Matrimonial Law
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Servicing the Northeast Counties of Illinois
Family Law FAQs
Gunnar J. Gitlin compiled an extensive Frequently Asked Question Index to provide basic information about Illinois divorce, custody and paternity law.
Gitlin on Divorce and Gitlin on Divorce Report are the two main publications. Gunnar J. Gitlin and H. Joseph Gitlin also write for legal journals.
Gitlin Law Firm articles and case law summaries are used by Illinois lawyers to stay up-to-date on ever-changing laws.
What we’ve been up to
Three New Illinois Family Law Acts were signed into law in August 2016: HB 3898 / Pub. Act 99-0763 (eff. Jan 1, 2017): IMDMA Technical Corrections Omnibus Bill Note: Senate Amendments 1 and … [Read More...] about Three Critical Family Law Bills Signed into Law
The Columbus Day seminar of the Illinois Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers has become the most well attended continuing legal education program in Illinois on the topic of … [Read More...] about Gunnar Gitlin and Nancy Shafer Chair AAML’s 11th Annual Columbus Day Seminar
On Thursday, September 8, 2016, Gunnar Gitlin will co-moderate the IICLE's Program titled, "Parenting Plans after the New Parentage Act and IMDMA (Including Technical Corrections 2016)." This program … [Read More...] about Gunnar Gitlin chairs and lectures for IICLE Seminar regarding the New Illinois Law re Parenting Plans