St. Charles Family Law Office

Experienced Family Law Counsel In St. Charles And Surrounding Communities

The lawyer you work with in divorce or the end of a nonmarital relationship in which there are minor children can have a great impact not only on the outcome, but on how you navigate through the process. At Blacha Law Office in St. Charles, we aim to remove the stress that is commonly associated with divorce, while making sure we protect your interests at every turn.

We strive to reach agreement on as much as possible through negotiation, but our attorneys are always ready to litigate if a fair offer is not on the table.

Our personable approach means we will listen carefully to your objectives and help you prioritize your goals in order to create a legal strategy that is tailored to your unique needs.

We avoid cookie-cutter approaches to the important decisions that must be made, including child custody and parenting plans, child support, the division of marital property and spousal maintenance. These decisions will have significant impact on the look and feel of the next phase of your life; It is important to work with a law firm that will help you get it right.

From the initial consultation through the resolution of your case, we will emphasize clear and timely communication. We will explain all options and encourage your participation in the decision-making process.

Experience That Makes A Difference

Attorney Monika Blacha has practiced law since 1999. She is a certified divorce mediator who founded her own firm in 2012 to offer the type of personalized legal counsel that large firms struggle to provide. This personal attention and focus on details is welcomed by our clients, who are concerned about critical elements of their lives, such as parenting and the division of marital property.

We Handle All Family Law Matters

We represent clients in the full scope of family law matters. This includes:

  • Divorce
  • Collaborative divorce
  • Child support
  • Child custody and parenting plans
  • Division of marital property
  • Spousal support/maintenance
  • Paternity
  • Post-decree modifications
  • Relocation with a child
  • Enforcement of orders
  • Orders of protection
  • Mediation
  • Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements
  • Adoptions

Also Assisting With Estate Planning And Probate

We also help individuals in St. Charles and surrounding communities create comprehensive estate plans and navigate the estate administration process. This is another area where our personal approach is important to accomplishing client objectives. We help individuals create or update comprehensive estate plans, including wills, trusts and powers of attorney for medical and financial decisions.

If a loved one has died, we can assist with probate, providing you with guidance regarding administration of the estate and offering insights on tax matters. We assist with notification of heirs and creditors. We also represent clients in will disputes and breach of fiduciary responsibility claims.

Representing Clients In St. Charles And Surrounding Communities

We represent clients throughout Cook County, as well as DuPage, Kane, Kendall and Will counties. To schedule a consultation, call 630-283-1987 or use the online contact form on this website.

Blacha Law Office, LLC
100 Illinois Street, Suite 200
St. Charles, IL 60174
Telephone: 630-445-2355