Divorce Law Talk

Host: Brad Tengler

If divorce wasn’t bad enough, you then have to deal with the courtroom. Tune in to Attorney Brad Tengler’s discussion of child custody, support, visitation and other divorce-related issues from a legal perspective.

Prenuptial Agreements: Are they for You?

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In this episode, Attorney Brad Tengler and Geoff Carter discuss premarital and prenuptial agreements in Illinois, when they are enforceable, when they are not, and…


Divorce vs. Legal Separation: What’s the Difference?

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In this episode, co-host Geoff Carter and attorney Brad Tengler discuss legal separation, when it’s appropriate, when it’s not – and its differences from a…


Prepping for Divorce: Do’s and Don’ts

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Attorney Brad Tengler and Geoff Carter discuss ways to prepare for a divorce legally and pitfalls to avoid during the process. August 1, 2013  …


$400,000 Grant for Safe Haven Allow for Free Supervised Visitation in Rockford, Illinois

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In this episode, attorney Brad Tengler and co-host Geoff Carter discuss new grant that permits parents free, court-ordered, supervised visitation through the Safe Haven in…


The Importance of Financial Advisors in a Divorce

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In this episode, attorney Brad Tengler interviews Deborah Aurand, a certified public accountant, who focuses on helping people through divorce-related financial issues. July 16, 2013…


Petitioning a Court for Guardianship in Illinois

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Attorney Brad Tengler and Geoff Carter discuss the process for obtaining a guardian for minor children and elderly individuals in Illinois. July 9, 2013 Transcription:…


Child Support After the Age of 18 for College Expenses? Yes.

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In this episode, co-host Geoff Carter and attorney Brad Tengler discuss whether parents in Illinois have an obligation to support their children after they graduate…


Civil Unions in Illinois: Their Benefits and Drawbacks

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Co-host Geoff Carter and attorney Brad Tengler discuss civil unions and gay marriage in Illinois; specifically, how Illinois law provides many protections for gay couples…


Four Considerations for Dads Who Want Custody of Their Kids

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In the episode, co-host Geoff Carter and attorney Brad Tengler discuss issues fathers should consider if they want custody of their children, specifically acting like…


Divorce Recovery Workships: A Discussion with Grief Coach Emily McGrath

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Attorney Brad Tengler interviews Emily McGrath, founder of Freedom from Heartache, a counseling service that offers grief coaching and divorce recovery workshops for people who…