Author Archives: Jacqueline Stephens Breisch

Jacqueline Stephens Breisch

About Jacqueline Stephens Breisch

Jacqueline has focused her practice solely in the field of family law since 2010. A skilled negotiator, Ms. Breisch uses her considerable litigation experience when settlement is not in her clients’ best interests. Ms. Breisch understands that as social norms continue to change and family dynamics become increasingly complex, so does the divorce process and the aftermath. Ms. Breisch is passionate about using her expertise to ensure the best results for her clients as well as their children.

Divorcing Parties’ Guide to Recent Changes to IMDMA regarding College Expenses

Governor Rauner has signed P.A. 99-90, rewriting the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act (IMDMA), 750 ILCS 5/101 effective January 1, 2016. There are several revisions that will affect those divorcing this year and in years to come. For parties with children, an important rewritten provision to consider is section 513, which addresses contribution […]