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At Abear Law Offices, we represent clients throughout DuPage County and Kane County.


  • Divorce—The dissolution of a marriage and all of the other issues that arise from these proceedings.
  • Complex Divorce—High-net worth divorces often involve complex issues that include business valuations, enforcement of prenuptial agreements, business valuations, and more.
  • Child Support—Payments typically made from the non-custodial parent to the custodial parent.
  • Child Custody and Visitation—Arrangements for where children will live and when/how frequently non-custodial parents will be able to visit.
  • Family Law—Helping clients navigate the legal system without disrupting life any more than necessary.
  • Adoption—Legal matters pertaining to familial and non-familial adoptions.
  • Domestic Partnerships—Arrangements establishing rights and responsibilities between unmarried couples
  • Domestic Violence—Protecting clients and children from abusive situations now and in the future.
  • Paternity—Establishing the parentage of a child in relation to support, custody and visitation issues.
  • Prenuptial Agreements—Setting expectations for how property, support and other issues will be handled should a marriage end in divorce.
  • Post Decree Modifications—Making changes to existing family law arrangements as circumstances change.
  • Arranged Marriages—Handling the dissolution of arranged marriages with sensitivity to cultural issues.
  • Maintenance/Spousal Support—Mitigating the financial impact of divorce on the lower-earning or unemployed spouse.
  • Property Division—Determining the equitable distribution of marital property.
  • Mediation—Negotiating divorce agreements outside of litigation.
  • Business Valuation—Determining the value of a business for distribution in a divorce.
  • Hidden Assets—Uncovering assets unethically concealed by one spouse from another.
  • Guardian ad Litem—Under Illinois law, courts may determine the need for the appointment of an attorney to represent the best interests of a child.


  • Car Accidents
  • Dog Bites
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Premises Liability
  • Slip & Fall 
  • Truck Accidents
  • Workers Compensation
  • Wrongful Death


  • All Felony & Misdemeanor Charges
  • Aggravated Robbery
  • Armed Robbery
  • Armed Violence
  • Assault / Aggravated Assault
  • Attempted Murder
  • Battery / Aggravated Battery
  • Burglary
  • Check Fraud
  • Credit Card Fraud / Theft
  • Domestic Battery
  • Domestic Violence
  • DUI / Drunk Driving
  • Drug Crimes
  • Drug Cultivation
  • Drug Distribution
  • Drug Manufacturing
  • Drug Possession
  • Drug Sales
  • Drug Trafficking
  • Embezzlement
  • Felonies
  • Forgery
  • Fraud Defense
  • Homicide
  • Identity Theft
  • Kidnapping
  • Manslaughter
  • Misdemeanors
  • Murder
  • Prescription Drug Charges
  • Property & Financial Crimes
  • Retail Theft
  • Robbery
  • Theft
  • Violent Crimes
  • White Collar Crimes

Abear Law Offices is experienced in handling all of these matters, many of which intersect with one another. If you have a legal matter and are in need of skilled legal counsel, contact us today to schedule a consultation. Our firm is dedicated making our clients lives easier as they navigate the often challenging law system.

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