Hoffenberg and Block LLC is a full-service Chicago Family Law Firm serving clients from Cook, Lake, DuPage and McHenry counties in Illinois for over 45 years. The firm dedicates its practice exclusively to matters of family law, such as Divorce, Child Custody and Visitation, Spousal and Child Support, Prenuptial Agreements and Modification and Enforcement of existing judgments. A no obligation case evaluation is available to all new clients. Hoffenberg and Block LLC can be reached directly by calling 312-853-8000, or visiting ChicagoFamilyLawyer.com, where more information on their services and attorneys is available.

Illinois Covid-19 Update

During Governor J.B. Pritzker’s May 5, 2020 COVID-19 update, he announced his five-step plan to re-open the State of Illinois following the pandemic related stay-at-home orders. While significant improvement has been made to stem the curve of infections, our state may not return to pre-pandemic conditions for quite some time. The earliest predictions see us…

WHAT CONSTITUTES A COURT EMERGENCY DURING COVID-19?

Amid the recent COVID-19 outbreak, courts are taking special precautions to help flatten the curve of the disease’s spread. While frustrating for some, this course of action is necessary in the interest of public health. Although limited in scope, Illinois courts will continue to function during the shelter-at-home period. Most routine cases have been continued…

Alan Hoffenberg Interview on WBBM Chicago

Divorces On Hold During Pandemic, Chicago Attorney Says CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) — Some experts suggest the shelter-in-place order will lead to a spike in divorce filings, but one attorney says for now, everything is on hold. “Everybody is frozen. Our practice is slowed down. We normally get a lot of calls and we really haven’t gotten…

PARENT PLUS LOANS AND DIVORCE

Parent Plus Loans and Divorce

By: Joshua D. Block, Esq. for Hoffenberg & Block LLC Contentious litigation is, unfortunately, all too common in cases of divorce, especially when finances, children, or both, are involved. Specifically, one area often wrought with hostility is financing a child’s college education. With the steadily rising cost of college attendance, student loans have become an…

Chicago Family Law Attorney Gloria E. Block Awarded Divorce Mediation Certificate

Hoffenberg & Block LLC is proud to announce that founding partner; Gloria E. Block, has recently completed 40 hours of coursework in divorce mediation skills training and has received a certificate of completion from Northwestern University School of Professional Studies. This certificate makes her uniquely qualified to engage in cases involving divorce mediation and to…