Divorce

Contacts

PBN Project Manager:

Sheila Pont

sheila.pont@pro-bono-network.org

PBN Subject Matter Expert:

Jessica Paul

jessicapaulpbn@gmail.com

Legal Aid Chicago Supervisor:

Benna Crawford

bcrawford@legalaidchicago.org

Divorce Project

Below you should be able to find all the documents you will need to file your petition, complete service on the respondent and stand up in court during the prove-up.  If you have any additional questions, please contact the Project Manager, whose name is on the left hand side of this page.

Documents for the Initial Filing

What to Bring to Court for your Prove Up

Number of Copies

5

1

3

2

1

2

2

3

1

Document Name

Judgment for Dissolution of Marriage

Judge's Information Sheet

Order for a Free Transcript

Order for Judgment and Transcript 


Court Reporter's Information Sheet

Certificate and Motion for Default

Due Diligence Statement

Certificate of Service

Cover Letter to Respondent Enclosing Judgment

Closing Documents