Family Law

MacDonald Illig's Family Law group provides advice and representation to individuals and families with regard to all aspects of domestic relations. We handle both routine and complex family law cases.

Divorce, Child Custody & Support Attorneys in Erie, PA

Our Divorce Lawyers and Child Custody & Support Attorneys handle:

  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Support Matters
  • Prenuptial & Postnuptial Agreements
  • Domestic Partnership
  • Protection from Abuse Cases
  • Paternity
  • Guardianship
  • Adoption
Our Family Law Lawyers Approach

The approach taken by our family law attorneys is to first endeavor to resolve cases favorably for our clients without the need for court intervention. We are skilled at reaching amicable resolutions in divorce and child custody cases and to that end, are experienced in alternative dispute resolution methods including mediation and arbitration. If a case cannot be settled on terms favorable and acceptable to our client, our attorneys will provide aggressive litigation services in pursuit of the desired result. We handle cases at both the trial and appellate levels.

Our Divorce Lawyers and Child Custody & Support Attorneys collaborate with the following departments:

  • Banking, Creditors' Rights and Bankruptcy
  • Business Transactions
  • Trusts & Estates
  • Intellectual Property and Technology
  • Real Estate and Tax

We also analyze complex financial issues and work with accountants, appraisers, and other professionals to evaluate assets such as pensions, businesses, and real property.

Family Law in Erie, PA

The attorneys of the Family Law Group understand that addressing domestic matters is an emotionally charged endeavor, whether a client is negotiating a prenuptial agreement, creating a family through adoption, or facing the dissolution of a marriage. We counsel clients so that disputes can be settled in ways that minimize emotional difficulty while achieving optimal results. We are proud of the strong relationships we build with our clients, and are committed to providing thoughtful, compassionate service that inspires confidence in our representation.  If we might be of service to you, please do not hesitate to contact us