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1. Who is

We are the law office of Wayne S. Shapiro, P.C.  We have a dedicated staff with a combined total of over 40 years of legal experience.

2. How long will it take to get divorced?

In many cases, a divorce can take as little as 30 days, as long as you have been separated for six months and meet the other uncontested requirements.

3.  Do I have to be an Illinois resident to use this service?

Yes.  To get divorced in Illinois, one party must have been a resident of the State  of Illinois for at least 90 days before filing for divorce.

4. Are there any hidden fees/costs?

No.  For an uncontested divorce all fees/costs are disclosed on this website.  Additional services will cost additional fees and they will be discussed with you in advance. 

5. How do I contact someone if I have questions?

Call (312-704-8400), fax (855-539-4666), or email us (  Our normal office hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday; Saturday and Sunday by appointment only.