Pucci | Pirtle

Attorneys at Law
847-426-1866 - Elgin
630-945-8807 - St. Charles

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Focused on Family Law:

Divorce, Custody and Matrimonial Matters


Julia Pucci

Julie Pirtle

Thomas Spencer

Attorney Thomas Spencer IV

How Long Will My Divorce Take?

How long will my divorce process take? In nearly ever divorce consultation we conduct, our client asks us this question – how long will my divorce take?  And if our client does not ask, we generally supply them with the answer anyway because odds are they forgot to ask it in the flurry of other information we… Continue Reading

Remember or Record?

Remember or Record?

    It is all too common for heated arguments to turn ugly and for parents to say and do things in the course of a divorce proceeding that they wouldn’t want made known in Court.  In a prior post, Don’t Do Something Permanently Stupid Because You Are Temporarily Mad, we shared some advice as… Continue Reading

You Have the Right to Remain Silent

You Have the Right to Remain Silent

What does it mean to have the right to remain silent? The right to remain silent means that at any point you can invoke that right and refuse to answer questions from police officers, detectives, or other prosecutorial representatives. The U.S. Supreme Court in 2010, however, limited that right in the case of Berghuis v. Thompkins. … Continue Reading

Abandoned Property and Divorce

Abandoned Property and Divorce

In a divorce proceeding, absent agreement of the parties, it is the Court’s job to make an equitable division of the parties’ marital property.  Often, disputes that arise during the course of divorce proceedings center upon what is “equitable,” but before a Court can determine how to fairly divide the parties’ property between them it… Continue Reading

Attorney Thomas Spencer IV Joins Pucci|Pirtle

Attorney Thomas Spencer IV Joins Pucci|Pirtle

Pucci|Pirtle is excited to announce that the firm is expanding in order to meet the needs of our current and future clients, and with this expansion we are pleased to welcome Attorney Thomas Spencer IV to the firm! Thomas Spencer earned his Bachelor of Arts from Truman State University in 2002, and graduated cum laude from Northern… Continue Reading

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Elgin Office

2205 Point Boulevard, Suite 130, Elgin, IL 60123

St. Charles Office

100 Illinois Street, Suite 200, St. Charles, IL 60174

Serving Chicagoland Family Law Matters