This is a legal form that was released by the Illinois Circuit Court - a government authority operating within Illinois. As of today, no separate filing guidelines for the form are provided by the issuing department.
Q: What is Form DV-J106.1?
A: Form DV-J106.1 is a legal document used in Illinois for obtaining a judgment of dissolution of marriage or civil union (divorce) when there are children involved.
Q: Why would I need to use Form DV-J106.1?
A: You would need to use Form DV-J106.1 if you are seeking a divorce in Illinois and you and your spouse have children.
Q: What information is required in Form DV-J106.1?
A: Form DV-J106.1 requires information about the parties involved, children, property, finances, and any prior court orders.
Q: Do I need to hire a lawyer to fill out Form DV-J106.1?
A: While it is not required to hire a lawyer, it is recommended to seek legal advice when dealing with divorce and child custody matters.
Q: What happens after I fill out Form DV-J106.1?
A: After filling out Form DV-J106.1, you will need to file it with the court and serve a copy to your spouse. The court will review the form and schedule a hearing.
Q: Can I modify Form DV-J106.1 after filing it?
A: If there are changes or corrections needed, you should consult with an attorney or contact the court clerk to determine the proper procedure.