Practice Areas


Michael Mahoney has decades of legal experience, yet remains completely up-to-date with new developments in family, divorce, probate, civil litigation, personal injury, worker’s compensation and real estate law. The Mahoney law firm offers the following services and more:

Family Law

  • Child Support
  • College Expense
  • Uncontested Divorce
  • Contested Divorce
  • Property Settlement and Maintenance
  • Child Custody and Visitation

Few decisions are as important as your choice of a divorce attorney. With so much beyond your control, knowing you have legal representation you can count on will help you rest easier. You need a lawyer who will treat you with the utmost respect and recognize the importance of putting your children first.

Compassion and respect are crucial, but we know you also want results. In addition to devoting in excess of 30 years of experience in achieving uncommon results for clients, the Mahoney law firm offers competitive rates and prompt, efficient handling of your case. You won’t be left wondering about the status of your case; expect prompt, thorough communication from the law firm of Michael T. Mahoney, Ltd.

The Mahoney law firm will fight for you while treating you and your family with the respect and consideration you deserve. Your needs, and those of your children, are the most important considerations. We’ll work hard to resolve your divorce or family issues as quickly as possible so you can move on to the next phase of your life.

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Estate and Probate Administration

  • Settling Decedents’ Estates
  • Probate
  • Avoiding Probate

The Mahoney law firm is experienced and knowledgeable in the areas of probate and avoidance of probate law. Whether you are the executor of a loved one’s will or want to ensure that your property is distributed according to your wishes, we are here to serve you.

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Real Estate Law

  • By-Owner Sale of Residence
  • Commercial Real Estate Transactions
  • Real Estate Law

Real estate transactions can involve mountains of confusing paperwork. Whether you’re buying, selling, leasing or renting, the Mahoney law firm will help you sort it all out. From explaining real estate law requirements to reviewing and preparing contracts and other important documents, the law firm of Michael T. Mahoney helps you cover all the bases. Protect your finances and property with the expert assistance of a Central Illinois real estate law professional.

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