In Illinois, can a Spouse Give Up His or Her Right to Alimony in a Premarital Agreement?

Yes, Illinois law allows spouses to include modification or elimination of spousal support in their prenuptial agreement. However, if the couple decided to limit or eliminate alimony in their prenuptial agreement, a Court could override that agreement if, due to unforeseen circumstances, the lack of alimony creates undue hardship for one of the parties.

Speak to an Experienced Family Law Attorney Today

This article is intended to be helpful and informative. But even common legal matters can become complex and stressful. A qualified family lawyer can address your particular legal needs, explain the law, and represent you in court. Take the first step now and contact an attorney in your area from our directory to discuss your specific legal situation.

Your Next Step:

Enter your location below to get connected with a qualified Family Law attorney today.

Additional Family Law Articles