Publications

Illinois Bar Journal
Articles From Margaret C. Benson

Introducing the New and Improved Minor Guardianship Statute By Margaret C. Benson December 2010 Article, Page 628 An important new amendment to the Illinois Probate Act clarifies when nonparents have standing in minor guardianship cases and otherwise honors the rights of parents while protecting children.
Forum Shopping (the Good Kind) in Custody and Guardianship Cases By M. Lee Witte and Margaret C. Benson September 2002 Article, Page 481 In custody cases, like most others, you'll increase your odds of success if you choose your forum wisely.