Our Services

  • Divorce

  • Family Law

  • Custody

  • Visitation

  • Orders of Protection

  • Criminal Defense

  • DCFS

  • Juvenile Law

AboutBorsberry Law

About Joseph Borsberry

Custody and visitation disputes are stressful. When facing a life-altering situation, such as a Peoria divorce, a custody battle or seeking visitation with your child, you need an experienced team that knows you,..

Law FAQs

Can I represent myself in a divorce case?

Yes, but life is complicated. If you end up in divorce court and represent yourself, you are expected to know and follow all of the local rules, Supreme Court Rules,…

How can I get a divorce?

A divorce or “dissolution of marriage” in the State of Illinois case is not unlike any other lawsuit. The process begins with one party filing a Petition for Dissolution of…

How long does it take to get divorced?

If all paperwork is done properly and both parties agree on all issues, depending on court time, in some circumstances a divorce can be obtained in couple of days. We…

Where Should I File For Divorce?

A party may file a Petition for Dissolution of Marriage in any county in the State of Illinois as long as one of them resides in that county. One or…

Client Testimonials

Joe Borsberry is stellar!! He is easy to talk with, very professional, and very kind man in general. He will work hard and do a great job for you. I…

Offices, P.C.

Highly recommend this office!! Entire staff is great!

A. Fox

Very nice lawyers and staff. Have always been kind and helpful every time I have been in the office or spoke with on the phone. They work very hard on…


Joe Borsberry has worked very hard on getting full custody for my grandson and his son. I am hopeful in the end he will succeed so those saying he doesn’t…


Child Custody

Had fantastic service from Melissa and from Brandi. Both very knowledgeable and helpful with both procedural questions as well as what direction to take for my cases. They both were…

T. Cole

I have used Borsberry for 2 different cases and have won both times, custody of my daughter he did it, we won it’s like anything else, you get what you pay…

Z. Bomhold

Child Custody

From Joe Borsberry himself, to everyone whom I ever encountered working at the Borsberry Law Office, especially **Melissa Mullen**, they always went out of their way to make us feel…


Child Custody

I was very unhappy with my first divorce attorney. She was inefficient, unavailable and not progressing with the divorce. Several thousand dollars and one year later, I decided I had…

B. Harris