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 and his team do a great job. They maintain a high standard of professionalism at all times and I highly recommend them.

T. Wetterhus

Mr. Borsberry did a fantastic job on taking over my case and seeing it through completion. I would highly recommend his services to anyone in need.

B. Patel

I had Joe as my attorney when the state wrongfully took my child. He made this terrible process as best as it could be. He won my case and I…

A. Rodier

I do and will continue to recommend Borsberry Law for family law matters. Joe and his team made me feel confident and allowed me to carry composure when facing this…

B. Unruh

Joe and his staff were very personable and responsive to my requests. They worked with me for over a year on a case that was very important to me, I…

P. Griffith

This is my second time using Joe Borsberry for a legal matter. Hopefully, I don’t need him for a third but he is my first choice for an attorney. Joe…

C. Hinderliter

Joe is very personable. He was always on top of my case and gave realistic answers to all of my questions. He is [a] straight shooter whom will fight for…

K. Gilmore

Exceeded far above our expectations. Worth every penny we have spent. Got us a victory even when the outcome looked so bleak. Tough negotiator and very professional. He’s not going…

T. Danyus

I had an exceptional experience with everyone at Borsberry Law including Joe, Melissa and Brandi. They were not just professional, but caring as well. Everyone was timely in getting back…

R. Andrews

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