...provides work of a caliber one would expect from costly downtown law firms--and we do it at competitive suburban attorney rates. We also pride ourselves on using advanced computer and communication systems. We concentrate our practice in:
Revocable Trusts and Wills
Powers of Attorney and Living Wills
Estate and Gift Tax Matters
Planning for Retirement Accounts
Asset Protection Planning
Corporate and Real Estate work as an adjunct to estate planning
We have extensive experience in estate and gift tax planning for individuals, entrepreneurs, executives, and owners of closely-held family enterprises. We also counsel bank trust departments and charitable organizations, as well as advise fiduciaries regarding estate and trust administration.
We can also advise you on advanced planning options, such as:
And other types of trust and non-trust arrangements.
The firm holds Martindale-Hubbell's "AV" rating--the highest possible rating, based on feedback from other attorneys and judges, and our managing partner was recently honored with the Addis Hull Award from the Illinois Institute for Continuing Education for commitment to providing education and guidance to fellow members of the Illinois bar.
Free Planning Package We offer a package of information which provides basic information and some worksheets to get you started.You can download this package as a PDF* document, or contact usand we'll send you one free of charge. (*Viewing a PDF document requires PDF viewing software; you can download it here for free.)