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Anne J. Foley
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William S. Wilson
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Stephanie Sexauer
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Lawyer with 6 years experience
(312) 300-4743 150 N. Michigan Ave Suite 800
Chicago, IL 60601
Free ConsultationElder, Estate Planning, Nursing Home and Probate
The John Marshall Law School
Ms. Sexauer focuses her practice on probate matters, including: elder law, guardianship, estate planning, wills, trusts, and will contests. She is a member of the Chicago Bar Association and the Illinois State Bar Association. Stephanie speaks Spanish fluently and is regularly selected by Cook County judges to serve as a court-appointed Guardian ad Litem for disabled adults. Stephanie also serves on the Judicial Evaluation Committee of the Chicago Bar Association.
Robert D. Kreisman
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(800) 583-8002 55 W Monroe St
#3700
Chicago, IL 60603
Free ConsultationChicago, IL Elder Law Attorney with 43 years experience
Elder, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
DePaul College of Law and The John Marshall Law School
Kreisman Law Offices is a Chicago-based personal injury firm that successfully uses a client-based approach to seek justice for victims nationwide. Robert Kreisman is an AV-rated attorney with over 37 years of experience litigating a variety of personal injury cases, including those involving medical malpractice, car accidents, wrongful death, and products liability. He works with some of the leading experts in the nation and employs the newest technology to seek the most favorable results possible for his clients. All cases are taken on a contingency fee basis, meaning you pay nothing unless there is a recovery on your case. Please...
Michael L. Shanahan
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Lawyer with 6 years experience
(877) 374-1417 325 N La Salle Dr
#450
Chicago, IL 60654
Free ConsultationElder, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
DePaul College of Law
Levin & Perconti welcomed Michael L. Shanahan to the firm in November 2014. As an associate attorney, Michael handles all types of medical malpractice, nursing home, products liability, personal injury and wrongful death cases. Prior to joining the firm, Michael worked for a general liability and workers’ compensation firm in Chicago.

Michael graduated from the DePaul University College of Law in May 2013 and was admitted to the Illinois Bar in November 2013. As a law student, Michael received the CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in Trial Advocacy and Legal Drafting and was a Dean’s Merit Scholarship Recipient....
Robert Clifford
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Attorney with 43 years experience
(312) 899-9090 120 N La Salle St
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationElder, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
DePaul College of Law
Attorney Robert A. Clifford founded his Chicago law firm, Clifford Law Offices, in 1995 with the goal of protecting the rights of innocent victims living throughout Illinois and across the country. At the time of the firm's founding, Mr. Clifford had already built a reputation as one of the country's most respected personal injury lawyers, and his reputation for excellence has only grown over the past 20-plus years.

Mr. Clifford began his legal career in 1976 after earning his law degree from DePaul University College of Law and receiving his approval to practice law in the state of Illinois. In...
Elizabeth M. Fink
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(773) 906-5752 6232 N Pulaski Rd Ste 404
Chicago, IL 60646
Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
The John Marshall Law School
Elizabeth Fink focuses her career on the practice of Elder Law, Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Administration, Guardianships, and Medicaid Planning. She has been practicing law in Chicago, IL since 2009 and has represented clients throughout the Chicago metropolitan area. Elizabeth received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Denison University and spent a semester of study at Justus-Liebig-Universität in Giessen, Germany. She received her Juris Doctorate from The John Marshall Law School in Chicago, IL and was admitted to the Illinois State Bar in May 2009. Elizabeth is a member of the National Academy of...
Gregg Garofalo
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Attorney with 19 years experience
(312) 753-6000 161 N. Clark Street, Suite 1600
Chicago, IL 60601
Free ConsultationElder, Estate Planning, Probate and Real Estate
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology and Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Gregg focuses his practice in the areas of probate administration and litigation, estate planning, elder law, and real estate. In addition, Gregg is a guardian ad litem appointed by the Circuit Court of Cook County, not only in the probate area, but other divisions including domestic relations division and law division.

Gregg is an active member of the legal community, where he is serving or has served in several leadership roles within the Illinois Bar Association and the Chicago Bar Association. Gregg is a past Chair of the Chicago Bar Association’s Probate Practice Committee, where he served two years as Chair....
Kerry Reid Peck
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Chicago , IL Elder Law Attorney with 41 years experience
(312) 201-0900 105 W Adams St
Chicago , IL 60603
Free ConsultationElder, Estate Planning and Probate
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Kerry Peck is the past president of the Chicago Bar Association (CBA) and founder of the Elder Law Committee of the CBA. He is also the managing partner of the Chicago law firm, Peck Ritchey, LLC, whose clients include families, hospitals, banks, the State of Illinois, County of Cook, and City of Chicago. He provides legal representation for trust and guardianship litigation, business planning, and estate planning. Mr. Peck is well experienced in guiding his clients through the probate process, assisting in the transfer of assets and resolution of claims, and implementing estate plans. He is also very dedicated in...
James Gregory Lascola
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Attorney with 20 years experience
(312) 554-5585 20 North Clark Street
Suite 3300
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationElder, Business, DUI and Health Care
DePaul University
Offices in Chicago and Orland Park serving public, closely held for profit and not-for-profit entities, entrepreneurs and professionals in the health care, education, sports, construction and entertainment industries and their families with legacy preservation, estate planning, real estate, health care, business, trust administration, complex civil litigation, serious injury, adoption, agency, elder law, guardianship, professional responsibility and white collar criminal matters.
Michael Otte
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(773) 631-7100 6035 North Northwest Highway
Suite 201
Chicago, IL 60631
Free ConsultationElder, Estate Planning, Probate and Real Estate
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Michael A. Otte concentrates his practice on estate planning, trust administration, and contested and litigated estates and trusts. Additionally, Michael's particular area of focus is in elder law matters, including Medicaid planning, Medicaid appeals, guardianship, contested guardianships, nursing home contract review, general elder law matters requiring litigation or other court involvement, and other issues affecting the legal needs of older people. Michael has given dozens of both public and private seminars on his areas of experience in order to educate the public and fellow attorneys on important estate planning and elder law concepts. Michael is a member of the Chicago...
Alan Sohn
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Lawyer with 50 years experience
(312) 236-7005 30 N. LaSalle Street
Suite 2040
Chicago, IL 60602
Elder, Business and Estate Planning
University of Illinois College of Law
Alan Sohn has provided expert legal counsel in the areas of wills and trusts, business succession planning, the organization and representation of privately-held businesses, probate and administration of estates, elder law, and real estate acquisition and leasing. Alan is conversant with and has utilized S corporations and limited liability companies for business, estate planning and asset protection. Alan has also counseled and assisted his clients in connection with the resolution of family disputes and when necessary represented their interests in the courts and in arbitration proceedings where efforts in resolving such disputes have been unsuccessful. Having dealt with a...
Ms. Mary K. Neal
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(773) 681-1335 2731 W. Touhy Ave.
Chicago, IL 60645
Elder and Immigration
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Globally aware and community focused, attorney Mary K. Neal has a talent for language and penchant for logical reasoning that makes immigration law a natural fit for her legal practice. The Law Office of Mary K. Neal is dedicated to assisting clients overcome life's obstacles to build a better future for their families here in the United States. The firm is available to serve the legal needs of Rogers Park, West Ridge, and greater Chicago. For immigration matters, the firm accepts clients from all states where such representation is allowed by law. Individuals and families can face many problems as a result...
Nora Baker
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Attorney with 2 years experience
(312) 382-1600 216 S. Jefferson Street
Suite 504
Chicago, IL 60661
Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Nora’s practice focuses on estate planning, elder law, estate and trust administration, business law and she also practices tax law in the areas of gift and estate taxation.

Nora drafts many types of trusts for clients including: life insurance trusts, special needs trusts for disabled persons, grantor retained annuity trusts, qualified personal residence trusts, charitable lead trusts, and charitable remainder trusts.

Nora provides services for businesses including: choosing the proper corporate entity; formation of the corporate entity; drafting partnership agreements, operating agreements, and corporate shareholder agreements and bylaws; buying and selling business; purchasing and leasing assets and real property in conjunction with...
Mr. Mark L. Kezy
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Lawyer with 29 years experience
(312) 341-1500 55 West Monroe
Suite 3550
Chicago, IL 60603
Free ConsultationElder, Divorce, Family and Probate
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Attorney Kezy is a compassionate attorney who understands the emotions involved in divorce and family law matters. Mark L. Kezy, who is no stranger to the courtroom focuses on providing straight forward, common senses solutions as an alternative to expensive, protracted litigation, while promising aggressive, uncompromising representation in Court when compromise is no longer an option.
Mark R. McKenna
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Lawyer
(312) 553-4900 33 N. Dearborn St.
Suite 1431
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationElder, Animal, Employment and Medical Malpractice
University of Illinois College of Law, Champaign, IL
Antonio M. Romanucci
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Attorney with 34 years experience
(312) 458-1000 33 N. LaSalle Street
20th Floor
Chicago, IL 60602
Elder, Asbestos, Insurance Claims and Nursing Home
The John Marshall Law School and University of Wisconsin Law School
Christopher T. Hurley
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Lawyer
(312) 553-4900 33 N. Dearborn St.
Suite 1431
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationElder, Animal, Employment and Medical Malpractice
Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Chicago, IL
Edward M. Farmer
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Attorney with 8 years experience
(800) 700-4174 150 South Wacker Drive
Suite 2400
Chicago, IL 60606
Free ConsultationElder, Administrative, Estate Planning and Military
Valparaiso University School of Law
Ed was born in Park Ridge, Illinois. During grade school and high school, Ed lived in the small town of Crete, Illinois. In his senior year of high school, Ed enlisted with the Illinois Army National Guard as a field artillery cannon crewmember. In August of 2001, Ed was sent to Fort Sill, Oklahoma for basic and advanced individual training. The attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon happened during his training.
After completing training, Ed returned to Illinois and shortly afterwards, began attending school at Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois. In 2004, during his senior year at...
Cathleen Reynolds
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(312) 560-2145 141 W Jackson Ste 1430
Chicago, IL 60604
Elder, Education and Juvenile
Drake University Law School
Becky Bair Hurley
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Lawyer
(312) 553-4900 33 N. Dearborn St.
Suite 1431
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationElder, Animal, Employment and Medical Malpractice
Northwestern University School of Law
Edmund J. Scanlan
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Lawyer with 43 years experience
(877) 494-1309 8 South Michigan Ave.
Suite 2700
Chicago, IL 60603
Elder, Animal, Asbestos and Medical Malpractice
DePaul University
William R Pokorny
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(312) 983-0300 300 S. Wacker Drive
Suite 3400
Chicago, IL 60606
Elder, Business, Employment and Estate Planning
The University of Chicago Law School
William R. Pokorny represents management in a wide range of labor and employment matters. He concentrates his practice on litigation and counseling in areas including discrimination, disabilities, ERISA and employee benefits, employment contracts, covenants not to compete, wrongful discharge, wage and hour law, the Family and Medical Leave Act, and labor relations. He represents employers before state and federal courts as well as administrative agencies such as the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Illinois Human Rights Commission. Mr. Pokorny has experience with a wide variety of clients, including manufacturers, utilities, hospitals and healthcare providers, insurance companies, financial services...
Bob Baizer
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Lawyer with 47 years experience
(312) 772-4956 200 South Wacker Drive
#3100
Chicago, IL 60606
Elder, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
University of California, Berkeley School of Law and Northwestern University School of Law
Baizer Kolar P.C. has been a practicing personal injury law firm in the Chicago area for over 35 years. Their reputation in the state is second to none, and they have some of the highest ratings in the area for their work in medical malpractice, wrongful death, car accident, and many more types of personal injury cases. Bob has been practicing law since 1972. He focuses on catastrophic plaintiff’s personal injury and wrongful death, including medical negligence and all forms of transportation negligence. Baizer obtained the then-largest medical malpractice verdict in Illinois and later the state’s second largest...
Thomas J. Olofsson JD
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Attorney with 27 years experience
(773) 905-1193 9924 S. Walden Parkway
Chicago, IL 60643
Free ConsultationElder and Estate Planning
The John Marshall Law School
Michael T. Mertz
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Attorney
(312) 553-4900 33 N. Dearborn St.
Suite 1431
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationElder, Animal, Employment and Medical Malpractice
DePaul College of Law
Mollie Whitehead
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Lawyer
(773) 906-5752 6232 N Pulaski Rd Ste 404
Chicago, IL 60646
Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
Donald W. Fohrman
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Attorney
(800) 437-2571 101 W. Grand Avenue, Suite 500
Chicago, IL 60610
Elder, Animal, Employment and Maritime
Kurt J. LeVitus
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(800) 422-6284 29 S. LaSalle St.
Suite 940
Chicago, IL 60603
Free ConsultationElder, Estate Planning, Insurance Claims and Probate
Amanda M. Byrne
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Chicago, IL Elder Law Attorney with 7 years experience
155 North Wacker Drive, Ste. 1950
Chicago, IL 60606
Elder, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Anne J. Foley
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La Grange, IL Elder Law Lawyer
(708) 482-7090 1023 W 55th St
#110
La Grange, IL 60525
Elder, Estate Planning, Probate and Real Estate
Western New England University School of Law and University of Illinois College of Law
Anne has represented individuals, families and financial institutions in all areas of her practice for over twenty-five years. She has extensive experience drafting estate planning documents and administering those documents in settings both in Probate and outside of court. Her calm, confident manner is the perfect complement to her experience. When you meet with Anne, it is quickly evident you and your family are in capable, caring hands.

The most enjoyable part of Anne’s day is “sitting down with a client, listening to his concerns and coming up with a way to eliminate their burden".

Anne lends her expertise to our weekly...
William S. Wilson
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La Grange, IL Elder Law Attorney with 36 years experience
(708) 482-7090 1023 W 55th St
#110
La Grange, IL 60525
Elder, Business, Estate Planning and Probate
Northwestern University School of Law and The University of Texas School of Law
T. Phillip Boggess
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La Grange, IL Elder Law Attorney with 22 years experience
(630) 429-9650 106 W. Calendar Ave. #286
La Grange, IL 60525
Free ConsultationElder, Business, Estate Planning and Probate
Drake University
Attorney who helps bring peace and comfort to his clients by providing the individuals and businesses with solutions to help protect their interests and pursue their dreams and aspirations.
Vincent Machroli
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Hillside, IL Elder Law Attorney with 39 years experience
(708) 449-7400 4415 W Harrison St
Suite 213
Hillside, IL 60162
Free ConsultationElder, Bankruptcy, Estate Planning and Personal Injury
The John Marshall Law School
Dana Zivkovich
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Glenwood, IL Elder Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(708) 833-7755 8 W. Main St.
Glenwood, IL 60425
Elder, Business, Estate Planning and Probate
Valparaiso University School of Law
I work with senior citizens, their families, and small business owners to get their affairs organized, safeguard their estates, and prepare succession plans. In matters of probate or trust administration, I work with personal representatives to properly manage the administration of the estate and advise them of their legal duties along the way. My experience in these practice areas has been exclusive since I have been private practice. In 2010, I expanded my practice territory to include Lake County, Indiana by obtaining an Indiana law license.
Carol A Nolan
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Lisle, IL Elder Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(630) 668-6600 1001 Warrenville Road
Suite 224
Lisle, IL 60532
Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
Northern Illinois University College of Law
Since 1996, Illinois elder law attorney Carol A. Nolan, has been providing valuable legal advice for seniors and their families. As a skilled Wheaton estate attorney, Ms. Nolan is devoted to the rights and legal options of elderly and disabled people in DuPage County and Chicago's western suburbs. Her Lisle law office handles a wide range of financial, health care, and estate planning matters, including Medicaid applications and planning, disability planning, Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), guardianships, wills, trusts, and probate administration.

Carol A. Nolan has been a frequent speaker on Elder Law, Medicaid issues, estate planning, probate and trust administration,...
Cynthia Hutchins
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Lisle, IL Elder Law Lawyer with 32 years experience
(630) 510-0600 1001 Warrenville Road
Suite 224
Lisle, IL 60532
Elder, Estate Planning and Tax
Northwestern University
At the Wheaton, Illinois Law Firm of Cynthia Hayes Hutchins, we have spent the last 10 years helping people throughout DuPage County and beyond plan not just for their own future, but for what happens afterward. Contact us today, we can help if you or a loved one has any estate planning or elder law needs. You can feel welcome with our firm. We will listen to your needs and will carefully study the options to meet those needs. We will also treat you the way we would expect to be treated: with the respect you deserve. At the Law Office of...
Anthony John Pankau Jr
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Itasca, IL Elder Law Attorney
(630) 875-0500 105 E. Irving Pk Rd
Itasca, IL 60143
Elder, Estate Planning, Probate and Real Estate
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
John Pankau graduated from Purdue University in Lafayette, Indiana, and Chicago Kent College of Law with High Honors. He is licensed to practice law in Illinois and owns The Law Office of John Pankau, P.C. in Itasca, Illinois. Prior to and while attending law school, John and his wife Carole owned and operated a family business in Bloomingdale. John is an active member of his community, presenting educational seminars at local libraries and banks. Today, his practice concentrates in the areas of real estate, estate planning and administration, probate, and local government law.
Lisa M Knauf
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Addison, IL Elder Law Attorney
(630) 474-5401 221 E Lake Street
Suite 208
Addison, IL 60101
Elder, Estate Planning, Probate and Real Estate
Northern Illinois University
Lisa Knauf is an attorney that combines her legal expertise with real world experience. She had a successful sales career before going back to school to attend Northern Illinois Univ. College of Law for her law degree, She is licensed to practice law in Illinois and is the owner of Knauf Law Office PC in Addison Illinois.The Knauf Law practice concentrates in the areas of estate planning, including wills, living trusts, and powers of attorney, probate administration, real estate and elder law.

Lisa is an active member of her community, currently serving as Vice President of the Board of Trustees of...
Dennis Delman
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Skokie, IL Elder Law Lawyer with 45 years experience
(847) 674-3000 4711 Golf Rd. Suite 700
Skokie, IL 60201
Elder, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Estate Planning
DePaul College of Law and DePaul College of Law
I am a partner in a small suburban firm for over 35 years that provides excellent legal services to thousands of satisfied clients. I regularly lectures on various legal topics and am appointed by the court to mediate Family Law issues. I also love playing tennis and am on the Board of several charitable organizations
Carol A. Nolan
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Wheaton, IL Elder Law Lawyer with 23 years experience
(630) 668-6600 620 W Roosevelt Rd
Suite C1
Wheaton, IL 60187
Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
Northern Illinois University
Carol A. Nolan has been a frequent speaker on Elder Law, Medicaid issues, estate planning, probate and trust administration, and guardianships for the Illinois State Bar Association, National Business Institute, and the DuPage County Bar Association. Carol has been in practice since 1996 in the field of Medicaid planning. She advises clients about the rules pertaining to Medicaid, nursing homes, asset transfers, and trusts for the disabled. She will assist clients in filing Medicaid applications and related matters. Carol also has expertise in preparing revocable living trusts, wills, and other estate planning tools. This includes...
Jeffrey P. Story Esq.
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Evanston, IL Elder Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(847) 328-7552 1609 Sherman Ave.
Suite 210
Evanston, IL 60201
Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
Northeastern University School of Law
Attorney Bio Jeffery P. Story, Attorney at Law: Jeff Story graduated from Northeastern University School of Law in Boston, Massachusetts in 2005 and was admitted to the Illinois State Bar that same year. During the past eight years he has worked in civil litigation in Chicago. He is married to Amy Marinacci, a fellow attorney that he met in law school. Amy grew up in Evanston where her family still lives. Jeff and Amy have a young son, Gabriel who goes to Pope John XXIII School in Evanston. Jeff recently lost his mother and father within...
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