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What You Should Know About Contesting a Will in Illinois
Contested Estates Attorney
Posted November 20, 2018

Contesting a will in Illinois can be a difficult process, especially for those who don’t have legal representation, so if you believe that your loved one’s will doesn’t represent his or her true wishes or you have other legal questions or concerns about a deceased relative’s estate, it is important to speak with an experienced […]

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Getting a Divorce, Change Your Estate Plan
Contested Estates Attorney
Posted November 14, 2018

In the midst of the trauma of divorce, few couples are thinking first (or at all) about their estate planning. But it is very important that your planning be reviewed by your team of advisors, possibly including your attorney, your financial advisor, your insurance professional, and your CPA. All aspects of your financial situation will […]

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What is a Power of Attorney?
Estate Planning Attorney
Posted November 08, 2018

Those who want to ensure that their wishes regarding medical treatment will be respected even if they are later unable to express those wishes, often choose to execute advance health care directives. To find out more about drafting your own power of attorney, please contact a dedicated advance healthcare directives attorney who is well-versed in […]

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Will Contests Between Family Members
Contested Estates Attorney
Posted October 15, 2018

The death of a loved one doesn’t always bring surviving family members closer together. In fact, it is not uncommon for someone’s death to actually drive the survivors apart. This is especially true in cases where a significant inheritance is at stake and one or more of a decedent’s loved ones wasn’t provided for. To […]

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