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Understanding Independent Administration in Illinois Probate Cases

Probate is the legal process that ensures the orderly distribution of a deceased person’s assets and settlement of their debts. In the state of Illinois, one of the key concepts within probate administration is “Independent Administration.” Independent Administration is an option available to streamline the probate process, providing flexibility and efficiency to both the estate’s […]

Will or No Will – Probate Litigators Here to Assist With the Legal Process

Looking for a skilled attorney to handle your probate litigation needs? Look no further than our law firm! Our team of experienced attorneys has years of experience representing clients in probate litigation cases. We understand the complexities of the probate process and are dedicated to helping our clients achieve the best possible outcome. Whether you […]

Commercial Litigation Fundamentals – The Parol Evidence Rule

Parol Evidence Rule and Breach of Contract Actions Parole evidence is a rule of evidence that bestows a preferred status on final written agreements. The rule is designed to provide stability in business transactions. The rule protects the agreement from the risk of perjured testimony and the risk of uncertain testimony of a party with […]

Probate Fundamentals – Determining Whether a Court Case is Necessary

The fundamental determination whether a probate matter needs to be filed with the county court is the value of the estate of the deceased. Under Illinois law the threshold for having to file a probate case is that the gross value of the estate must equal $100,000 or more. If the estate is valued at […]

Probate Attorneys Representing Families in Difficult Times After the Death of a Family Member

The passing of a family member is often a difficult and chaotic time. Addressing the matters associated with administering the assets they have left behind, commencing probate in the relevant court, preparing the necessary documentation related paying debts, contesting credit claims and all manner of other legal questions that may come up calls for the […]

Our Firm Represents Individuals Injured at the Workplace

Worker’s compensation is a system of benefits provided by Illinois law to most workers who have been injured while at work. The amount of benefits a worker receives in compensation for injuries suffered while at work is subject to limits as set forth by the law. Almost every employee who is injured, and whose employment […]

Representing Injured Persons

Vehicle accident injuries coming home shapes and sizes. From the most catastrophic to the more every day soft tissue injuries such as a sore neck and achy muscles. The critical element in receiving compensation for your injuries you should make sure that you are fully aware cognizant of your rights and the best course of […]

Fundamentals of Commercial Litigation

Fundamentals of the Service of Process The initial step of any lawsuit is the filing of the complaint with the court of proper jurisdiction. In order for the matter to proceed for the court then has to have “jurisdiction” over the person/business entity that is the defendant in the case. To achieve this jurisdiction, the […]