Chicago Probate, Trust, & Estates Blog

Estate & Probate Legal Group

On January 1, 2020, the new Illinois Trust Code (ITC) became effective. Illinois is the 34th state to adopt a...

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When someone dies, their assets - called their estate - are inherited by their heirs or beneficiaries. Estate planning can...

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Many Illinois residents who lost their job due to COVID are also looking for missing unemployment checks. The Illinois Department...

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My adult son has been addicted to drugs for a long time, and makes very bad personal and financial decisions....

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Often parents and grandparents work hard for many years to build a successful business and accumulate valuable assets such as...

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Probate - the settling of an estate after someone's death - can be costly and time-consuming. On average, Illinois probate...

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Millennials are typically defined as someone born between 1980 and 2000 - so they might be aged anywhere between 20...

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This week TV game show Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek turned 80, released his memoir and told the world that if...

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If you become ill and are unable to care for your children, who will take care of them? An Illinois...

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Many people own property in another state or want to purchase real estate in another state. For many reasons -...

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