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    • Adult & Minor Guardianship FAQs

      Many jurisdictions across the country have provisions for those who want to apply to be a guardian for a minor child or an adult. Proceeding through this process can be complicated. However, with the help of an attorney, you can understand all the benefits and challenges of gaining guardianship of another individual. Here are a…

    • How to Navigate the Probate Process in Illinois

      After someone dies, their assets go through a process known as probate. With that, the courts will ensure that their will is valid, along with identifying and distributing the property. Often, it can be lengthy and time-consuming.  How can you better prepare yourself to navigate the probate process in Illinois? Here are a few tips:…

    • Is Probate Required in Illinois?

      After someone passes away, their estate may end up in probate. Generally, this process involves ensuring that the deceased individual’s will is valid. The court will also identify and distribute their property to the person’s heirs. Many people want to avoid these proceedings because they are lengthy and costly. Is probate required in Illinois? Here…

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    • adult and minor guardianship

      Many jurisdictions across the country have provisions for those who want to apply to be a guardian for a minor child or an adult. Proceeding through this process can be complicated. However, with the help of an attorney, you can understand all the benefits and challenges of gaining guardianship of another individual. Here are a…

    • probate process

      After someone dies, their assets go through a process known as probate. With that, the courts will ensure that their will is valid, along with identifying and distributing the property. Often, it can be lengthy and time-consuming.  How can you better prepare yourself to navigate the probate process in Illinois? Here are a few tips:…

    • Illinois probate

      After someone passes away, their estate may end up in probate. Generally, this process involves ensuring that the deceased individual’s will is valid. The court will also identify and distribute their property to the person’s heirs. Many people want to avoid these proceedings because they are lengthy and costly. Is probate required in Illinois? Here…

    • estate planning with family

      With the upcoming family celebrations, it may be an excellent time to discuss your plans for the next year and beyond, especially those involving your estate. Holidays are full of celebrating and spending time with loved ones. What better gift can you give than securing their future? Here are a few tips if you want…

    • family estate planning

      The holiday season is a time for fun, festivities, and family time. During the merriment, you may not think about estate planning. But bringing the family together is the ideal time to discuss these issues. You can outline your wishes and have peace of mind in the process. Here is what you need to know…

    • small business owner

      If you want to make sure your business is sustainable for the future, you need to have a succession plan. A succession plan outlines who will take over your business when you retire, become incapacitated, or pass away. Creating these plans can reduce any issues when it comes to transitioning leadership in a company. Here…