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This office serves clients in real estate transactions of all types. I
also assist clients with estate planning for everyone, including the GLBT community, and represent Illinois condominium associations
as needed. I help real estate investors who are renting their properties deal with difficult renter issues, and I advocate
for renters dealing with difficult landlords.
I work with clients in Chicago and all over the Chicagoland area, including
Wilmette, Skokie, Morton Grove, Plainfield, Wheaton, Glencoe, Lake Forest, Naperville, Oak Park, Winnetka, Des Plaines, Orland
Park, Berwyn, Carol Stream, Arlington Heights, Crystal Lake, Barrington, Palatine, Park Ridge, Gurnee, South Holland, Park
Forest and more.
My goal is to give
each and every client personal, friendly and competent service at a reasonable price. I also strive to use technology in the
best way possible to keep my clients informed.
My legal background includes working for a major Chicago developer and working for a boutique
firm in their real estate division. I am also a landlord of a three flat building in Rogers Park and I am managing broker
of a small real estate brokerage.
I work with all different types of clients, including developers, first-time buyers, buyers of second
(or third!) homes, all sellers and the LGBTQ community.
My real estate blog is below. Please make sure to check
back on a regular basis to check out what's new. I update my blog about once a week and welcome any questions that you may
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Tuesday, March 4, 2008
Is Your Estate Plan in Order?
Do you have a will? Powers of attorney for Property and Durable Power of Attorney (for Healthcare)?
When's the last time you reviewed beneficiaries on your life insurance and retirement plans? Do you know what will happen
when you die?
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If you don't have answers to these questions, you may want to consider rethinking your plans.
According to the AARP, 40% of people over 50 don't have a will. 55% of that group doesn't have a Durable Power of
If you have children, you need to consider what would happen you them if both you and your spouse die.
Do you have a guardian and a trust set up for them, if they are minors?
If you don't have documents, or if
you haven't updated them in the past five years, or if you have had significant life changes (death of spouse, new child,
divorce) consider doing that today.