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Jenette M. Schwemler

Jenette M. Schwemler

Practice areas:

Elder Law, Family, Appeals, Medicaid & Medicare

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About Me

Jenette M. Schwemler has been practicing law since 1997.  Her practice focuses on family law, including divorce, custody, mediation, estate planning and elder law - a full service family law practitioner.  She is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and the McHenry County Bar Association.  Jenette serves on the Civil Practice Committee for the McHenry County Bar Association.


Over the course of her career, Jenette has been a featured speaker on many topics, including Medicaid eligibility, Medicaid asset protection, divorce, custody, line of duty pension benefits, the Freedom of Information Act, and the Open Meetings Act.


Admissions:
•  Illinois, 1997
•  U.S. District Court, N.D. of Illinois, 2011
•  Certified Family Mediator for McHenry County


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1997

  1. Family: 32%
  2. Elder Law: 32%
  3. Appeals: 31%
  4. Medicaid & Medicare: 5%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Elizabeth Marie Vonau

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Jenette for years and have always known her to be hard working, honest and ethical.

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    Elizabeth Vonau DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Jenette Schwemler for many years and have always known her to be an excellent attorney. She is held in high regard in the legal community with impeccable integrity.

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    Brian Stevens Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office of Jenette M. Schwemler, PC

1301 Pyott Road, Suite 201B
Lake in the Hills, IL, 60156

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199708/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
110% AwardZukowski, Rogers, Flood & McArdle2009

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerLaw Office of Jenette M. Schwemler, P.C.2012 - Present
AttorneyZukowski, Rogers, Flood & McArdle1999 - 2012
AttorneyStevens & Associates1997 - 1999

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
McHenry County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Illinois State Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
In re Marriage of Smithtrial court reversed and case was remanded

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Law Office of Jenette M. Schwemler, PC websiteIllinois Asset Test (Medicaid)2012
Law Office of Jenette M. Schwemler, PC websiteCost of Divorce2012

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
The John Marshall School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Ohio State University, ColumbusN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1993

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Planning for Your FutureDiscovering Insurance and Estate Planning Options Pre and Post Retirement2012
Del Webb SeminarQualifying for Medicaid Benefits While Protecting Your Assets from the Nursing Home2012