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  1. Tax: 35%
    39 years
  2. Estate Planning: 30%
    37 years
  3. Trusts: 15%
    39 years
  4. Wills & Living Wills: 10%
    39 years
  5. Probate: 10%
    39 years



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11 Hawkins Circle
Wheaton, IL, 60187

Freeborn & Peters LLP

311 South Wacker Drive
Suite 3000
Chicago, IL, 60606-6683



ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law197608/17/2015

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Illinois Super LawyersLaw & Politics Magazine2005
Leading LawyerLeading Lawyers Magazine2004
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerFreeborn & Peters LLP2010 - 2010
PartnerK & L Gates, LLP [Bell Boyd & Lloyd LLP}2006 - 2010
PartnerSonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal, LLP1995 - 2006
PartnerMcDermott, Will & Emery, LLP1976 - 1993
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Chicago Estate Planning CouncilPresident2010 - 2011
Society of Trust and Estates PractitionersMember2008 - Present
American College of Trust and Estate CounselFellow1996 - Present
International Academy of Estate and Trust LawFellow1989 - Present
Publication NameTitleDate
Family Advocate (ABA)The Truth About Trusts2010
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Minnesota Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1976
Shimer CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1972
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Chicago Council on Planned GivingCharitable Giving with Retirement Assets2010