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About Me

I am a northside Chicago-based estate planning attorney, providing individuals and families with client-focused, individualized legal services.    Please contact me at 773-587-9693, for a free initial consultation. 


Practice Areas


  1. Estate Planning: 45%
  2. Elder Law: 45%
  3. Business: 5%
  4. Probate: 5%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Richard Edward Sexner

    I endorse this lawyer.


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  • Douglas MacMillan Borthwick

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Contact Info

Zisl Edelson, Esq.

West Rogers Park
Chicago, IL, 60645


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law198708/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateMayer Brown, LLP1987 - 1991
Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Police Accountability ProjectN/A2013 - Present
Illinois Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysN/A2013 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationN/A2012 - Present
Publication NameTitleDate
National Litigation Consultants ReviewApple v. Samsung: Lessons Learned for Financial Experts2013
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Chicago Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
University of Chicago Graduate School of BusinessFinanceN/A1987
Sarah Lawrence CollegeLatin and Greek LiteratureBA - Bachelor of Arts1983