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Michael Henry Erde

Michael Henry Erde

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Elder Law, Probate, Guardianship, Corporate & Incorporation

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1969

  1. Corporate & Incorporation: 20%
  2. Guardianship: 20%
  3. Probate: 20%
  4. Elder Law: 20%
  5. Estate Planning: 20%

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Kevin J. Clancy

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    Lela Davis Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Michael H. Erde & Associates P.C.

4801 West Peterson Avenue Suite 412
Chicago, IL, 60646



ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law196908/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Illinois Super LawyerChicago Magazine2008


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Chicago Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Illinois Department of Aging Elder Abuse and Neglect Program Multidisciplinary TeamN/AN/A
Senior Citizens Will Program of Chicago Bar AssociationN/AN/A
ATG Trust CompanyLecturerN/A
Chicago Bar Association, Elder Law CommitteeMemberN/A
Illinois State Bar Association, Business Advice and Financial Planning SectionN/AN/A
Chicago Bar Association, Asset Protection CommitteeFounder and Former ChairmanN/A
Northwest Suburban Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Edgebrook Chamber of CommerceN/AN/A
Suaganash Chamber of CommerceN/AN/A
Greater North Shore Estate Planning CouncilN/AN/A
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (Illinois chapter)N/AN/A
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysMemberN/A
Northwest Suburban Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Illinois State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Lake County Apartment Owners AssociationN/AN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
Northwest Suburban BarNew Developments in Estate Planning, Probate, Taxes1986
UnknownTrustees Individuals or Institutions1958
UnknownElder AbuseN/A
UnknownInitiating ProbateN/A
UnknownMedicaid Transfer StrategiesN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
John Marshall Law School, ChicagoN/AN/A1974
University of Illinois College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1968
Washington University in St. LouisN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1965

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Conference UnknownReverse Mortgage2007
Conference UnknownElder Care in Illinois: Resolving Legal and Financial Issues2006
Greater North Shore Estate and Financial PlanningProbate2005
Conference UnknownMedicaid and Elder Law Issues in Illinois2005
Conference UnknownBuilding The Foundation: Illinois Estate Planning & Drafting Fundamentals2005
Chicago Department on AgingLiving Will and Advance Directives2005
Conference UnknownMedicaid and Elder Law Issues in Illinois2004
Conference UnknownTrust & Asset Protection Alternatives In Illinois2003
ConferenceUnknownMedicaid and Elder Law Issues in Illinois2001
ConferenceUnknownNew Issues In Elder Law1999
Conference UnknownPlanning For Medicaid EligibilityN/A