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Wendy D. Calvert

Practice areas:

Litigation, Insurance, Real Estate, General Practice

About Me

Attorney and Realtor in Illinois and Wisconsin


Real Estate Closings, Condo Association Management and Insurance Consulting


 


About The Law Office of Wendy D Calvert


Law Offices of Wendy D Calvert was established in 2012 by solo Practioner Wendy D Calvert and is a WBE Women Owned Law Firm.  The firm consists of experienced insurance and real estate professionals who understand that the most critical aspect of your real estate investment is how to get the highest and best value out of your property.


 


Experienced in successfully handling litiation in federal as well as state court, we go beyond the mere acquisition to focus on preserving your investment through the use of insurance defense, property management and when necessary, litigation. 


 


 


Wendy Calvert, Attorney at Law, Licensed Real Estate Broker


Wendy has been licensed to practice law in the state of Wisconsin since 1999 and Illinois since 2004. She attended the University of Wisconsin Law School and earned a B.A. in Communications and Marketing from Marquette University. She has experience as an in-house property and casualty insurance claims attorney and insurance litigation attorney. Prior to this, she also worked corporate consultant as an insurance expert with a large media company.


 


Wendy is also a licensed real estate Broker in the State of Illinois and Wisconsin.


 


Find out about all of your legal options and possible solutions.  Call 312-508-3850 to schedule your appointment today.


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1999

  1. General Practice: 25%
    16 years
  2. Real Estate: 25%
    7 years
  3. Insurance: 25%
    15 years
  4. Litigation: 25%
    16 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($175-300/hour), Contingent (25-35%), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

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    I endorse this lawyer. I have worked with her on several real estate matters and I have always found her to be knowledgeable and a strong advocate for her clients.

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    Keith Allen Insurance Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Lisa R. Carter

    Wendy is a skilled and talented lawyer and is very knowledgeable on real estate issues. She is also a strong advocate for her clients.

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    Lisa Carter Contracts & Agreements Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Wendy Calvert Law Offices

P O Box 805601
Chicago, IL, 60680

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200408/17/2015
WIGood Standing199903/23/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
ServiceState Bar of Wisconsin Non-Resident Lawyers Division2011

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalLaw Offices of Wendy Calvert2012 - Present
Litigation ConsultantLexis Nexis Group2007 - 2012
Trial AttorneySafeco Chicago Legal2004 - 2007
Claim AttorneyGeneral Casualty Insurance1999 - 2004

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of Wisconsin, Nonresident Lawyers DivisionPast President2010 - 2011
State Bar of Wisconsin, Diversity Outreach CommitteeChair2002 - 2003

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Insurance Defense and Coverage ReviewFavorable thru Negotiation, Mediation or Arbitration
Illegal EvictionFavorable to Tenant
Coverage DisputeCarrier Provided Coverage

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Chicago Legal OfficeThe Litigation Process - Cook County2007

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Wisconsin, MadisonLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
Marquette UniversityCommunicationBA - Bachelor of Arts1989

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
State Bar of Wisconsin, Diversity Outreach CommitteeEthical Issues of Bias in the Bench and Bar2002