James is a long time resident of Arlington Heights, Illinois, where he lives with... more
James is a long time resident of Arlington Heights, Illinois, where he lives with his wife, and the proud father of three sons. James has and continues to be active in many volunteer community activities. James acted as an Assistant Scoutmaster with Boy Scouts of America Troop 140 out of Buffalo Grove, where each of his three sons achieved the rank of Eagle Scout. James participated and lead ma... view profile
I started my own practice after thirteen years of practicing with one of the largest... more
I started my own practice after thirteen years of practicing with one of the largest law firms in Chicago. While there, I represented clients in complex cases proving myself as a trial lawyer and making sure that the end result of each case met the clients' needs and interests. My practice is no different. I believe that my clients' needs have to be met in each and every case. I know that divor... view profile
My goal as a lawyer is to provide the best possible representation to inviduals. I... more
My goal as a lawyer is to provide the best possible representation to inviduals. I do not employ any single approach to accomplish this. Instead, I hope to use a creative approach to unique to each case.
Brandon Peck practices in the areas of trust litigation, probate litigation,... more
Brandon Peck practices in the areas of trust litigation, probate litigation, fiduciary defense litigation, elder law, and estate administration, with an emphasis on contested trusts and estates. He represents individuals, families, financial institutions, and medical institutions. Brandon graduated from the University of Illinois in 2006, receiving a Bachelor's degree in Political Science... view profile
Kate Curler is the principal attorney at the Law Office of Kate Curler, a Chicago... more
Kate Curler is the principal attorney at the Law Office of Kate Curler, a Chicago law firm offering personalized, reasonably-priced legal services to seniors, the disabled and their families. Spurred on by her personal experience advocating for her parents in hospitals, rehab centers, nursing homes and with insurance companies, Kate realized there was a huge need for an attorney who goes... view profile
I am the past president of the 22,000 member Chicago Bar Association (CBA) and... more
I am the past president of the 22,000 member Chicago Bar Association (CBA) and founder of the Elder Law Committee of the CBA. I authored chapters on guardianship litigation and will contests for the Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education and my firm was hired by the city of Chicago's Department on Aging to re-write the elder abuse and neglect act. I have been chosen as an Illinois Sup... view profile
The Principal of Otis Law Group, Ltd., Donna L. Otis (fka Donna L. Moore), is... more
The Principal of Otis Law Group, Ltd., Donna L. Otis (fka Donna L. Moore), is recognized for her knowledge of elder law, estate planning, administration, and probate (including decedent's estates and guardianships)matters. She is a speaker on legal topicsdirectly affectingminority communities, including the needfor planning fordisability and death.
Peter S. Coorlas concentrates in probate litigation. Peter was an Assistant State's... more
Peter S. Coorlas concentrates in probate litigation. Peter was an Assistant State's Attorney for Cook County, Illinois, for 30 years, serving in the Special Litigation and Municipal Litigation Sections of the Civil Actions Bureau. Although Peter served in various areas while at the State's Attorneys Office, he has primarily represented the interests of Cook County in probate matters where... view profile
Elder law attorneys and elder care lawyers deal with issues related to elderly and disabled people. They write wills, answer tax questions, and plan strategies for obtaining disability, Social Security, Medicaid, and Medicare payments. Their services are useful for health and long-term care planning, as well as end-of-life planning decisions and instances of elder abuse. Elder law attorneys know what public and private resources may be available for your elderly relatives or for anyone else you know with special needs.