I am the founder of Alan R. Press, Attorney At Law, P.C., established in 1994. I... more
I am the founder of Alan R. Press, Attorney At Law, P.C., established in 1994. I graduated from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. where I received my B.S.B.A. While at Georgetown, I served as an intern for United States Senator Bill Bradley. In addition to being a lawyer, I am a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). Prior to my law practice, I began my career at Ernst & Young, one of the ... view profile
Dean R. Hedeker is a leading Chicago-area authority on estate and tax planning,... more
Dean R. Hedeker is a leading Chicago-area authority on estate and tax planning, business law, and investments. Dean has more than 30 years' experience helping business owners and families grow, protect, and pass on their hard-earned money through tax planning, estate planning, and investment management services. Over the past 10 years alone, Dean has created more than 2,000 estate plans and eve... view profile
I am a sole practitioner in Libertyville, Illinois, and the majority of my practice... more
I am a sole practitioner in Libertyville, Illinois, and the majority of my practice involves representing individual debtors in bankruptcy and foreclosure actions. It is my experience that very few people want to file bankruptcy. However, when someone finds that circumstances beyond his control forces him to take this step, he needs a bankruptcy lawyer, who possesses both the compassi... view profile
Tax attorneys understand the interplay of different tax laws and regulations, and in planning strategies to minimize people's tax liabilities. Many tax laws are written by lawyers for lawyers, and as such are very difficult to understand. There are also many different types of taxes and tax laws–for example, income taxes, corporate and business taxes, death taxes, property taxes, estate and gift taxes, sales taxes, and international taxes. Sometimes taxes are based on an inflated or incorrect value the government has placed on an entity or activity. Tax attorneys will help you challenge the value or the tax itself, and help you reduce your taxes through careful planning.