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5.0 stars 1 review
Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed since 1989
Review: “Mr. McKenna was always available and returned my emails/calls very quickly and executed the job of writing a trust within a few weeks. When I needed Mr. McKenna 6
month later for a closing of a house, he handled that wit...
Practice areas & skills: Real Estate, Business, Corporate & Incorporation, Estate Planning, Land Use & Zoning
Licensed since 1988
When Peggy Gerkin graduated with her undergraduate degree from Illinois State University, she took a year off to work. It is while working for a well-known worker’s compensation lawyer in Peoria that she decided she wanted to be a trial attorney. ...
Practice areas & skills: Family, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury
Avvo Rating: 9.5
Licensed since 2004
I have a beautiful wife who I married in 2003 as well as a son born in 2007 and a daughter in 2010. I enjoy golf, fishing, and the Bears.
Practice areas & skills: Personal Injury, Debt Collection
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Jack's background in multinational and commercial litigation and his federal court experience support his practice in complex commercial litigation, general business law and injury law.
Practice areas & skills: Litigation, Personal Injury, Commercial
Licensed since 1961
Herb Franks grew up on a dairy farm in Marengo, Illinois. And as a young man working early and long hours milking cows, he knew he wanted more out of life.
So he became a lawyer—but he didn’t forget his roots. Franks Gerkin McKenna, the law firm ...
Practice areas & skills: Workers Compensation, Personal Injury, Banking
5.0 stars 2 reviews
Avvo Rating: 7.9
Licensed since 2009
From an early age, Rebecca knew that she wanted to do something that would allow her to make a difference in people’s lives. She didn’t start her college career knowing she would be an attorney, but after taking an elective law class, her career p...
Practice areas & skills: Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Foreclosure, Debt Collection, Litigation
Avvo Rating: 8.1
Licensed since 2005
Joe has a legal background that encompasses a wide range of practice areas including criminal and general civil litigation. His areas of concentration include criminal and DUI defense, traffic defense, secretary of state reinstatement hearings, fa...
Practice areas & skills: Litigation, Criminal Defense, Family
Avvo Rating: 7.8
Practice areas & skills: Landlord & Tenant, Foreclosure, Bankruptcy & Debt, Litigation
Avvo Rating: 7.5
David has 27 years of legal experience. He is a skilled mediator and also understands litigation and family law from all perspectives. At Franks Gerkin McKenna, David is a powerful advocate for his clients. He comes from a union leadership backgro...
Practice areas & skills: Divorce & Separation, Workers Compensation, Domestic Violence, Child Custody, Mediation
Avvo Rating: 6.5
Licensed since 1978
Review: “I have used Jay Filler in three civil matters. When my father died I retained Jay Filler to settle his estate. A year later I used Jay Filler to represent me when I directly sold the family home without a realtor . I also...
Practice areas & skills: Estate Planning, Litigation, Real Estate