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Thomas E. Shie

Estate planning Attorney at Davenport, IA

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also known as Shie Law Office

  • State Years
    Illinois - IL 32 years
    Iowa - IA 33 years
  • Licensed for 32 years
    State IL
    Acquired 1991
    Status
    Active and Authorized to Practice Law No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 33 years
    State IA
    Acquired 1991
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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About Thomas

Learn Thomas’s areas of practice.

4
Practice areas
  1. Estate planning
    40%
    Wills, Living Wills, Property Powers of Attorney, Healthcare Powers of Attorney, Trusts, Pour-Over Wills, Special Needs Trusts

  2. Real estate
    30%
    Residential and Commercial Real Estate Sales, Purchases, Closings, Title Insurance, Title Guaranty, Leases, and Mortgage Loan Financing Closings Contracts

  3. Probate
    20%
    Probate Estates, Trust Administration, Decedent's Estates

  4. Business
    10%
    Business Formation, Corporations, Limited Liability Companies (LLCs), and Partnerships

Thomas Shie (pronounced “shy”) has been admitted to practice in both Iowa and Illinois since 1991. He is a Davenport local, graduated from West High School, the University of Iowa, and Chicago-Kent College of Law. He is a member of the Iowa State Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, and the Scott County Bar Association. Tom is also a member of both the Iowa Title Guaranty (Iowa equivalent of real estate title insurance) and the Illinois Attorneys Title Guaranty (Illinois real estate title insurance).

 

Education:

Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Iowa.
Juris Doctor (law) degree from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law with High Honors, was a member of Law Review, and was admitted to the prestigious Order of Coif for graduating in the top 10% of his graduating class.

 

Experience:

Attorney Shie has nearly 30 years of experience and expertise in transactional law, including estate planning (Wills, Trusts, and Powers of Attorney), decedents’ estates (probates and trust administration), commercial and residential real estatetransactions, leases, contracts, business transactions, and business law.

 

Community Involvement:

Attorney Shie is and has been a member of many local service clubs and organizations. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Ridgecrest Retirement Village (Davenport, Iowa), currently serves on the Moline Community Schools 403B Investment Advisory Committee (Moline, Illinois), and previously served on the Board of Directors of the Davenport Metro Swim Team.

 

The Shie Law Office specializes in the following specific areas of the law:

  • Estate Planning, Wills, Trusts, and Powers of Attorney
  • Special Needs Trusts
  • Decedent's Estates, Probates, and Trust-Administration
  • Residential and Commercial Real Estate Sales, Purchases, Closings, Title Insurance, Title Guaranty, and Leases
  • Mortgage Loan Financing Closings Contracts
  • Business Formation, Corporations, Limited Liability Companies (LLCs), and Partnerships
  • Contracts
  • Business Law

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Location

Shie Law Office
5333 Belle Avenue
Davenport, IA, 52807

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AVVO RATING 7.4 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Owner
  • Shie Law Office Pc
  • 1993 - Present

Education

  • Chicago-Kent College of Law Illinois Institute of Technology
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1991
  • University of Iowa
  • BBA - Bachelor of Business Administration
  • 1988

Associations

  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Scott County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2019

Publications

  • Chicago-Kent Law Review
  • Member
  • 1991
  • Chicago-Kent Law Review
  • Member
  • 1990
  • Chicago-Kent Law Review
  • Member
  • 1989

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Davenport Estate planning Lawyer Thomas E. Shie
Thomas E. Shie
Estate planning Attorney
Davenport, IA
Licensed for 33 years