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Theodore M. Mcginn

Tax Attorney at Palatine, IL

5.0   1 review
  • Licensed for 28 years
    State IL
    Acquired 1995
    Active and Authorized to Practice Law No misconduct found

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About Theodore

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I was born and raised in the State of Iowa.  I obtained my undergradutate degree in Accounting at the University of Iowa.  Thereafter, I sat for and passed the CPA exam.


I then entered law school in Chicago at Loyola University.  Upon graduation, I established my career here.


I am married to Tricia and I have two children, Colin and Erin. 

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Lavelle Law, Ltd.
501 W. Colfax Street
Palatine, IL, 60604

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Posted by VIVIAN | June 18, 2014
AMAZING ATTORNEY exceptionally broad knowledge and experience
"Theodore M. McGinn Attorney at Law-Partner is one of the best attorney at LaVelle Law Ltd. in Illinois. I have worked with him on several matters and have been impressed on each and every one. His work ethic, attention to detail, and overall legal abilities are outstanding. He is methodical, organized and very creative. His ability to connect people is inspiring and his presentation skills are amazing. If you are looking to retain one of the best attorneys in Illinois , I highly recommend and endorse Theodore M. McGinn ." - Broker- Managing Partner COAH LLC Vivian Ritter , Chicago Il
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  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
  • Hourly Rates $ 410-410 per hour
  • Retainer Always
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 8.8 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Lavelle Law, Ltd.
  • 1997 - Present
  • Professor
  • Adjunct Professor of Law at The John Marshall Law School
  • 2014 - 2014
  • Associate
  • Corcoran and Corcoran
  • 1996 - 1997


  • Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount University
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • N/A
  • University of Iowa
  • B.B. A.
  • N/A

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Home Health Care Purchase
  • Transaction closed


  • Federal Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Certificate of Appreciation
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • 2002


Speaking Engagements

  • Home Healthcare: A Legal Primer
  • Health Law
  • 2013

Attorney endorsements

Received (10)
Given (17)
Endorse Theodore
Corporate and incorporation Attorney | Jan 11
Relationship: Worked for lawyer
"Ted is not only an excellent attorney, but he's also an excellent businessman. He gets great results from his clients, and really digs deep to understand what they need so that he can deliver top results. His counsel and business advice really add value to any company."
Corporate and incorporation Attorney | Nov 18
Relationship: Co-worker
"Ted is an incredibly knowledgeable and diligent attorney who takes a personal approach to each client he represents."
Unknown Attorney | Oct 09
Relationship: Worked for lawyer
"Ted knows how to get the job done, and his amiable and professional character make him elite in this profession. I fully endorse him."
Health care Attorney | Sep 25
Relationship: Co-worker
"I would recommend Ted in a heartbeat. Ted has considerable depth and range of knowledge regarding tax, health care and corporate law. He knows how to look at the big picture and obtain real results for his clients."
Health care Attorney | Jun 26
Relationship: Co-worker
"Ted is a leading lawyer on the cutting edge of a very dynamic area of law. His knowledge of health care legislation and practice is exceptional. I recommend no other lawyer for this area of practice."
Unknown Attorney | Jun 24
Relationship: Co-worker
"Having worked with Ted over the past few years, I can endorse him without reservation in his listed practice areas. He is knowledgeable and strives to deliver efficient solutions to his clients' legal problems."
Corporate and incorporation Attorney | Jun 23
Relationship: Co-worker
"Ted is an excellent attorney with a broad base of knowledge in many areas of the law (notably tax, business, and home health care law). He not only possess an incredible range of experience, but depth as well. I know that any question I bring to him will be fully answered in short order. He has and will continue to be an invaluable resource to his clients. I endorse Ted without reservation."
Unknown Attorney | Jun 23
Relationship: Co-worker
"I have been fortunate to work with Ted at Lavelle Law for several years and am pleased to endorse him without reservation. He is an excellent attorney, with a broad base of knowledge and experience in tax, healthcare, and related transactional and business matters. He has been a valuable resource for many of my clients, and I would not hesitate to recommend him for clients needing representation in tax, small business, and especially healthcare compliance and regulation matters."
Business Attorney | Jun 10
Relationship: Co-worker
"Ted has a remarkable grasp of business strategy, business disputes, and business acquisitions. He also brings valuable experience in the areas of compliance with ever-changing and increasingly complex healthcare regulations that affect small businesses. I would definitely endorse Ted for any small business needs, and especially for those small businesses working within the healthcare space."
Health care Attorney | Jun 10
Relationship: Co-worker
"Ted is an excellent, skilled and honest attorney that I would not hesitate to highly recommend to friend or family member."
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Palatine Tax Lawyer Theodore M. Mcginn
Theodore M. Mcginn
Tax Attorney
Palatine, IL
Licensed for 28 years
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