Scott A. Berndtson Scott graduated from the Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago-Kent College of Law (IIT Chicago-Kent) in 1987 receiving the Bar and Gavel Award for outstanding service to the college, community and the profession of law. His ...
Practice areas & skills: Estate Planning, Personal Injury, Business, Divorce & Separation
I have been practicing in the area of estate planning, probate, and elder law for more than 35 years and as a result, I have a wealth of experience that allows me to skillfully navigate through a diverse assortment of legal matters. I am certified...
Practice areas & skills: Estate Planning, Guardianship, Elder Law, Probate, Medicaid & Medicare
Our firm helps clients by creating and updating trusts,wills, deeds, powers of attorney and related legal work. (We also help clients with probate estates for disability and for deaths, as well as foreclosure defense and short sales).
Practice areas & skills: Estate Planning, Real Estate, Probate, Business, Contracts & Agreements
As the third child born to Serbian immigrants and knowing first-hand the challenges faced by working class families navigating a complicated system of laws, I seek to simplify the process and help families by minimizing the stress of the legal sys...
Practice areas & skills: Estate Planning, Elder Law, Probate, Business
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"Estate" is the legal term used to define your property and money—basically, everything that belongs to you. Estate planning attorneys tell you different strategies you can use to transfer your belongings after you die. By planning your estate, you can maximize its value by minimizing taxes and eliminating court costs and interference. Estate planning attorneys also help you control and protect your estate during your lifetime, by writing documents that allow you to transfer property and money to children, charities, or others in a way you desire.