On March 20, 2020, Illinois Governor Pritzker ordered millions of residents to stay home to help contain the COVID-19 virus, with exceptions for certain essential activities, businesses and operations. (See ExecutiveOrder-2020-10). Yes, there is a […]
A Health Care Power of Attorney is an important part of an estate plan, and it just got easier to get one.
The Illinois State Bar Association (“ISBA”) has issued an advisory opinion that attorneys representing clients in probate cases cannot ethically collect fees in excess of the amount determined to be reasonable by the court.
Several new laws designed to protect senior citizens are now in effect in Illinois. Supporters of these laws say they will promote safety, increase accountability for caretakers, and help authorities identify and respond to reports […]