Monthly Archive: June 2024

$5,000,000.00+ EXTRAORDINARY RESULT! BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS, WILL, GUARDIANSHIP, TRUST, GUARDIANSHIP LAW FIRM, OVER FORTY (40) YEARS OF EXPERIENCE HANDLING SERIOUS WILL, TRUST AND ESTATE ISSUES, INCLUDING RELATING TO TRUST COMPANIES MISINTERPRETING DOCUMENTS AND TAKING POSITIONS CONTRARY TO THE INTERESTS OF CLIENTS OR FAMILY MEMBERS. WE WERE HIRED BY FAMILY MEMBERS IN REGARD TO A TRUST THAT EXISTED FOR APPROXIMATELY THIRTY (30) YEARS. AFTER THE LAST TO DIE OF THE SETTLORS, WHO WERE HUSBAND AND WIFE, THE CORPORATE FIDUCIARY DID NOT WISH TO RELEASE FUNDS TO THE ADULT BENEFICIARIES. THE CORPORATE FIDUCIARY TOOK THE POSITION THAT THE SETTLOR, THE SURVIVING WIFE BEFORE SHE DIED, DID NOT PROPERLY EXECUTE A SPECIAL POWER OF APPOINTMENT BEFORE SHE PASSED AWAY. IF THE TRUST COMPANY WAS RIGHT, THEY WISHED TO CONTINUE TO ADMINISTER THE TRUST FOR THE REMAINING LIFETIMES OF THE SURVIVING CHILDREN OF THE PREDECEASED SETTLORS, WHICH WOULD HAVE MEANT IN EXCESS OF $5,000,000.00 WOULD HAVE REMAINED IN TRUST FOR AN ESTIMATED ANOTHER TWENTY (20) YEARS OR MORE, WITH THE CORPORATE FIDUCIARY CONTINUING TO RECEIVE FEES IN EXCESS OF $100,000.00 EACH YEAR, FOR APPROXIMATELY ANOTHER $2,000,000.00+ OVER THE COURSE OF ANOTHER TWENTY (20) YEARS OR MORE OF EXISTENCE OF THE TRUST. A RESOLUTION WAS REACHED WITH AN ESTATE ADMINISTRATION PROCEEDING IN ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS WHEREBY THE CORPORATE FIDUCIARY AGREED WITH THE POSITION AND/OR REQUESTS OF OUR CLIENTS AND AN ORDER WAS ENTERED IN FAVOR OF OUR CLIENTS WHICH ALLOW FOR THE ESTATE ADMINISTRATION TO PROCEED TO CONCLUSION WHICH ALLOWED FOR THE TRUST ADMINISTRATION TO PROCEED TO CONCLUSION WITH EACH OF THE CHILDREN TO RECEIVE IN EXCESS OF $1,400,000.00 EACH INCOME TAX FREE INCLUDING BECAUSE OF A STEP UP IN TAX BASIS AS OF THE DATE OF DEATH OF THE LAST TO DIE OF THE SETTLORS OF THE TRUST. AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM DE WITT COUNTY, CLINTON, FARMER CITY AND WAPELLA, VERMILION COUNTY, DANVILLE, HOOPESTON AND GEORGETOWN, CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, CHAMPAIGN, URBANA AND RANTOUL, ILLINOIS.

$5,000,000.00+ EXTRAORDINARY RESULT! BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS, WILL, GUARDIANSHIP, TRUST, GUARDIANSHIP LAW FIRM, OVER FORTY (40) YEARS OF EXPERIENCE HANDLING SERIOUS WILL, TRUST AND ESTATE ISSUES, INCLUDING RELATING TO TRUST COMPANIES MISINTERPRETING DOCUMENTS AND TAKING POSITIONS CONTRARY TO THE…
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DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES (DCFS) ILLINOIS LAW FIRM. WE FIGHT FOR THE RIGHTS OF OUR CLIENTS! WE TAKE IMMEDIATE ACTION AND DO NOT TOLERATE ANY ABUSES OF OUR CLIENT’S RIGHTS. EXPERIENCED REPRESENTATION IN REGARD TO DCFS CONTACTS, POSITIONS, ISSUES, INVESTIGATIONS, FINDINGS, HEARINGS INCLUDING ADMINISTRATIVE AND JUDICIAL, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS, DCFS LAW FIRM AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM WHITE COUNTY, CARMI, GRAYVILLE AND NORRIS CITY, JACKSON COUNTY, AVA, CARBONDALE AND MURPHYSBORO, WILLIAMSON COUNTY, HERRIN, MARION AND CARTERVILLE, ILLINOIS.

DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES (DCFS) ILLINOIS LAW FIRM. WE FIGHT FOR THE RIGHTS OF OUR CLIENTS! WE TAKE IMMEDIATE ACTION AND DO NOT TOLERATE ANY ABUSES OF OUR CLIENT’S RIGHTS. EXPERIENCED REPRESENTATION IN REGARD TO DCFS CONTACTS, POSITIONS,…
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$1,800.00 SETTLEMENT IN ADDITION TO TIMESHARE CANCELLATION AFTER FILING A LAWSUIT. BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS LAW FIRM, ARTICLE REGARDING CASE SETTLEMENT WITH RESPECT TO TIMESHARE LITIGATION. THERE WAS A CLAIM THAT A TIMESHARE ENTITY TOOK ADVANTAGE OF A YOUNGER PERSON IN LAS VEGAS. A COLLEGE STUDENT WHO WAS WITH HIS FRIENDS WAS ALLEGEDLY PRESSURED INTO SIGNING TIMESHARE DOCUMENTS. THAT RESULTED IN AN OBLIGATION IN EXCESS OF $30,000.00 TO THE COLLEGE STUDENT. AFTER NEGOTIATIONS A LAWSUIT WAS FILED. AFTER A LAWSUIT WAS FILED THERE WAS A SETTLEMENT THAT RESULTED IN THE TIMESHARE BEING CANCELLED AS WELL AS THE TIMESHARE PAYING $1,800.00, TO OUR CLIENT TO SETTLE. AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS LAW FIRM AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM THE SALINE COUNTY, ELDORADO, HARRISBURG AND GALATIA, GALLATIN COUNTY, SHAWNEETOWN, RIDGWAY AND JUNCTION, UNION COUNTY, ANNA, JONESBORO AND COBDEN, AREA.

$1,800.00 SETTLEMENT IN ADDITION TO TIMESHARE CANCELLATION AFTER FILING A LAWSUIT. BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS LAW FIRM, ARTICLE REGARDING CASE SETTLEMENT WITH RESPECT TO TIMESHARE LITIGATION. THERE WAS A CLAIM THAT A TIMESHARE ENTITY TOOK ADVANTAGE OF A YOUNGER…
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HOW TO FIND “THE BEST NEIGHBORHOOD DISPUTES LAWYER” NEAR ME, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, METRO EAST LAW FIRM WITH DECADES OF EXPERIENCE HANDLING NEIGHBORHOOD DISPUTE MATTERS, AVVO 10.0 RATING, LEADING LAWYER, MILLION DOLLAR ADVOCATES FORUM, BEST ATTORNEYS OF AMERICA, AMERICAN SOCIETY OF LEGAL ADVOCATES TOP 100 FAMILY LAWYERS IN ILLINOIS, NATIONAL ACADEMY OF FAMILY LAW ATTORNEYS, MARTINDALE HUBBELL AV PREEMINENT RATED, SUPER LAWYERS CLIENTS SHOULD MEET WITH PROSPECTIVE ATTORNEYS AND LAW FIRMS THAT THEY MAY WISH TO CONSIDER FOR REPRESENTATION. THEY SHOULD INTERVIEW AS MANY ATTORNEYS AS THEY WISH. THEY MAY ALSO WITH TO CONFER WITH FRIENDS OR NEIGHBORS OR TRUSTED ADVISORS. THEY CAN ATTEMPT TO FIND OUT AS MUCH AS THEY CAN THROUGH OTHER SOURCES, INCLUDING THE INTERNET. THEY MAY WISH TO CONTACT LOCAL BAR ASSOCIATIONS. THERE MAY BE LISTINGS IN PHONE BOOKS. THE CHOICE OF AN ATTORNEY IS IMPORTANT AND CLIENTS SHOULD REVIEW AS MANY RESOURCES AS POSSIBLE AND KEEP IN MIND THAT THERE ARE MANY COMPETENT ATTORNEYS AND LAW FIRMS AND THE PURSUIT OF THE BEST MAY BE SUBJECTIVE, IF NOT DIFFICULT TO DEFINE SINCE EACH CLIENT IS DIFFERENT AND EACH CASE IS DIFFERENT, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM CHRISTIAN COUNTY, ASSUMPTION, PANA AND TAYLORVILLE, COLES COUNTY, CHARLESTON, MATTOON AND OAKLAND, CLARK COUNTY, MARSHALL, CASEY AND MARTINSVILLE.

HOW TO FIND “THE BEST NEIGHBORHOOD DISPUTES LAWYER” NEAR ME, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, METRO EAST LAW FIRM WITH DECADES OF EXPERIENCE HANDLING NEIGHBORHOOD DISPUTE MATTERS, AVVO 10.0 RATING, LEADING LAWYER, MILLION DOLLAR ADVOCATES FORUM, BEST ATTORNEYS OF AMERICA, AMERICAN SOCIETY…
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FORTY-TWO (42) YEARS PLUS OF EXPERIENCE HANDLING REAL ESTATE MATTERS, ISSUES, DISPUTES, SETTLEMENTS AND LAWSUITS, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS REAL ESTATE LAWYERS, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM PIKE COUNTY, BARRY, GRIGGSVILLE AND PITTSFIELD, SCOTT COUNTY, WINCHESTER, NAPLES AND MANCHESTER, MORGAN COUNTY, JACKSONVILLE, WAVERLY AND SOUTH JACKSONVILLE, ILLINOIS.

FORTY-TWO (42) YEARS PLUS OF EXPERIENCE HANDLING REAL ESTATE MATTERS, ISSUES, DISPUTES, SETTLEMENTS AND LAWSUITS, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS REAL ESTATE LAWYERS, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM PIKE COUNTY, BARRY, GRIGGSVILLE AND PITTSFIELD, SCOTT COUNTY, WINCHESTER, NAPLES AND MANCHESTER,…
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CLINTON COUNTY, ILLINOIS WILL CONTEST ATTORNEY, METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS ESTATE LITIGATION LAWYER, AN ELDERLY MOTHER CHANGED HER ESTATE PLAN IN REGARD TO FARM PROPERTY WORTH IN EXCESS OF $2,000,000, INSTEAD OF HER ESTATE BEING RECEIVED BY HER CHILDREN OF EQUAL SHARES UPON HER DEATH, CERTAIN CHILDREN THAT WERE FARMING THE FARMLAND WERE BASICALLY GIVEN A LIFE ESTATE THAT WOULD TERMINATE UPON THEIR DEATHS, SUCH THAT THEY WOULD CONTINUE AS THE TENANT FARMERS, AT A BARGAIN PRICE, TO THE EXCLUSION OF THE OTHER SIBLINGS THAT WERE THEN DEPRIVED OF RECEIVING THEIR RIGHTFUL INHERITANCE UPON THE DEATH OF THEIR MOTHER. INSTEAD OF THE OTHER SIBLINGS RECEIVING THEIR INHERITANCE UPON THE DEATH OF THEIR MOTHER, UPON THE TERMINATION OF THE LIFE ESTATES FOR THE CHILDREN CONTINUING WITH FARMING THE PROPERTY, THERE WAS THEN A PROVISION THAT THERE WOULD BE A DISTRIBUTION TO THE GRANDCHILDREN OF THE DECEDENT, WHICH MAY NOT OCCUR FOR DECADES. FURTHER, DEPENDING ON ANY CHANGES IN THE TAX LAW, THE ESTATE PLAN RAISED ISSUES IN REGARD TO THE GENERATION-SKIPPING EXEMPTION TAX. AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM MADISON COUNTY, GRANITE CITY, COLLINSVILLE, HIGHLAND, ILLINOIS.

CLINTON COUNTY, ILLINOIS WILL CONTEST ATTORNEY, METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS ESTATE LITIGATION LAWYER, AN ELDERLY MOTHER CHANGED HER ESTATE PLAN IN REGARD TO FARM PROPERTY WORTH IN EXCESS OF $2,000,000, INSTEAD OF HER ESTATE BEING RECEIVED BY…
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HOW TO FIND THE BEST BUSINESS LAW ATTORNEY, METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS, MECHANICS LIENS, DISPUTES WITH CONTRACTORS, FORMATION OF BUSINESS ENTITIES, CLIENTS SHOULD MEET WITH PROSPECTIVE ATTORNEYS AND LAW FIRMS THAT THEY MAY WISH TO CONSIDER FOR REPRESENTATION. THEY SHOULD INTERVIEW AS MANY ATTORNEYS AS THEY WISH. THEY MAY ALSO WISH TO CONFER WITH FRIENDS OR NEIGHBORS OR TRUSTED ADVISORS. THEY CAN ATTEMPT TO FIND OUT AS MUCH AS THEY CAN THROUGH OTHER SOURCES, INCLUDING THE INTERNET. THEY MAY WISH TO CONTACT LOCAL BAR ASSOCIATIONS. THERE MAY BE LISTINGS IN PHONE BOOKS. THE CHOICE OF AN ATTORNEY IS IMPORTANT AND CLIENTS SHOULD REVIEW AS MANY RESOURCES AS POSSIBLE AND KEEP IN MIND THAT THERE ARE MANY COMPETENT ATTORNEYS AND LAW FIRMS AND THE PURSUIT OF THE BEST MAY BE SUBJECTIVE, IF NOT DIFFICULT TO DEFINE SINCE EACH CLIENT IS DIFFERENT AND EACH CASE IS DIFFERENT, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM BROWN COUNTY, MOUNT STERLING, MOUND STATION AND RIPLEY, CASS COUNTY, BEARDSTOWN, VIRGINIA AND ASHLAND, MACON COUNTY, DECATUR, MACON AND MAROA, ILLINOIS.

HOW TO FIND THE BEST BUSINESS LAW ATTORNEY, METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS, MECHANICS LIENS, DISPUTES WITH CONTRACTORS, FORMATION OF BUSINESS ENTITIES, CLIENTS SHOULD MEET WITH PROSPECTIVE ATTORNEYS AND LAW FIRMS THAT THEY MAY WISH TO CONSIDER FOR…
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REAL ESTATE LAW FIRM PROVIDING LEGAL SERVICES FOR CLIENTS IN THE CHESTER, RANDOLPH COUNTY, ILLINOIS AREA, METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS LAW FIRM WITH FORTY (40) YEARS PLUS EXPERIENCE, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM WARREN COUNTY, MONMOUTH, ROSEVILLE AND KIRKWOOD, PEORIA COUNTY, PEORIA, PEORIA HEIGHTS AND CHILLICOTHE, WOODFORD COUNTY, EUREKA, EL PASO AND MINONK, ILLINOIS.

REAL ESTATE LAW FIRM PROVIDING LEGAL SERVICES FOR CLIENTS IN THE CHESTER, RANDOLPH COUNTY, ILLINOIS AREA, METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS LAW FIRM WITH FORTY (40) YEARS PLUS EXPERIENCE, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM WARREN COUNTY, MONMOUTH, ROSEVILLE…
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PINCKNEYVILLE, PERRY COUNTY, ILLINOIS REAL ESTATE, LITIGATION, EASEMENTS, TRANSACTIONS, ENVIRONMENTAL, LAW FIRM BASED IN METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS, LAWYERS AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM THE PINCKNEYVILLE, PERRY COUNTY, ILLINOIS AREA ALSO AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM VIENNA, JOHNSON COUNTY, ILLINOIS.

PINCKNEYVILLE, PERRY COUNTY, ILLINOIS REAL ESTATE, LITIGATION, EASEMENTS, TRANSACTIONS, ENVIRONMENTAL, LAW FIRM BASED IN METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS, LAWYERS AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM THE PINCKNEYVILLE, PERRY COUNTY, ILLINOIS AREA ALSO AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM VIENNA,…
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LAWSUITS INVOLVING SETTING ASIDE TRANSFER ON DEATH DEEDS AND LAST WILL AND TESTAMENTS, ISSUES WITH RESPECT TO THE WAY A DEED IS DRAFTED OR RECORDED, OR THE MANNER IN WHICH A WILL IS PREPARED OR EXECUTED, INCLUDING WHETHER OR NOT PURPORTED WITNESSES PHYSICALLY SAW A PERSON SIGN A DEED OR A WILL. A WITNESS HAS TO BE PHYSICALLY PRESENT, AND CANNOT SIGN AFTER THE FACT, AND THE WITNESS HAS TO HAVE ACTUALLY SEEN THE PERSON SIGN, WHICH MAY OR MAY NOT BE THE CASE BASED ON FACTS AND CIRCUMSTANCES, MOUNT VERNON, JEFFERSON COUNTY, CENTRALIA, MARION COUNTY, FAIRFIELD, WAYNE COUNTY, ILLINOIS

LAWSUITS INVOLVING SETTING ASIDE TRANSFER ON DEATH DEEDS AND LAST WILL AND TESTAMENTS, ISSUES WITH RESPECT TO THE WAY A DEED IS DRAFTED OR RECORDED, OR THE MANNER IN WHICH A WILL IS PREPARED OR EXECUTED, INCLUDING WHETHER OR NOT…
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