Business Law, Commercial Transactions, Corporations and Partnerships: advises and represents for profit and not-for-profit clients in formation, operational, succession planning, litigation, and business purchase and sale matters.
Banking, Debt Collection, and Finance: advises and represents clients (financial institutions, individuals, and businesses) in loans, secured transactions, collection of debt, and operational matters.
Estate Planning, Probate and Guardianship, Taxation, Wills and Trusts: advises and represents clients (individuals and corporate fiduciaries) in simple to complex planning, formal court administration of decedent’s estates, court administration of guardianship estates for minors and adults, contested probate matters, and non-judicial administration of decedent’s estates, collaborating with investment advisors and tax professionals.
Admitted to Illinois Bar, 1987. Member Winnebago County and Illinois State Bar Associations. Past Director, Past President, Winnebago County Bar Association.
Y.W.C.A. of Rockford (past Officer and Director), River District Association.
Honors B.A., Cum Laude, Marquette University (1984); J.D., University of Illinois (1987)