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In this video, McHenry County civil litigation lawyer Kevin O'Flaherty describes why O'Flaherty Law is the best choice for your civil dispute matter.

  • We Are Cost-Conscious And Cost-Effective!  We treat the client's money as if it were our own.  We do not surprise our clients with unexpected bills.  Instead, before accruing any fees we allow you to make an educated decision with respect to the costs of each step in the dispute resolution & litigation process.  We work aggressively but efficiently to minimize the expense of each stage in the process.  
  • We Put Your Interests First!  Many litigation attorneys are content to let cases drag out and "bill the file."  We realize that you are a person, not a file, and we want you to have a lifelong relationship with our firm.  At O'Flaherty Law, our goal is not to make our firm money off of your case, but instead to have you walk away feeling like you got a good resolution at a fair price.  We are prepared to aggressively pursue or defend your case.  However, because 95% of cases settle before trial, we work with an eye toward a favorable settlement at all times.   It is in your best interest to have a speedy and favorable resolution to your case without expending significant attorneys fees, and, because we put your interests first, this is our goal.  
  • We Are Your Aggressive Advocate!  Our team of McHenry County civil litigation attorneys has made a name for ourselves representing the "little guy" against powerful corporations.  We have handled class action suits in Federal Court as well as appeals and multi-state litigation.  No case is too big, and we are prepared to take on and defeat powerful adversaries.     

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What to Expect From a Consultation

The purpose of a free consultation is to determine whether our firm is a good fit for your legal needs. Although we often discuss expected results and costs, our attorneys do not give legal advice unless and until you choose to retain us. Although most consultations are complimentary, some may carry a charge depending on the type of matter and meeting location.

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O'Flaherty Law of Lake in the Hills

8411 Pyott Road, Ste. 107
Lake in the Hills
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60156
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See below for our other locations. If our office locations are not convenient for you, we are happy to speak with you by phone.  ​​​

Hours: 9 am - 5 pm Mon - Fri

Our  Office Locations: 

Downers Grove Attorneys, Downers Grove Attorney

Downers Grove

5002 Main St, Ste. 201 Downers Grove, IL 60515

Naperville Attorney, Naperville Attorneys

Naperville

105 Jackson Avenue, Ste. 4b Naperville, IL 60540

Elmhurst Lawyer, Elmhurst Lawyers

Elmhurst

​110 E. Schiller Street, Ste. 220B ​Elmhurst, IL 60126

Lake in the Hills Attorneys, Lake in the Hills Attorney

Lake in the Hills

8411 Pyott Road, Ste. 107, ​Lake in the Hills, IL 60156

Tinley Park Attorney, Tinley Park Attorneys

Tinley Park

​16557 Oak Park Avenue, Ste. B, Tinley Park, IL 60477

Chicago Attorney, Chicago Attorneys

Chicago

10 South Riverside Plaza Ste. 1925A Chicago, Illinois 60606

St. Charles Attorneys, St. Charles Lawyers

St. Charles

210 S Fifth St, Ste. 107B, St. Charles, IL 60174

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Meet Our Owner

Kevin O'Flaherty oversees all legal matters and is actively involved in making sure every client's case, big or small, is handled with excellence and attention to detail. He is available to contact through phone and email and his rates are available upon request.

Here's What Our Clients Have to Say:

John Paul Clancy
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"Kevin and his firm, O'Flaherty Law, are friendly, efficient, knowledgeable and professional. Kevin is a master at bringing people together and sharing ideas."

Kevin Sender
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"Kevin O'Flaherty and his team at O'Flaherty Law are among the friendliest and easiest to work with attorneys I've dealt with. I would suggest them to any friends or business associates."

Kevin O'Flaherty was instrumental during the purchase process of my new house. I highly recommend him and the entire firm!

An excellent client experience, I recommend O'Flaherty Law to all of my clients that have a need for consultation in family law.

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John Paul Clancy
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"Kevin and his firm, O'Flaherty Law, are friendly, efficient, knowledgeable and professional. Kevin is a master at bringing people together and sharing ideas."
DuPage Family Law AttorneyDowners Grove Estate Planning Attorney
Kevin Sender
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"Kevin O'Flaherty and his team at O'Flaherty Law are among the friendliest and easiest to work with attorneys I've dealt with. I would suggest them to any friends or business associates."
DuPage Family Law AttorneyDowners Grove Estate Planning Attorney
Mike Stehlik
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"Kevin and his team are my "Go To" resource for clients that need estate planning"
Kevin Koc
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Kevin O'Flaherty was instrumental during the purchase process of my new house. I highly recommend him and the entire firm!
Stephen Petersen
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An excellent client experience, I recommend O'Flaherty Law to all of my clients that have a need for consultation in family law.
Troy Golden
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Kevin is an excellent attorney. He helped me incorporate by business and provides legal counsel as need. I highly recommend him.

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Indemnification Agreements to Protect Yourself from Liability

In this video, attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains how to use Indemnification Agreements to protect yourself from liability.

An Indemnification agreement is an agreement between two parties providing that if one party is sued for a particular reason, the other party will cover the costs of defending the lawsuit as well as any damages that arise from the suit.  It is a useful tool when two parties are intertwined in a larger transaction, and want to divide legal responsibility between them.   It protects each party from lawsuits for which the other should be responsible. 

‍Indemnification agreements can be built into a larger contract (like a lease, asset purchase agreement, or employment agreement) or it can be a stand-alone agreement.

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An Indemnification agreement is an agreement between two parties providing that if one party is sued for a particular reason, the other party will cover the costs of defending the lawsuit as well as any damages that arise from the suit.  It is a useful tool when two parties are intertwined in a larger transaction, and want to divide legal responsibility between them.   It protects each party from lawsuits for which the other should be responsible. 

‍Indemnification agreements can be built into a larger contract (like a lease, asset purchase agreement, or employment agreement) or it can be a stand-alone agreement.

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The Pleading Phase of McHenry County Civil Litigation Explained

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McHenry County civil attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains motions to dismiss in McHenry County litigation.

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In this article, our McHenry County litigation lawyers explain the pleading phase of McHerny County civil disputes. A civil case is initiated in McHenry County by filing a complaint with the circuit court that alleges the facts that would entitle the plaintiff to damages or other relief. In response, the defendant may either file an answer admitting or denying each allegation in the complaint or a motion to dismiss requesting that the case be dismissed either based on the failure of the complaint to properly allege facts that would lead to a cause of action agains the defendant or based on an affirmative matter outside of the allegations of the complaint that would defeat the complaint.

Read the full article by our McHenry County litigation attorneys explaining complaints, answers and motions to dismiss in McHenry County civil disputes.

The Written Discovery Phase of McHenry County LItigation

In this article, our McHenry County litigation lawyers explain the written discovery phase of civil litigation. After a complaint has been filed by the plaintiff and an answer has been filed by the defendant, the next phase of litigation is the written discovery phase. In the written discovery phase of civil litigation, each party issues written requests for information and documents to the other party in order prepare for depositions and trial. Written discovery requests include interrogatories, requests for production of documents, requests for admission of undisputed facts, and subpoenas to third parties.

Read the full article by our McHenry County civil litigation lawyers explaining the written discovery phase of McHenry County litigation.

McHenry County litigation attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains the written discovery phase of litigation.

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In this article, our McHenry County litigation lawyers explain the written discovery phase of civil litigation. After a complaint has been filed by the plaintiff and an answer has been filed by the defendant, the next phase of litigation is the written discovery phase. In the written discovery phase of civil litigation, each party issues written requests for information and documents to the other party in order prepare for depositions and trial. Written discovery requests include interrogatories, requests for production of documents, requests for admission of undisputed facts, and subpoenas to third parties.

Read the full article by our McHenry County civil litigation lawyers explaining the written discovery phase of McHenry County litigation.

Motions for Summary Judgment in McHenry County Litigation

McHenry County civil litigation lawyer Kevin O'Flaherty explains motions for summary judgment in McHenry County civil litigation.

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In this article our McHenry County litigation attorneys explain motions for summary judgment in McHenry County civil litigation. Typically filed after discovery is completed in a litigation case, motions for summary judgment request that the judge rule on some or all of the claims in the case without a trial. Motions for summary judgment are granted if there is no factual dispute that requires the presentation of competing evidence to the trier of fact, and if the movant is entitled to jugment based on the law.

Read the full article by our McHenry County litigation attorneys explaining motions for summary judgment in McHenry County civil disputes.

Our McHenry County Litigation Lawyers are Happy To Meet With You in Algonquin, Grafton, McHenry, Crystal Lake, Nunda, Lake in the Hills, Woodstock, Dorr, Huntly, Cary, Greenwood, or Any Other Location Convenient To You.

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