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Our Chicago trust attorneys will learn about your estate planning goals and educate you on all of your estate planning options. We will ensure you make informed decisions and create the best plan to protect your assets, and your interests. Let us help you take control of your estate plan to ensure that your estate avoids costly probate proceedings.

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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 Chicago

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

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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."
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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."
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"Kevin and his team are my "Go To" resource for clients that need estate planning"
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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!
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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.
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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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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.

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How to Create a Will in Chicago

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In this video, Chicago will attorney Kevin O'Flaherty discusses how to create an effective will in Chicago.

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In this article, our Chicago will attorneys discusses the process of creating a will that covers the creators wishes when they pass. There are many things to consider when creating a will and we discuss what should be considered when when their created.

Read the full article by our Chicago trust attorneys explaining how to create an air-tight will in Chicago

Trust Reformation in Chicago Estate Plans

In this video, Chicago trust attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains how to use trust reformations to modify Chicago trusts.

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In this article, our Chicago trust attorneys explain how to modify a Chicago trust. If an estate plan does not consider unforseen changes or circumstances, there is a potential for litigation by beneficiaries. We look at trusts and give considerations on:

  • Trust reformation
  • Why would you reform a trust?
  • How to reform a trust?

Termination or modification of a trust canpotentially result in estate, gift, generation-skipping taxes ore even income tax issues.

Read the full article by our Chicago trust attorneys about modifying a Chicago trust.

Using Trusts To Avoid or Minimize Estate Tax

In this video, Chicago trust attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains the methods used to avoid or minimize Chicago estate tax liabilities.

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In this article, our Chicago trust attorneys explain the methods that can be utilized to use trusts to minimie or eliminate Illinois and federal estate taxes Our Chicago trust lawyers discuss the use of AB Trusts that can essentially double the Illinois estate tax exemption if you the person is married. Using irrevocable life insurance trusts, the death benefit can be removed from your life insurance policies from the value of your estate for estate tax purposes.

Read the full article by our Chicago trust attorneys about how to use trusts to minimize or avoid Chicago estate taxes. 

Our Chicago trust lawyers are happy to meet with you in DuPage County, Will County, McHenry County, Kane County, Kendall County, Grundy County, Kankakee County, Dekalb County, LaSalle County, at our offices in Chicago, Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Naperville, Lake in the Hills, Tinley Park, St. Charles or any other location convenient to you.

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