Give us a call (312) 626-2537

Get a Free 1-Hour Consultation or Estate Plan Review

Fill out our contact form and get your FREE 1-hour consultation or estate plan review.

One-Hour Legal Consultation

Hays Firm LLC has a wide range of experience and specializations for people in need of legal assistance in Chicago and surrounding areas. By filling out our brief survey, we can better prepare for our one-hour, free legal consultation with you. We know how important your time is, and our estate and business lawyers are ready to discuss your legal needs, including:

  • Estate plan preparation
  • Probate estate and trust administration and litigation
  • Business entity formation and business litigation
  • Guardianship estate administration and litigation
  • Restaurant and liquor licensing services
  • Corporate transactions and shareholder agreements

Estate Plan Review

Estate planning isn’t just about what happens to your assets in the event of your death. Your estate needs protection long before you leave it behind. In our consultation, we’ll discuss plans for your estate that can provide more stability for you and your family, protection during short- and long-term disability, and clarify for your wishes in passing on. Possible consultation topics include:

  • Overview of any current estate plans
  • Asset distribution upon your passing
  • Advise on additional documentation that may be needed
  • Planning in the event of an illness
  • Protecting you in case of disability
  • Other concerns you may indicate in your survey
chicago small business legal services

Fill out the form below to get started. One of our attorneys will contact you soon.

Recent Articles from our Legal Resources Section

  • Minors-Inheritances

    Can minors receive an inheritance?

    When a person dies, their heirs or beneficiaries may be a minor. A minor is any individual who is younger than 18. However, minors are unable to open a bank account on their own. They are unable to enter into legally binding contracts. Additionally, they are still growing, maturing, and may have not concept of…

    Read More
  • Lawsuit-Against-Executor

    Who can file a claim against an Executor?

    An executor is the person that administers a person’s estate. The executor is named in a will, and often appointed by a probate court. An estate includes all of the assets and debts that a person had at the time of their death. Assets that have a joint owner, or that name a beneficiary upon…

    Read More
  • Living-Wills-Illinois

    Living Wills – What are they and do I need one?

    At the Hays Firm, we get frequent questions about living wills. This article will define living wills, specifically in Illinois. About thirty-five (35) years ago, the Illinois state legislature recognized that medical advances could keep individuals who are suffering from a terminal condition alive longer. However, the quality of life for these individuals was not…

    Read More
  • Estate-Planning-Intra-Family-Loans

    Estate Planning: Intra-Family Loans

    At Hays Firm, many of our Estate Planning clients are seeking methods to help their children or other family members become financially stable. For instance, some parents would like to help their children purchase a home, pay off debt, or invest in a new business venture. However, a transfer of wealth may mean tax consequences…

    Read More