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Safeguarding from Coronavirus Scams

Coronavirus scams are spreading nearly as fast as the virus itself. Be aware of common scams and how to protect yourself and loved ones.

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Hays Firm Estate Planning and Covid Policies

As the country is learning to live with the daily threat of the coronavirus, estate planning remains crucial. Take the time to consider how you would like to be cared for if you become disabled. Who will make decisions for your you when you are no longer able?

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Best Lawyers in Illinois for Estate and Trust Litigation

Two Hays Firm LLC lawyers are selected for the 2020 Illinois Super Lawyers list and are among the best lawyers for Estate & Trust Litigation in Illinois.

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Will Contests in Illinois

Illinois law permits any interested party to file a will contest. A will contest must be filed with the probate court after a person’s death

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Using Guardianship Proceedings to Protect Your Elderly Loved One

Guardianship proceedings are complicated and involved, but for many families they provide the peace of mind that comes from knowing that an elderly loved one is being protected and well cared for.

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I Think an Executor is Stealing

If you have reason to believe that the executor is hiding assets or stealing them so as to avoid having to distribute them later pursuant to the will, a lawsuit may be necessary.