Why Does Probate Take So Long?

  As you have read on my blog numerous times, proper estate planning is essential to making sure that your loved ones are taken care of in accordance with your wishes. One of the goals for many people is to avoid the probate process entirely. This is because probate can take a really long time,  … Read more

Obtaining Temporary Guardianship

Obtaining Temporary Guardianship

The law in Illinois presumes that anyone over the age of eighteen is able to make their own decisions about their lives or their money. There are, however, exceptions to this rule, such as when a person suffers from mental deterioration, mental illness, or debilitating physical disability. In these instances, a person over the age  … Read more