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SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERAL INTEREST LAW FIRM, LAWYER HANDLING ESTATE ADMINISTRATION IN REGARD TO MINERAL INTERESTS OF DECEDENTS OR HEIRS, INCLUDING OIL, GAS, AND COAL, ANCILLARY ADMINISTRATION IN ILLINOIS, PRIMARY ADMINISTRATION IN THE STATE OF FLORIDA WITH ANCILLARY ADMINISTRATION IN THE STATE OF ILLINOIS IN REGARD TO MINERAL INTERESTS, METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS LAW FIRM HANDLING MINERAL INTERESTS AND ESTATE ADMINISTRATION OR PROBATE, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM CARBONDALE, JACKSON COUNTY, MARION, WILLIAMSON COUNTY, HARRISBURG, SALINE COUNTY, ILLINOIS.

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERAL INTEREST LAW FIRM, LAWYER HANDLING ESTATE ADMINISTRATION IN REGARD TO MINERAL INTERESTS OF DECEDENTS OR HEIRS, INCLUDING OIL, GAS, AND COAL, ANCILLARY ADMINISTRATION IN ILLINOIS, PRIMARY ADMINISTRATION IN THE STATE OF FLORIDA WITH ANCILLARY ADMINISTRATION IN THE …

HOW TO FIND THE BEST ATTORNEY FOR REPRESENTATION IN REGARD TO ELDERLY VICTIMS OF FINANCIAL ABUSE IN THE CHURCH, FEELING SHAME, EMBARRASSMENT AND INTIMIDATION DUE TO ELDERLY MISTREATMENT, UNDUE INFLUENCE, BELLEVILLE, METRO EAST, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENT FROM JOHNSON COUNTY, VIENNA, CYPRESS AND GOREVILLE, POPE COUNTY, GOLCONDA, EDDYVILLE AND DIXON SPRINGS, HARDIN COUNTY, ROSICLARE, CAVE-IN-ROCK AND ELIZABETHTOWN, IN THE STATE OF ILLINOIS RIGHT NOW CLIENTS SHOULD MEET WITH PROSPECTIVE ATTORNEYS AND LAW FIRMS THAT THEY MAY WISH TO CONSIDER FOR REPRESENTATION. THEY SHOULD INTERVIEW AS MANY ATTORNEYS AS THEY WISH. THEY MAY ALSO WITH TO CONFER WITH FRIENDS OR NEIGHBORS OR TRUSTED ADVISORS. THEY CAN ATTEMPT TO FIND OUR AS MUCH AS THEY CAN THROUGH OTHER SOURCES, INCLUDING THE INTERNET. THEY MAY WISH TO CONTACT LOCAL BAR ASSOCIATIONS. THERE MAY BE LISTINGS IN PHONE BOOKS. THE CHOICE OF AN ATTORNEY IS IMPORTANT AND CLIENTS SHOULD REVIEW AS MANY RESOURCES AS POSSIBLE AND KEEP IN MIND THAT THERE ARE MANY COMPETENT ATTORNEYS AND LAW FIRMS AND THE PURSUIT OF THE BEST MAY BE SUBJECTIVE, IF NOT DIFFICULT TO DEFINE SINCE EACH CLIENT IS DIFFERENT AND EACH CASE IS DIFFERENT.

HOW TO FIND THE BEST ATTORNEY FOR REPRESENTATION IN REGARD TO ELDERLY VICTIMS OF FINANCIAL ABUSE IN THE CHURCH, FEELING SHAME, EMBARRASSMENT AND INTIMIDATION DUE TO ELDERLY MISTREATMENT, UNDUE INFLUENCE, BELLEVILLE, METRO EAST, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT …

HOW TO FIND THE BEST ELDER LAW ATTORNEY, METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS NURSING HOME PLANNING, POWER OF ATTORNEYS, ELDER LAW STRATEGIES AND OPTIONS, CLIENTS SHOULD MEET WITH PROSPECTIVE ATTORNEYS AND LAW FIRMS THAT THEY MAY WISH TO CONSIDER FOR REPRESENTATION. THEY SHOULD INTERVIEW AS MANY ATTORNEYS AS THEY WISH. THEY MAY ALSO WISH TO CONFER WITH FRIENDS OR NEIGHBORS OR TRUSTED ADVISORS. THEY CAN ATTEMPT TO FIND OUT AS MUCH AS THEY CAN THROUGH OTHER SOURCES, INCLUDING THE INTERNET. THEY MAY WISH TO CONTACT LOCAL BAR ASSOCIATIONS. THERE MAY BE LISTINGS IN PHONE BOOKS. THE CHOICE OF AN ATTORNEY IS IMPORTANT AND CLIENTS SHOULD REVIEW AS MANY RESOURCES AS POSSIBLE AND KEEP IN MIND THAT THERE ARE MANY COMPETENT ATTORNEYS AND LAW FIRMS AND THE PURSUIT OF THE BEST MAY BE SUBJECTIVE, IF NOT DIFFICULT TO DEFINE SINCE EACH CLIENT IS DIFFERENT AND EACH CASE IS DIFFERENT, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM LIVINGSTON COUNTY, PONTIAC, FAIRBURY AND STREATOR, HENDERSON COUNTY, OQUAWKA, STRONGHURST AND LOMAX, IROQUOIS COUNTY, GILMAN, WATSEKA AND MILFORD, ILLINOIS.

HOW TO FIND THE BEST ELDER LAW ATTORNEY, METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS NURSING HOME PLANNING, POWER OF ATTORNEYS, ELDER LAW STRATEGIES AND OPTIONS, CLIENTS SHOULD MEET WITH PROSPECTIVE ATTORNEYS AND LAW FIRMS THAT THEY MAY WISH TO …

ILLINOIS ESTATE DISPUTE ATTORNEY, TRUST CONTEST, POWER OF ATTORNEY CONTROVERSIES, SETTING ASIDE WILLS, REMOVAL OF EXECUTORS AND TRUSTEES, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM CASS COUNTY, BEARDSTOWN, VIRGINIA AND ASHLAND, ILLINOIS, $600,000.00 SETTLEMENT (IROQUOIS COUNTY), $250,000.00 SETTLEMENT (JERSEY COUNTY), $8,000,000.00 DISTRIBUTION (ST. CLAIR COUNTY), $50,000.00 (CRAWFORD COUNTY), $400,000.00 (RICHLAND COUNTY), $250,000.00 SETTLEMENT (WILLIAMSON COUNTY), $900,000.00 SETTLEMENT (MACOUPIN COUNTY), $500,000.00 (SANGAMON COUNTY), $165,000.00 REAL ESTATE SETTLEMENT (SCHUYLER COUNTY), $3,000,000.00 (MADISON COUNTY), $600,000.00 DISTRIBUTION (MASON COUNTY), $15,000,000.00 TRUST ISSUE (JEFFERSON COUNTY), $8,000,000.00 TRUST ESTATE ISSUE (FAYETTE COUNTY), $500,000.00 TRUST ISSUE (MACON COUNTY), $500,000.00 DISTRIBUTION (WAYNE COUNTY), $300,000.00 DISPUTE (EDWARDS COUNTY), $2,000,000.00 DISPUTE (CLINTON COUNTY, $1,000,000.00 DISPUTE (RANDOLPH COUNTY) $500,000.00 TRUST DISPUTE (JACKSON COUNTY), $200,000.00 TRUST INSTALLMENT (MADISON COUNTY), $200,000.00 RESOLUTION (CLAY COUNTY), $1,000,000.00 CONTROVERSY (EFFINGHAM COUNTY). THE ABOVE ARE REPRESENTATIVE OF SOME OF THE MOST RECENT CONTROVERSIES, DISTRIBUTIONS, SETTLEMENTS AND AMOUNTS CONSIDERED IN REGARD TO CASES THROUGHOUT THE CENTRAL ILLINOIS AND SOUTHERN ILLINOIS REGIONS.

ILLINOIS ESTATE DISPUTE ATTORNEY, TRUST CONTEST, POWER OF ATTORNEY CONTROVERSIES, SETTING ASIDE WILLS, REMOVAL OF EXECUTORS AND TRUSTEES, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM CASS COUNTY, BEARDSTOWN, VIRGINIA AND ASHLAND, ILLINOIS, $600,000.00 SETTLEMENT (IROQUOIS COUNTY), $250,000.00 SETTLEMENT (JERSEY COUNTY), $8,000,000.00 DISTRIBUTION …

NOT SATISFIED WITH THE WAY A TRUST COMPANY IS HANDLING, INVESTING OR DISBURSING FUNDS? DO I NEED TO HIRE AN ATTORNEY WITH EXPERIENCE IN AREAS OF CORPORATE FIDUCIARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES? BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS CORPORATE FIDUCIARY LAWYER, CLAIMS OF MISMANAGEMENT, DISPUTES REGARDING HOARDING, NOT LISTENING TO THE REQUEST OF BENEFICIARIES, GUARDIANS OF THE PERSON AND THE ESTATE OF A MINOR AT ODDS OR INVOLVING CONTROVERSIES WITH CORPORATE FIDUCIARIES THAT MAY HAVE HAD THEMSELVES APPOINTED TO BE IN CHARGE OF THE ESTATE OR FINANCES, DISPUTES, CLAIMS OR DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THE ESTATE AND/OE GUARDIANSHIP OF A MINOR WARD COMPARED TO A FINANCIAL INSTITUTION OR TRUST COMPANY, THREATS, LEVERAGE, PERCEIVED UNFAIR ADVANTAGE IN REGARD TO FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS OR TRUST COMPANIES COMPARED TO THOSE TO WHOM FIDUCIARY DUTIES ARE OWED AS WELL AS THEIR FAMILIES AND LOVED ONES, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM PETERSBURG, MENARD COUNTY, LINCOLN, LOGAN COUNTY, CLINTON, DE WITT COUNTY, ILLINOIS.

NOT SATISFIED WITH THE WAY A TRUST COMPANY IS HANDLING, INVESTING OR DISBURSING FUNDS? DO I NEED TO HIRE AN ATTORNEY WITH EXPERIENCE IN AREAS OF CORPORATE FIDUCIARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES? BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS CORPORATE FIDUCIARY LAWYER, CLAIMS …

ILLINOIS ESTATE PLANNING, WILLS, TRUST AND POWER OF ATTORNEY LAW FIRM, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM GREENVILLE, POCAHONTAS, MULBERRY GROVE, BOND COUNTY, ILLINOIS, METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS, ESTATE ADMINISTRATION, PROBATE, WILL AND TRUST CONTEST LAW FIRM.

ILLINOIS ESTATE PLANNING, WILLS, TRUST AND POWER OF ATTORNEY LAW FIRM, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM GREENVILLE, POCAHONTAS, MULBERRY GROVE, BOND COUNTY, ILLINOIS, METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS, ESTATE ADMINISTRATION, PROBATE, WILL AND TRUST CONTEST LAW FIRM. We …

METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS LAW ELDER LAW FIRM, ASSISTED LIVING, MEMORY CARE, REPRESENTATION OF CLIENTS FACED WITH ELDER CARE AND ELDER LAW ISSUES, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS IN PERRY COUNTY, DU QUOIN, PINCKNEYVILLE AND TAMAROA, FRANKLIN COUNTY, BENTON, CHRISTOPHER AND WEST FRANKFORT, HAMILTON COUNTY, MCLEANSBORO, BELLE PRAIRIE CITY AND DAHLGREN, ILLINOIS.

METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS LAW ELDER LAW FIRM, ASSISTED LIVING, MEMORY CARE, REPRESENTATION OF CLIENTS FACED WITH ELDER CARE AND ELDER LAW ISSUES, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS IN PERRY COUNTY, DU QUOIN, PINCKNEYVILLE AND TAMAROA, FRANKLIN COUNTY, …

METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS, ESTATE DISPUTE ATTORNEYS IN THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, ESTATE LITIGATION LAW FIRM, (CONFIDENTIAL) ESTATE – HILLSBORO (MONTGOMERY COUNTY), ILLINOIS, (CONFIDENTIAL) ESTATE – BELLEVILLE (ST. CLAIR COUNTY), ILLINOIS, (CONFIDENTIAL) ESTATE – BREESE (CLINTON COUNTY), ILLINOIS, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM CHESTER, RANDOLPH COUNTY, DU QUOIN, PERRY COUNTY, WEST FRANKFORT, FRANKLIN COUNTY, ILLINOIS.

METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS, ESTATE DISPUTE ATTORNEYS IN THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, ESTATE LITIGATION LAW FIRM, (CONFIDENTIAL) ESTATE – HILLSBORO (MONTGOMERY COUNTY), ILLINOIS, (CONFIDENTIAL) ESTATE – BELLEVILLE (ST. CLAIR COUNTY), ILLINOIS, (CONFIDENTIAL) ESTATE – BREESE (CLINTON COUNTY), …

OVER $425,000.00 RECOVERED FROM PHONY HEIR AND DISQUALIFIED ADMINISTRATOR, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM PITTSFIELD, PIKE COUNTY, MOUNT STERLING, BROWN COUNTY, BEARDSTOWN, CASS COUNTY, ILLINOIS. WE WERE HIRED BY CLIENTS FRM THE CENTRALIA AND SALEM AREAS OF MARION COUNTY IN REGARD TO A DISPUTED ESTATE. THERE WAS A PERSON, WHO HAD RETAINED COUNSEL, THAT WAS CLAIMING THAT HE WAS THE ONLY HEIR THAT SHOULD RECEIVE ANYTHING FROM AN ESTATE IN EXCESS OF $400,000.00. NOT ONLY THAT, THE SAME PERSON WAS SERVING AS ADMINISTRATOR AND NEITHER HE NOT HIS ATTORNEY ADVISED THE COURT THAT BECAUSE OF AN ADOPTION DECADES AGO HE WAS NO LONGER AN HEIR, WAS NOT ENTITLED TO SERVE AS ADMINISTRATOR AND WAS NOT ENTITLED TO ANY PROCEEDS FROM THE ESTATE. AFTER COURT PROCEEDINGS AND VARIOUS PLEADINGS WERE FILED HE WAS REMOVED FRM OFFICE AND HIS ATTORNEY DISCHARGED. IF OUR CLIENTS HAD NOT HIRED COUNSEL THEY WOULD HAVE BEEN NONE THE WISER AND WOULD HAVE LOST EVERYTHING AND NO ONE WOULD HAVE KNOWN WHAT OCCURRED, EXCEPT POSSIBLY THE PERSON WAS ADMINISTERING THE ESTATE THAT TURNED OUT NOT TO BE AN HEIR AND/OR HIS ATTORNEY. WITH THE TAX-FREE RECOVERIES RECEIVED BY OUT CLIENTS, THEY WERE ABLE TO PAY OFF DEBTS, TAKE CARE OF EDUCATION EXPENSES FOR THEIR CHILDREN AND HAD SAVINGS FOR THEIR RETIREMENT, METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ILLINOIS LAW FIRM HANDLING ESTATE LAW, FAMILY LAW, REAL ESTATE LAW AND TAX LAW CASES.

OVER $425,000.00 RECOVERED FROM PHONY HEIR AND DISQUALIFIED ADMINISTRATOR, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM PITTSFIELD, PIKE COUNTY, MOUNT STERLING, BROWN COUNTY, BEARDSTOWN, CASS COUNTY, ILLINOIS. WE WERE HIRED BY CLIENTS FRM THE CENTRALIA AND SALEM AREAS OF MARION COUNTY IN …

BELLEVILLE, ILLINOIS, ESTATE PLANNING, WILLS, POWER OF ATTORNEYS, TRUSTS AND STRATEGIES, METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ESTATE PLANNING LAW FIRM, LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT, ILLINOIS STATUTORY SHORT FORM POWER OF ATTORNEY FOR HEALTH CARE, ILLINOIS STATUTORY SHORT FORM POWER OF ATTORNEY FOR PROPERTY, REVOCABLE LIVING TRUST, ESTATE PLANNING AND OTHER STRATEGIES, PROBATE DISPUTES AND WILL AND TRUST CONTESTS, APPOINTMENT OF GUARDIANS, PROBATE, WHAT ARE NON-PROBATE ASSETS?, IRREVOCABLE TRUSTS, FEDERAL ESTATE AND GIFT TAXES, GENERATION SKIPPING TRANSFER TAX, CHANGING YOUR ESTATE PLANNING DOCUMENTS, AVAILABLE TO REPRESENT CLIENTS FROM EFFINGHAM, EFFINGHAM COUNTY, NEWTON, JASPER COUNTY, FLORA, CLAY COUNTY, ILLINOIS.

BELLEVILLE, ILLINOIS, ESTATE PLANNING, WILLS, POWER OF ATTORNEYS, TRUSTS AND STRATEGIES, METRO EAST, BELLEVILLE, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, ESTATE PLANNING LAW FIRM, LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT, ILLINOIS STATUTORY SHORT FORM POWER OF ATTORNEY FOR HEALTH CARE, ILLINOIS STATUTORY SHORT FORM POWER …