Law Office of Joan Emery
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Recent News
***Presenter, Chicago Estate Planning Council Presentation entitled "Demystifying
the Estate Planning Process" at the Palatine Public Library, June, 2012
***Judged two rounds of the Northwest Suburban Bar Association's Mock Trials,
Spring, 2012
***Judged one of the preliminary rounds and (by invitation) the first elimination round
of the Northwestern University School of Law Miner Moot Court Competition, Spring,
2012
***Prepared new and updated
Frequently Asked Estate Planning Questions for the
Chicago Estate Planning Council web site, as a member of the Outreach Committee,
Fall, 2011
***Joined the Greater North Shore Estate and Financial Planning Council, June, 2011
***Prepared a summary of No Cost and Reduced Cost Estate Planning Services for
Chicago Estate Planning Council web site, as a member of the Outreach Committee,
Feb., 2011
***Presenter, Chicago Bar Association Trust Law Committee, annual Estate and
Trust Litigation Update, January, 2011
  
Law Office of Joan Emery, 1701 East Lake Avenue, Suite 235, Glenview, Illinois
60025 (847) 602-6814.
     
I have been an Illinois licensed attorney since 1979.  My practice areas include
estate and trust litigation, estate planning, estate and trust administration, business
law related to trusts and estates, and tax-exempt organization planning and
administration.
See the About the Firm page of this web site for more information about my
education, bar association memberships, and volunteer activities and see the
Legal Services page of this web site for more information about my practice
experience.