Practice Areas

Estate, Tax and Asset Protection Planning
Wilson & Wilson assists clients in drafting and preparing wills, trusts, living wills and powers of attorney for health care and property. For maximum estate tax reduction, we use a variety of planning techniques, including bypass trusts, charitable trusts, irrevocable life insurance trusts, grantor retained trusts, qualified personal residence trusts and family foundation. Asset protection planning is implemented for our clients by using limited partnerships, limited liability entities and other devices.
Elder Law-VA Benefits and Medicaid Planning
Wilson & Wilson offers consultation and planning concerning issues confronting the aging person. Our planning allows an elderly family member to enter a nursing home while preserving the family assets.
Planning for Families with Special Needs Children
Wilson & Wilson is often called upon to assist clients that have disabled children through the use of supplemental needs trusts, guardianships and other planning tools to protect the disabled person and keep his/her governmental assistance in force.
Nursing Home Injury Litigation
The Nursing Home Care Act of Illinois gives the right to a nursing home resident to recover current and future medical expenses, attorneys' fees and costs of litigation as a result of abuse or neglect by a nursing home.
Probate and Estate Administration
Wilson & Wilson offers a comprehensive array of services, from pre-administrative consultation through final accounting and closing of the estate. We offer post mortem tax planning, estate, fiduciary and inheritance tax return preparation. Wilson & Wilson is often called upon to act as Executor or Trustee for the process of administering a decedent's estate.
Fiduciary Services
We at Wilson and Wilson act as a fiduciary for many of our client's trusts. Start the conversation with us, please call 708-482-7090.
Advising Not-For-Profit Corporations
A myriad of issues confront the not-for-profit corporation today from employment issues to governmental funding concerns. Having acted as a member and President of a local not for profit rehabilitation facility, Bill Wilson adds his practical experience with his legal knowledge of this area of practice.
Small Business Formation and Administration
Today's businesses are often confronted with issues such as appropriate choice of entity, employment matters, state and federal filings, and real estate considerations. Wilson & Wilson assists business from implementing the founder's vision of the business to the orderly succession of ownership.
Guardianship
If someone close to you is unable to care for him or herself or oversee matters relating to their property, our probate lawyers can help you establish a guardianship to insure your loved one is cared for and his or her property is looked after in a competent and professional manner.