Business Law We counsel businesses on legal issues such as organization, mergers and acquisitions, contracts, labor and employment matters and intellectual property protection.
Real Estate/Land Use We shepherd real estate and development projects to successful conclusion.
Litigation Trial and appellate lawyers practicing through the United States and achieving exceptional results.
Government Law We serve as general counsel to, and special prosecutors for, government entities such as cities, townships, public agencies and municipalities.
Homeowner and Condominium Associations We advise associations in all aspects of HOA law, including compliance, governance and litigation.
Insurance Recovery We represent insureds when their carriers fail to live up to their obligations.
Higher Education We represent colleges and universities facing compliance and litigation challenges.
Private Client and Wealth Management We counsel individuals through life’s challenges, including estate, tax and succession planning and probate administration. We also represent clients in family law and criminal proceedings.
When experience counts, count on Rathje Woodward.
At Rathje Woodward, clients are served by lawyers who have practiced, on average, 20+ years in their fields. Our experienced attorneys remain fully-engaged in every aspect of a matter to ensure our clients receive high-quality, solutions-oriented advice in a timely manner.
IL CPA Society Presentation – Succession Planning
Understand best practices for planning for the transition of a business through sale or transfer to the next generation, including how to most effectively deal with family members in and out of the business. Learn more about buy-sell agreements, valuation issues, and estate tax planning as they affect succession planning.
Part 4 on January 30, 2019 is presented by Natalie M. Perry “Drafting Estate Planning Documents”. Wills, Revocable Living Trusts, and Powers of Attorney; Selection of Fiduciaries; Discretionary Standards; Trustee Powers; Tax Planning; and Other Drafting Considerations.