Navigating Illinois Real Estate: Strategic Insights For Buyers And Sellers Across Markets

The complexities of the real estate market in Illinois require a thorough understanding of various legal and market dynamics. At Woods & Bates, P.C., we have been guiding our clients through these complexities since 1972, ensuring that whether you are buying or selling residential, commercial, or agricultural property, you are well informed and prepared for…

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Legal Considerations For When Your Child Turns 18 In Illinois

The transition from adolescence to adulthood is a significant milestone, not only in life but also in legal terms. It brings a crucial shift in rights and responsibilities, both for the young adult and their parents. At Woods & Bates, P.C., we understand the challenges and complexities this change can bring. Since 1972, we have…

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Estate Planning for the Next Generation

As the trusted advisor for your estate planning needs, we wanted to remind you of an important aspect of your estate plan that may require attention in the near future. Over the years, we’ve worked diligently to craft a comprehensive estate plan that reflects your wishes and provides for your loved ones as efficiently and…

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Meet Associate Attorney Brett J. Green

We’re delighted to introduce you to Brett J. Green, our esteemed associate attorney at Woods & Bates, P.C. Born and raised in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, Brett has deep roots in our community, and his dedication to serving his fellow Illinois residents shines through in his legal career. Local Beginnings and Education Brett’s journey began at…

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What is Elder Law in Illinois?

At Woods & Bates, P.C., we understand that our legal needs change as we age. That’s where Elder Law comes in. It’s a branch of law that focuses on the unique challenges older adults and their families face. Since 1972, we’ve provided comprehensive legal services in Illinois, including Elder Law, ensuring our senior clients receive…

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What Happens When You Die?

At Woods & Bates, P.C., we’ve been committed since 1972 to providing comprehensive legal services in estate planning, real estate, and administration. Understanding what happens after you pass is crucial for anyone, but it doesn’t have to be daunting. Our approach is to simplify this process for you, ensuring that your wishes are respected, and…

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