$3,000,000(CONFIDENTIAL) TRUST/ESTATE – WATSEKA (IROQUOIS COUNTY) ILLINOIS. As Belleville, Illinois trust and estate attorneys, we were involved in (Confidential) trust/estate litigation in Iroquois County, Illinois. In those cases, there were siblings involved in farming operations with another sibling in charge of handling the trust for ten (10) years, and an action was brought by an out-of-state sibling objecting to activities of the trustee, including failure to timely administer the trust. Cook County, Illinois and Iroquois County Trust and Will Contest Attorneys were involved in these cases. There was in excess of $3,000,000.00 involved in the estate and trust cases in the Twenty-First Judicial Circuit Court, Illinois and our out-of-state client received a substantial settlement to conclude the estate and trust litigation.
$150,000(CONFIDENTIAL) ESTATE – VIENNA (JOHNSON COUNTY) ILLINOIS. As Illinois Estate Administration Attorneys, we were involved in the (Confidential) estate. The decedent passed away intestate, or without a will, and there were issues in regard to amounts owed to the Illinois Department of Health and Family Services and we represented a sibling as Administrator of the estate who wished to receive certain real estate as a result of the estate administration. As Belleville, St. Clair County, Illinois attorneys, there was in excess of $100,000.00 at stake and there were disputes with a surviving girlfriend who was never married to the decedent. Our client obtained a favorable outcome in the First Judicial Circuit Court, Illinois proceeding.
$2,000,000(CONFIDENTIAL) TRUST AND ESTATE – FAIRFIELD (WAYNE COUNTY) ILLINOIS. As Belleville, Metro East, St. Clair County, Illinois will and trust attorneys, we were involved in (Confidential) estate and trust proceedings in Wayne County, Illinois. In these matters, there were issues in regard to the decedent’s estate plan as same appeared to favor the brother of our client who wished to receive farmland at bargain price and be the tenant farmer on favorable terms. Mount Vernon, Jefferson County, Illinois Will and Trust Contest Attorneys were involved in these cases. There was in excess of $2,000,000.00 in dispute in regard to a proceeding in the Second Judicial Circuit Court, Illinois and our client received a substantial confidential distribution.
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