Madeleine is a member of HMB’s Trusts and Estates Group. She handles estate planning, administration and litigation matters for individuals, foundations and fiduciaries.
Madeleine works with clients to develop personalized estate plans by integrating trust and will directives with charitable endeavors, as well as combining savvy fiduciary and tax minimization strategies. She helps guide clients through all stages of probate and trust administration and has zealously represented clients in contested estate and trust matters and fiduciary matters. Additionally, Madeleine counsels clients on business entity formation, family foundation and nonprofit administration, business succession planning and prenuptial and postnuptial agreements.
Zealous Representation with Warmth and Efficiency
Clients trust Madeleine to approach every matter with the right combination of talents their most personal affairs deserve—an unwavering commitment to representing their legal needs combined with empathy and compassion.
New Beneficiary Notice Requirements For Trusts that Become Irrevocable After December 31, 2019 Effective January 1, 2020, the Illinois Trust Code (“ITC”) will replace the Illinois Trust and Trustees Act as the law governing Illinois trusts. With the adoption of the ITC, Illinois becomes the 34th state to adopt a form of the Uniform Trust Code. Most of the new…