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Rockford Estate & Elder Law Attorneys Protecting Your Future & Legacy

Estate Administration & Elder Law Law Firm in Rockford, IL

Top-Notch Representation & Comprehensive Legal Services

Krause Donovan Estate Law Partners, LLC in Rockford, IL, has been providing superior legal services to the clients we serve since 2000. Our seasoned lawyers possess extensive knowledge of estate planning, administration, and elder law, so whether you need advice regarding capital gains tax planning, nursing home expense planning, or trust administration, you can count on our legal professionals to walk you through all of your options under the law.

We are a veteran-owned law firm that exemplifies work ethic, accuracy, and a great sense of service. When clients choose Krause Donovan Estate Law Partners, LLC, we treat them like part of our family and dedicate our full resources to building effective legal strategies for their unique situations. Through our counseling-oriented methodology, we are here to make situations easier to overcome because we know firsthand that laws, families, and circumstances change.

Our top priority is to make our clients’ lives easier. To speak to a lawyer at our law office in Rockford, IL, please call us today at (815) 335-9950 to request your free case consultation.

Legal Services We Offer at Our Firm

We Assist With the Following Legal Matters

Contact Our Legal Team in Rockford Today

Our firm's philosophy, how we conduct business, and the great lengths we go to take care of our clients is why our reputation continues to grow throughout Rockford and the surrounding areas. We offer peace of mind to our clients as they go through the steps towards a better life by helping them navigate the legal system and devise smart strategies to plan for the future.

The experienced lawyers at our law office in Rockford, IL, are here to assist you with any of the following complicated legal matters:

  • Estate Planning: We can walk you through the different types of estate planning strategies that you need to use to leave specific instructions for who your assets and property will be distributed to.
  • Estate Administration: If you are a personal representative or executor of an estate, then you are liable for a variety of financial and legal matters. Estate administration is tedious and perilous. Call our firm today to ask about the Probate Settlement System we offer clients to assist with estate administration matters.
  • Elder Law: This area of estate planning covers the needs of families and senior individuals as they enter their golden years. This includes senior housing and home care, long-term (or nursing home) care, guardianships, health care documents, and Medicare and Medicaid planning.

What Sets Us Apart?

Our Commitment to You
  • Love
  • Compassion
  • Integrity
  • Pursue Excellence
  • Teamwork
  • Innovative
  • Veteran Owned

The Stories That Matter

Read Our 5 Star Reviews
  • He took the time to understand our goals and our family situation. He was friendly, thorough, and very knowledgeable.

    “What a great attorney! He explained everything to us in plain English, with no legal jargon. He took the time to understand our goals and our family situation. He was friendly, thorough, and very ...”

    - Mark
  • Krause Donovan was wonderful...they asked all the right questions, were patient with our back and forth, and everything was wrapped up successfully.

    “My husband and I needed a will and turned to Krause Donovan for their help after the firm had invited us to a "what is estate planning all" about dinner/meeting. Having a will was something we knew we ...”

    - Kris
  • Nelson was very understanding and put me at ease from the introduction. He thoroughly explained processes, answered all questions, took the time needed, and was detail-oriented.

    “I first met with Mr. Donovan this fall to discuss my estate planning. This is something a person dreads doing, but Nelson was very understanding and put me at ease from the introduction. He thoroughly ...”

    - Sherry
  • They explain the process in terms that are easily understandable and always have your best interests in mind.

    “I highly recommend Kraus Donovan for all of your estate planning needs. They are thorough, knowledgeable, and very helpful. They explain the process in terms that are easily understandable and always ...”

    - Barbara
  • He was able to guide us through this process with a thorough understanding of what decisions we needed to make to create clear directives for our family to follow if needed.

    “My husband and I went to Dan to help plan our estate. He and the folks at Krause Donovan were very professional, friendly, and efficient. Dan is fluent in what he practices. He was able to guide us ...”

    - Victoria

Let Our Legal Team Devise a Plan to Protect Your Legacy

Our team of accomplished and highly motivated attorneys is ready to tackle all of your estate planning and elder law matters. We strive to provide the highest quality, comprehensive legal services for our clients in Rockford, and we always take the time they need to listen closely to their concerns so that we can find the right legal solutions to protect their best interests. To get started drafting your legal strategy with a seasoned lawyer at our firm, please call or visit our law office in Rockford today.

Call (815) 335-9950 today to request a free consultation with our legal team.


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