Peck Bloom, a law firm that focuses on elder law in Chicago, announces two new partners, Cameron DeGuerre and Timothy Ritchey.
Online PR News – 29-March-2012 – CHICAGO, IL – Peck Bloom, a law firm that focuses on elder law in Chicago, welcomes two new estate attorneys in Chicago as partners. The two new partners, Cameron R. DeGuerre and Timothy J. Ritchey, have been with the firm for many years and bring unique skills and experience to the partnership.
DeGuerre practices trust and estate litigation, probate litigation, fiduciary defense litigation, elder law, estate planning and estate administration. She has served as Special Assistant Attorney General for many litigation cases that have been brought against the State of Illinois. She also serves as a Guardian Ad Litem in Probate Court and has been named as a Special Administrator to address complex estate disputes.
Ritchey is a litigation attorney in Chicago who practices estate, trust and guardian administration and litigation and estate/Medicaid planning and administration. His emphasis is on contested probate litigation. He's frequently appointed as Special Assistant Attorney General in many different matters to represent the State's interests as it relates to Illinois disability and healthcare law. Ritchey not only works in Chicago, but frequently handles cases in DuPage County.
"We can't think of two more deserving people to be named partners. Tim was named a 2012 Illinois Super Lawyer’s “Rising Star,” naming him as one of the best estate and trust attorneys in Illinois. Cameron has published extensively in the field of elder law, including co-authoring the chapter 'The Legal and Governmental Response to Domestic Elder Abuse.' We're all incredibly excited to have them be a part of the future of the firm," said Kerry Peck, managing partner of Peck Bloom LLC (http://www.peckbloom.com).
Peck Bloom can help clients with a number of different practice areas, such as estate planning, elder law, estate, trust and guardianship administration, asset protection, tax law, corporate law and special needs planning. Cameron DeGuerre, Tim Ritchey and all the firm’s attorneys have presented numerous education seminars for the Chicago Bar Association, the Department of Aging of the City of Chicago, the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and the Illinois State Bar Association, to name a few.
"Our attorneys have a reputation for being highly experienced in the field of elder law and we know that Camie and Tim will help further that reputation. If you're disputing or defending a will or trust, or are concerned that one of your loved ones is being abused or financially exploited, we're here to help," said Peck.
About Peck Bloom, LLC:
About Peck Bloom, LLC: Peck Bloom, LLC is a unique, boutique Chicago law firm that provides excellent representation in a variety of areas including probate litigation, guardianship litigation, trust litigation, administration of estates and trusts, elder law, estate planning, asset protection, corporate law, tax law, litigation attorney services, and special needs planning.