Elder Care Lawyers, Peck Bloom LLC, Provide Their Expertise At Professional EAP Conference

Chicago guardianship lawyers, Peck Bloom LLC, attended the NIEAPA annual conference on June 4. The firm of estate attorneys in Chicago had a booth at the conference to address attendee's questions regarding elder law and estate planning.

Online PR News – 21-June-2013 – CHICAGO, IL – The Chicago elder law firm of Peck Bloom, LLC recently attended the Northern Illinois Employee Assistance Professionals Association's 35th annual conference. Held on June 4 at Drury Lane in Oak Brook, IL, the firm had elder care lawyers on-site at the conference to answer questions from employee assistance program (EAP) professionals on subjects related to elder care and elder law.

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"The Northern Illinois EAP Association Conference is an excellent opportunity to meet with hundreds of professional EAP providers in the area. We use conferences such as these to make connections with professionals who might need assistance in the areas of elder law, guardianship, estate planning and asset protection so they can include these services as part of their EAP offerings," explained Kerry Peck, Managing Partner of Peck Bloom, LLC (www.peckbloom.com).

Peck Bloom Partner Cameron DeGuerre attended the conference and represented the Chicago guardianship lawyers at their conference booth. DeGuerre concentrates in trust and estate litigation, probate litigation, fiduciary defense litigation, elder law, estate planning, special needs planning and estate administration with an emphasis on contested trusts and estates. She is a frequent lecturer at conferences such as this and has written several academic articles on the subject of elder law including co-authoring the chapter “The Legal and Governmental Response to Domestic Elder Abuse,” for publication in the Clinics of Geriatric Medicine’s special edition on elder abuse.

The Northern Illinois Employee Assistance Professionals Association (NIEAPA) is one of the largest in the world, with over 170 members. The organization advocates for and promotes the use of Employee Assistance Programs and other workplace-based consultation services in such areas as behavioral health and substance abuse among other services. The Association provides career development and educational opportunities for its members throughout the year. Mental health, human resources and substance abuse treatment providers are also welcomed by the Association at their educational events. For more information about the Employee Assistance Professionals Association, please visit eap-association.org.

Peck Bloom's estate attorneys in Chicago are well-versed in all aspects of elder care and elder law from day-to-day caring and housing issues to estate planning and tax law. The firm can assist with setting up guardianships for elders who can no longer make sound decisions and administer trusts and estates. To learn more about Peck Bloom areas of expertise, please visit the firm at www.peckbloom.com.

About Peck Bloom, LLC: Peck Bloom, LLC (http://www.peckbloom.com) is a 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.

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