From a business dispute to a family matter or civil litigation issue, timely legal advice can help produce favorable outcomes. As your lawyer, I will work to understand your legal issues and help you make informed decisions. I provide direct and clear explanations, assisting clients to choose the best option for their unique situation.
The Charles N. Erickson Law Office in Bloomington, Illinois, provides representation and defense for clients dealing with business, civil litigation, wills and probate and real estate matters. I have provided legal assistance for over a decade and practice in both the state and federal courts in Illinois. Contact my office to arrange a free 10-minute initial consultation with an experienced lawyer.
- Civil litigation: I provide skilled defense and representation for plaintiffs and defendants dealing with foreclosure, mechanic's liens, contract disputes, personal contracts and other types of civil litigation. I will provide you with a clear, direct and honest approach as to possible outcomes. If the litigation is going to cost you more than what the results are worth to you, you may consider not to litigate.
- Wills and probate: I sit down with clients to clearly explain the pros and cons of choosing to prepare a will over establishing a trust. I will help you accomplish your wishes for your estate. I will draft a variety of documents to meet your specific needs. Whether helping you avoid probate or other estate issues, I can help you reach your goals in a cost effective matter. Please contact my office for a rate quote on a simple will.
- Real estate: I will give you complete and informed solutions for your residential and commercial real estate matters. I represent sellers and buyers regarding for sale by owner (FSBO) transactions. I make it a point to review the sales contract, conduct a title search, draft necessary paperwork and attend the closing. I will also work in conjunction with your realtor to look out for your best interests. I also handle the purchase and sale of apartment buildings and provide legal solutions regarding disputes.
- Business law: I provide thorough informed legal assistance in buying and selling business. I will explain why you should do more than just file papers with the Secretary of State's Office.