Dutton & Casey, Estate Planning, Probate, Elder Law, Chicago, IL and Suburbs
Dutton Casey Elder Law
has been practicing in the area of elder law for more than 30 years.
As a result, Janna
has the knowledge and depth of experience to skillfully navigate through a diverse range of legal matters, including guardianship and financial exploitation matters, trusts and estate planning, Medicaid planning and applications and probate and estate administration.
She is certified by the National Elder Law Foundation as an elder law attorney and has held this certification since 1995.
Prior to opening her private practice in 1989, Ms. Dutton was the Project Director of Senior Citizens Legal Services with the Cook County Legal Assistance Foundation.
She is a frequent lecturer for the Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education (IICLE), the Chicago Bar Association, and for professional and community organizations.
has also authored numerous publications.
Ms. Dutton received her Juris Doctor from DePaul University College of Law and completed her undergraduate education at Wheaton College.
Awards and Honors
Janna has been named "Leading Lawyer" in elder law in Illinois and "A Top Woman Lawyer" by Leading Lawyer Network since 2011.
holds an AV rating (recognized for the highest levels of skill and integrity) by Martindale-Hubbell.
She has held the recognition of "Top Lawyer in Illinois" since 2004, by Chicago Lawyer.
She has been named an Illinois "Super Lawyer" since 2003, by Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business
has been named one of the "Top Ten Elder Law Attorneys" since 2011, by the Leading Lawyers Network.
Ms. Dutton is on the governing board of Illinois Disability Association (the not-for-profit co-trustee of the Illinois Disability Pooled Trust).
By partnering with Chicago Volunteer Legal Services, Dutton & Casey
is assisting, pro bono, abuse, neglect and financial exploitation, cases, in Cook County, through the CVLS Adult Protective Services Project.
Courtney is authorized to represent clients and appear in court, supervised by CVLS and Janna Dutton
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