Practice Areas

At Reda | Ciprian | Magnone, LLC, we handle transactional law in six main areas of practice. We rarely step outside of the boundaries of our regular practice areas. When you call with an issue outside of the areas we handle on a regular basis, we may be able to put you in touch with an attorney or firm who does handle those matters. You can find primers on many of the services we offer on the menu to the right or the links just under the practice areas below. The most common work we handle is in the following areas:

Probate
We handle nearly all manners related to probate estates. We regularly open and assist personal representatives in the administration of decedent’s estates, disabled adult guardianships, and minor’s guardianships. We also assist personal injury lawfirms with the probate-related processing of their wrongful death and survival claims. We represent a number of genealogists and “heir finders” and assist heirs in proving their heirship in probate estates.

Decedent’s Estates | Disabled Adult Guardianships | Minor’s Guardianships
Probate for PI Settlements | Services for Genealogists

Landlord Tenant Law
We represent landlords in evictions, lease drafting and review,and provide general landlord counsel. We assist in the drafting, review, and negotiation of commercial leases. We sometimes assist tenants in recovering their security deposit in cases under the Chicago Residential Landlord Tenant Ordinance.

Evictions | Eviction Notice Drafting | Security Deposit Recovery
Lease Drafting & Review | Landlord Consulting | Commercial Leases

Corporate Law
We help clients organize limited liability companies, incorporate corporations, or form other business entities. We assist buyers and sellers of businesses in asset and stock purchases or sales. Our attorneys also act as foreign registered agents for foreign entities. We assist with general contract drafting and review and basic transactional business legal advice.

Business Incorporations | LLC Organizations | Foreign Agent Services
Business Purchase and Sale | Contract Drafting & Review

Real Estate
We represent purchasers and sellers in commercial and residential real estate transactions. We assist buyers and sellers with For Sale By Owner transactions. We guide buyers and sellers through developer transactions, REO or bank owned real estate transactions, and short sales. We assist real estate developers with new constructions developments and condominium conversions.

Real Estate Purchase | Real Estate Sale | Articles of Agreement

Estate Planning
We draft wills, trusts, land trusts, and other estate planning documents. We can help with powers of attorney for property and healthcare, HIPPA disclosures, living wills, disposition of remains directions, and other ancillary estate planning documents.

Estate Planning | Wills | Trusts | Land Trusts
Powers of Attorney | Special Needs Trusts