A Quad City native, Andrew takes pride in helping common people with their legal concerns. We are not a big, stuffy law firm looking to retire on a class action settlement. We help individuals and families work through tough situations and plan for the future while protecting your best interests.
Andrew is licensed to practice in both Iowa and Illinois state and federal court. He is a member of the Scott County and Rock Island County Bar Association, Iowa and Illinois Bar Association, and the American Bar Association. He received his bachelor's degree from the University of Iowa, as well as his Juris Doctorate from the U of I College of Law, graduating with Honors in 2000.
Filing a Social Security Disability or SSI claim may seem a daunting; My office will cut through the "red tape" by providing effective, efficient representation in both Illinois and Iowa. There is no fee unless you receive benefits.
To ensure piece of mind for the entire family, I will assist you and your family through the difficult and confusing issues of elder law. From durable powers of attorney, guardianships, living wills, medical powers of attorney and the use of Living or Revocable Trust to planning for the future (see estate planning), I will make sure that you and your family's privacy is first and foremost while minimizing both present and future taxes.
Divorce, child custody, adoption, paternity, financial and property issues...family problems are difficult to handle. Let me help you and your family make important decisions discretely and effectively.
Ensure your rights are protected and you are treated fairly by allowing me to represent you. From felonies to DUI and traffic tickets, I have the experience you need so that your interests are zealously represented against the limitless resources of the prosecutor. Do not make your situation worse by retaining the wrong attorney.
If you have been injured in a car accident or otherwise injured due to someone else's negligence, you need an attorney who will represent your interests and not the insurance company's. Whether it's automobile, motorcycle, commercial accident, or other negligence, I will ensure that your rights are protected and you receive everything that you are entitled to. There is no fee unless you receive your compensation.
From complex estate planning to a simple will, I will make sure that you and your loved ones are cared for, both now and in the future, while minimizing your tax consequences. There are several options available, including, but not limited to, conservatorships, durable powers of attorney, guardianships, living wills, medical powers of attorney and trusts.
Residential or commercial sales on both sides of the river can be tricky. Let me help you have a positive experience whether your are buying or selling.