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Joseph P. Wleklinski, Jr.

Joseph Wleklinski has extensive experience in financial planning, estate planning, investments and insurance. He joined Lillig & Thorsness in 2004. Joe works with individuals, business owners, professionals, corporate executives and their families. For more than 10 years before coming to Lillig & Thorsness, he helped his clients manage their wealth as a financial advisor with major national securities and life insurance companies.

Joe was admitted to practice law in the State of Indiana in 1984 and the State of Illinois in 1988.

Joe is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association.

Practice Areas

  • Estate Planning and Administration
  • Family Wealth and Business Succession Planning
  • Trusts
  • Probate
  • Estate and Trust Administration
  • Guardianship
  • Federal Estate and Gift Taxation


  • J.D., Indiana University School of Law, 1984
  • B.A., Political Science, Colorado State University, 1977

Proudly Celebrating

Over 40 Years in Practice

40 Years of Practice