Practice Areas

Appellate Litigation

The Appellate Advocacy attorneys at Lillig & Thorsness, Ltd. have experience in numerous substantive areas of the law including: catastrophic injury, estate and trust disputes, creditor/debtor issues and real estate/foreclosure disputes. Our appe… Read More

Business Law

For most business owners, their company is a source of great pride; it’s where they showcase their expertise and build relationships with colleagues, customers and clients. Whether you represent a company, financial institution, or a professional o… Read More

Construction Law

Our Construction Law attorneys represent property owners, developers, construction managers, general contractors, subcontractors, architects and design-build professionals, engineers, trade contractors, suppliers, and vendors involved in every aspect… Read More

Employment Law

Lillig & Thorsness, Ltd. attorneys counsel employers, in-house counsel and human resource professionals in a variety of employment law issues facing companies, including: Hiring and termination issues Discipline Wage and hour compliance Layoffs O… Read More

Estate Planning, Probate and Estate Settlement

When you’ve worked hard all your life to build a business and your net worth to create security for your loved ones, it’s important to know that the fruits of your labor will endure and pass into the hands you intend. That’s why estate planning… Read More

Financial Institutions

Lillig & Thorsness is proud to serve financial institutions in the Chicago area as outside counsel. We offer assistance with a number of legal issues facing banks, lenders, credit unions and other financial institutions, including: Loan structuri… Read More


Lillig & Thorsness is known for helping its clients manage their businesses’ legal issues and planning ahead to avoid problems and disputes. We know, however, that even with the most careful planning, most businesses find themselves involved in… Read More

Personal Injury

Lillig and Thorsness attorneys have extensive experience in personal injury law. Our firm represents individuals who have been injured due to the negligence of others. We are aware of the physical and emotional hardships that accidents impose on vict… Read More

Real Estate

Real estate transactions are often complex, and require great attention to detail. Lillig & Thorsness regularly handles real estate issues of all types for our clients. Our firm represents real estate professionals, developers, condominium and ow… Read More

Title Insurance

Lillig & Thorsness has established Illinois Title Company (ITC), a licensed title insurance agent for nationally recognized title insurance companies doing business in Illinois. ITC acts as title agent for First American Title Insurance Company a… Read More