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Eileen R Fitzgerald - Downers Grove, IL

1561 Warren Avenue Downers Grove, IL 60515

Updated: 01/20/2021

Downers Grove Estate Planning Lawyer


I am elder law attorney Eileen Fitzgerald. I have more than 35 years of experience serving clients in Downers Grove and throughout Chicago's western suburbs with compassionate and effective legal guidance. My practice is dedicated to helping people examine their legal options and skillfully resolve their ongoing legal concerns. Call 630-523-0535 or contact me by e-mail to schedule an appointment with a knowledgeable Illinois lawyer.

About Eileen R Fitzgerald

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Sole Practitioner

Practice Areas

  • Estate Planning
  • Probate, Trust & Estate Administration
  • Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney
  • Medicaid Planning and Application for Nursing Home Residents


Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1985
  • Indiana, 1985

Other Affiliations

  • DuPage Senior Citizens Council (Board Member Emeritus )
  • Association of Senior Services Providers (Member)
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • DuPage County Bar Association (Former Chair of Elder Law Committee )
  • Downers Grove Chamber of Commerce (Member)

Classes and Seminars

  • Provide free Elder Law Related Seminars on an on-going basis when asked by Banks, Nursing Homes, Assisted Living Facilities, Hospitals, Funeral Homes, Associations, etc.

Past Positions

  • Hultman & Johnson, Associate, 1985 - 1991
  • Elder Law, Ltd., Associate, 1991 - 1998


  • The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois, 2002
    L.L.M., Masters in Taxation
    Honors: With Honors
  • Valparaiso University School of Law, Valparaiso, Indiana, 1985
  • DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois

Office Information


1561 Warren Avenue Downers Grove, IL 60515


  • 630-493-4383

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