The Need to Pivot in the Time of Coronavirus

During this epidemic we have all heard the inspiring stories of companies adjusting their missions both to respond to the needs of our country and to quite simply stay open and continue to keep their employees working. Making that crucial pivot now may be exactly what your company needs to do. We’ve seen examples of…
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No Will, No Problem! Fornaro Law Can Help

All too often, we have clients who cannot find the original will of their recently deceased loved one. This is problematic and can substantially increase the cost associated with the court proceeding which could greatly reduce your inheritance. In this situation, prevention is always better than a cure. Fornaro Law, ensures that our Estate Planning…
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You’ve Paid Off Your Mortgage But Can’t Prove It? Fornaro Law Has Your Back!

Sometimes, we find our clients in the position where they are selling their home or other property and they realize that the mortgage they paid off, perhaps as long as 20 or 30 years ago, still remains on title as an unpaid mortgage lien. Unfortunately, this is an all too common scenario, and it is…
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Preparing for Coronavirus: The #1 Legal Document Every Adult Needs to Have

As the coronavirus continues to disrupt daily life and leave Americans uncertain of the future, you don’t have to feel helpless during this pandemic. In fact, now is a great time to be proactive and plan ahead should you or a loved one fall ill. One of the most important and relatively easy things you…
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5 Ways To Avoid-Not Evade-Taxes

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Gift Card from Posto 31 in Place of Restaurant Tour

Well, I know that this is a La Grange Restaurant Tour. However, I had to cheat a little and give some attention to Chef Jason Korinek and Posto 31. They are an incredible supporter of La Grange and the our surrounding communities. Posto 31 has a great system for curb side pick up and the…
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Fornaro Law approaches commercial real estate transactions from a business perspective, drawing on past issues – and techniques to address them – from numerous commercial real estate clients.

As a commercial tenant with an ongoing business, imagine that your lease is about to expire, but you have the option to extend the term per the terms of the lease for an additional five-year term. As options generally go, you must provide a written notice to the landlord 90 days prior to the expiration…
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While Fornaro Law is not a bank or a lender, it has represented banks and represented private lenders and has various institutions in its network that can help work with our clients.

One of our clients was working with a bank that had become hostile to him and was making it difficult to operate his real estate business. We were able to locate a bank for the Client to talk to which was local to the real estate and was looking for properties that fit that description.…
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While Fornaro Law is not an accounting or finance firm, their expansive network has evolved so that they are confident in referring third party professionals to their clients that are available to help meet their non-legal needs.

One of our long time trucking company clients has expanded significantly into his core business and industrial real estate holdings. While we helped design his corporate structure, helped close transactions and navigate through municipal processes, environmental issues, and other legal matters, we have been able to connect him with many people throughout the years to…
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Our ability to find creative solutions to problems. Client tried to get a document for 6 weeks. FL got it in one day.

Our high value clients believe that in order to succeed, they need to move their projects forward and timing is critical to their success. A potential client had tried most everything they could to navigate through the process with one municipality to get an older ordinance located and certified. The document was vital to assisting…
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