Estate Planning (Wills and Trusts), Probate, & Guardianships

The Law Firm of Mahoney, Silverman & Cross can be a trusted partner in making important decisions about the future of things you’ve worked hard for when you think about Wills and Estate Planning. Contact Ashley Bechtold.

Our team provides superior representation in several areas in Wills and Estate Planning. We can help you design your will so your wishes for your assets and belongings are honored. We can ensure that minor children are in the care of the guardian of your choice in your absence and that the division of your assets occurs in an orderly and proper manner. We would be please to help you assist charitable organizations that matter to you that could benefit from your donation.

At Mahoney, Silverman & Cross, we understand tax law and will take those in account to assist you in avoiding paying undue taxes in order to provide people you care about with the maximum amount of assets possible. We can help you effectively navigate Probate Law and Will Contests, as well as understanding if a Trust is appropriate for you in your situation.

Part of dealing with Wills and Estate Planning is making sure that other important issues are considered, such as Health Care Powers of Attorney, Living Wills and all the issues involved in Elder Law. Mahoney, Silverman & Cross can assist you to understand the implications of these issues and provide you help in planning for them effectively.

No one likes to think much about Wills and Estate Planning, but it’s essential to do it well. Call The Law Firm of Mahoney, Silverman & Cross today at 815-730-9500 and let’s help you plan well to care for the people who mean the most to you.


Ashley E. Bechtold 

Joliet/Main Office

822 Infantry Drive, Suite 100
Joliet, Illinois 60435

Phone: 815-730-9500

Oswego Office

126 South Main Street
Oswego, Illinois 60543

Phone: 630-554-7800

Morris Office

116 E. Washington Street
Morris, Illinois 60450

Phone: 815-513-5437