The law offices of Hoy Sahlas LLC

Our Oak Brook Attorneys Focus in:

Since 1985, we’ve focused on a select, few areas of law rather than a wide spectrum.  Our 50+ years of combined legal experience in these areas makes us well-seasoned, recognized authorities in these areas of law.  

Wills and Trusts
If you are looking for attorneys who regularly practice in these areas and have decades of experience under their belts, then your search is over - you’ve found us.

Estate Planning

We offer a FREE Estate Plan Consultation.
  • Wills, Codicils
  • Revocable, Living Trusts
  • Asset Protection Planning
  • Planned Giving
  • Special Needs Planning
  • Charitable Remainder Trusts
  • Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts
  • Special Needs Trusts
  • Private Annuities
  • Nuptial Agreements, including Pre-Nuptial and Post-Nuptial
  • Family Limited Partnerships
  • Powers of Attorney for Property (Finances)
  • Powers of Attorney for Healthcare
  • Living Wills

When a Loved One Passes Away
Decedents’ Estates

  • Probate in Cook County, Illinois
  • Probate in DuPage County, Illinois
  • Representing Executors and Administrators of Estates
  • Serving as Executor or Administrator of Estates
  • Representing Beneficiaries of Estates and Trusts
  • Testate and Intestate cases
  • Small Estate Affidavits
  • Bond in Lieu of Probate
  • Trust Administration

Starting a Business

  • Creating, establishing or dissolving:
    • Small Businesses
    • Corporations
    • Subchapter S-Corps
    • Partnerships
    • Limited Liability Companies (LLCs)
    • Not-for-Profit Organizations
  • Business Purchases & Sales
  • Draft & Maintain Corporate Records
  • Design Ownership Agreements and Operating Agreements
  • Employment Contracts
  • Drafting Share Certificates
  • Shareholder Agreements and Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Registered Agent Services
  • Filing Annual Reports on behalf of Businesses
  • Representation of and Counsel to Small & Mid-size Businesses and Not-for-Profit Organizations

Buying or Selling a Home
Real Estate

  • Residential Real Estate Purchases & Sales
  • Commercial & Investment Real Estate Purchases & Sales
  • Condominium Conversions
  • New Construction Real Estate Purchases
  • Representing Purchasers of REO properties or properties in foreclosure
  • Condominium Board Representation
  • Condominium & Homeowners Association Representation
  • Drafting and Amending Condominium Declaration and By-laws
  • Drafting Contracts and Amendments
  • Drafting Illinois Deeds, including Quit Claim Deeds
  • 1031 Exchanges
  • Land Trusts
  • Mechanic’s Liens
  • Real Estate Title Examination


  • Guardianships of Disabled Persons
  • Guardianships of Minors (Children)

Personal Injury

Medical Malpractice



All Photos on this page taken by Colleen L. Sahlas