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  • Susan Dawson has received an AV Preeminent® rating by Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™. An AV rating is the highest rating an attorney can receive.Read All
  • Nichole M. Waltz Has Been Nominated and Accepted as 2015 AIOFLA’S 10 Best Law Firm in Illinois For Client Satisfaction. Read All

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“We have been working with Waltz, Palmer and Dawson, over the last few years on various levels. Our experience has been one of excellent service, extreme professionalism….”

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Chicago Area Full Service Law Firm

We understand you have a choice in law firms. What sets WP&D apart from the rest? We are a certified woman-owned law firm committed to providing individual and corporate clients with high-quality, responsive legal services personalized to each client’s specific needs.

At WP&D, you are not hiring a generalist. We believe clients receive the best legal advice when working with an attorney who concentrates in a specific area of the law. We add value by providing you with a complete range of services – from Business Law and Litigation, to Family Law and Estate Planning/Probate – provided by a full staff of lawyers and paralegals with years of experience, honing their skills in their specific practice area.

Whether it’s working with an individual on family law matters and estate planning, advising in-house counsel on complex litigation strategy or guiding a start-up business as it grows and matures; WP&D is the right choice for your legal needs.