James R. Carey is a Partner at Levin Schreder & Carey, Ltd., in Chicago, where he focuses on trust and estate litigation. He is a member of the American Bar Association’s Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section, where he is a former Chair of the Probate and Trust Litigation Committee, and a former Chair of the Chicago Bar Association’s Probate Practice Committee. Mr. Carey received his B.A. from Marquette University and his J.D. from Loyola University Chicago School of Law.
Margot Gordon serves as Of Counsel at the Monahan Law Group, LLC, in Chicago, where she concentrates her practice in estate planning and administration. Ms. Gordon has repeatedly been recognized as an Illinois Super Lawyer and was named a Top Lawyer in estate planning by The Legal Network. She received her B.A. from the University of California-San Diego, a certificate in estate planning from an LL.M. program on tax from The John Marshall Law School, and her J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School.