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"Prepare your work outside; get everything ready for yourself in the field, and after that build your house." -Proverbs 24:27 ESV

“Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.” -Abraham Lincoln  

About Darrell

Darrell has a general law practice with an emphasis in estate/trust planning, estate/trust administration and litigation, business matters, real estate matters, agricultural matters and other general matters. Darrell does NOT hold himself out as a specialist in any field.  Darrell grew up in central Illinois and developed his work ethic while assisting with his parents' family farm business and farm drainage/excavating business. Darrell obtained a B.S. in Finance from the College of Commerce at the University of Illinois-Urbana and then obtained his M.B.A. and J.D. from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Darrell enjoys helping his clients solve problems and plan for their future. Darrell is an active member of the Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA), and volunteers with several local charitable organizations. Darrell has authored a number of published articles that are available upon request.  Darrell is blessed and thankful to be happily married with two wonderful children.