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March 29, 2022

Those Things We Do!

The Many Practice Areas of Martucci Law Too often, we talk with past clients about new legal problems for which they are seeking a trusted lawyer referral. “I can help you with that” is often my […]
January 15, 2022

22 New Illinois Laws for 2022

For 2022, the Illinois lawmakers added more than 300 new laws to the books.  Among the new laws, are 22 listed below, which may be of interest, anticipation or regret to the residents of Illinois: What’s the real price […]
November 24, 2021

Thank God, America!

Abraham Lincoln's Thanksgiving Proclamation
November 8, 2021

Honor American Veterans

Veterans Day 11:00 a.m. on November 11, 1918 marked the end of hostilities between the Allied nations and Germany, ending World War I.  In 1926, the U.S. Congress passed a resolution declaring November 11th “Armistice Day,” […]
October 29, 2021

Very Scary Halloween Laws

CAUTION: Dumb LAWS carry real FINES! After 19 months of wearing masks in school, kids are looking forward to wearing masks outdoors in the annual hunt for Halloween treats!  Don’t upset the spirits by breaking a […]
August 12, 2021

Bankruptcy Filings Have Decreased During COVID – For Now

Consumers Are Ignoring Rising Debt Many experts believed that the 2020 economic recession, caused by COVID-19, would lead to increased bankruptcy filings.  Surprisingly, the number of U.S. bankruptcy filings has dropped 27% over the past year […]
August 4, 2021

Defending the Accused: Guilty & Not Guilty

Protecting Our Constitutional Rights “How can you defend someone who you know is guilty?” That’s a question every criminal defense lawyer has heard. The best answer is that when we defend the rights of the guilty, […]
July 30, 2021

Find a Lawyer Who’s Better than Breakfast

A lot of the lawyers that John Grisham writes about he describes as “ham and eggers.” These are generally the small firm and solo lawyers, advertising for clients and serving the legal needs of ordinary people.  […]