NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN KENDALL COUNTY PROBATE CASES
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Sean Robertson is Principal and Managing Partner of Robertson Legal Group, LLC and he concentrates his law practice in the areas of probate, estate planning, and wills and trusts. This blog article will discuss the Notice to Creditors in Kendall County Probate Cases. Notice to Creditors is required to terminate creditor’s claims within 6 months of the admission of a Will in Kendall County
Under Section 28-4 of the Probate Act of 1975 (755 ILCS 5/28-4), Notice to Creditors are required to cut off creditor’s claims after a decedent’s death. Cutting off creditor’s claims is critical in Kendall County Probate cases because this limit the amount of time that a creditor can file a claim against the decedent’s estate.
In Yorkville and Kendall County, the probate court is held at the Clerk of the Circuit Court of the 23rd Judicial Circuit at 807 West John Street, Yorkville, Illinois 60560. Sean Robertson and Robertson Legal Group, LLC have prepared a Sample Notice to Creditors, which is attached. This Sample Notice is a sample of the type of notice that would be published in the newspaper to inform creditors of their time limitation to file any claims against the estate in the Kendall County Probate Case.
Please note that we have changed names and made up fictional information for example purposes:
STATE OF ILLINOIS IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF KENDALL COUNTY, ILLINOIS COUNTY DEPARTMENT-PROBATE DIVISION Estate of Bernice Smith Deceased. No. 2018P106. CLAIM NOTICE Notice is given to creditors of the death of Bernice Smith, whose address was 610 Bridge Street, Yorkville, Illinois 60560. Letters of Office were issued on January 23, 2019 to David Smith, as Independent Executor, whose attorney is Sean Robertson of Robertson Legal Group, LLC, 34 Saravanos Drive, Suite A, Yorkville, Illinois 60560. The estate will be administered without Court Supervision, unless under Section 28-4 of the Probate Act of 1975 (755 ILCS 5/28-4) any interested person terminates independent administration at any time by mailing or delivering a petition to terminate to the Circuit Court Clerk. Claims against the estate may be filed in the office of the clerk in Room _____, 807 West John Street, Yorkville, Illinois 60560, or with the representative, or both, on or before July 23, 2019, any claim not filed within that period is barred. Copies of a claim filed with the Circuit Court Clerk must be mailed or delivered to the representative and to the attorney, if any, within ten (10) days after it has been filed with the Circuit Clerk. Atty. No. Sean L. Robertson of Robertson Legal Group, LLC, Attorney for David Smith, Independent Executor 610 Bridge Street, Yorkville, Illinois 60560, 630-555-1212.
Experienced Yorkville Probate Attorneys
Sean Robertson is an experienced Yorkville Probate Attorney handling Kendall County and nearby probate matters. Sean Robertson is a 15-year experienced probate and estate planning attorney with offices in Yorkville. Sean Robertson may be reached at his Yorkville Office at 630-780-1034 or via email at Sean@RobertsonLegalGroupLLC.com.