Legal Advice for All Your Needs in Chicago’s Northern Suburbs

Shaw Law Ltd. can meet practically any legal need that a person or family can encounter over the course of a lifetime. We handle divorces, criminal defense, real estate transactions and civil litigation on all kinds of issues. We can draft wills, trusts and powers of attorney, then later assist with the administration of the estate.

Our versatility and close engagement with our clients throughout the Northern Collar counties represents an important strength of our practice. If we’ve handled one problem for you in the past, you can call upon us with confidence for a different problem years later. To learn how you can benefit from the wide scope of our attorneys’ experience and legal insights, contact Shaw Law Ltd. for a free in-office consultation in Waukegan.

Here are some examples of the civil matters our Illinois bankruptcy lawyers handle for clients both in and out of court:

  • Divorce and family law
  • Estate planning
  • Probate
  • Chapter 7 bankruptcy
  • Chapter 13 bankruptcy
  • Real estate transactions and litigation
  • Transactions and litigation for landlords and property managers
  • Counsel for townhouse, condominium or homeowner’s associations
  • Land use, zoning or local regulatory problems
  • Gun law
  • Personal injury or wrongful death claims
  • Immigration problems
  • Business and commercial litigation
  • Contract disputes

Our familiarity with business and consumer transactions, family legal needs and civil litigation work together to benefit the people we serve. Our trial experience helps us identify liability risk and potential problems that can come up in a consumer or commercial transaction. Meanwhile, our experience with contract negotiations and documentation often points the way toward an effective resolution of a dispute without taking it to court.

Call 847-244-4696 for the Advice of a Waukegan Business Litigation Lawyer
Whether you need help with a contract claim, a car accident, a real estate problem or an immigration question, the Waukegan civil litigation attorneys of Shaw Law Ltd. can advise you and protect your interests. Contact one of our lawyers today for a free in-office consultation about our civil practice.

Meet Mark L. Shaw

Mark Shaw founded the firm in 1995. Previously, he was a trial lawyer at Winston & Strawn. He received a B.S. Pharm., with honors, from Purdue University, and a J.D., magna cum laude, from Indiana University. He is a licensed pharmacist having practiced in Illinois, Indiana and Kentucky.


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