Events

Ethics at End of Life

Presented by Brandon Peck

Learn how practitioners can protect themselves in the decision-making chain of command for issues surrounding death.

Date: October 26, 2017
Time: Registration 5:30 pm , Event: 6:00PM – 7:00PM
Location: Three Crowns Park, 2323 McDaniel Ave, Evanston, IL 60201
Register: Call 847-462-0885 or email events@elderworks.com

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Financial Wellness Breakfast & Brew

Presented by Kerry Peck

Learn about the Tax Impact of Charitable Giving

Date: July 22, 2017
Time: 10:00 am to 11:30 am
Location: 161 Northfield Road, Northfield, IL 60093
RSVP: by July 13,2017 Contact 947.784.6030

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Celebrity Estate Battles

Presented by Kerry Peck

Learn about the legal issues resulting from the estate planning missteps of famous celebrities including: Ernie Banks, Mickey Rooney, Redstone Sumner, Sam Huff, Elvis, Marilyn Monroe and more. Hear what they should have done to protect their estates.

Date: June 5, 2017
Time: 10:00 am (Refreshments), 10:30 am (Program)
Location: The East Wing, Glenview Park Center, 2400 Chestnut Avenue, Glenview 60026
Sponsor: Brandel Health & Rehab

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Celebrity Estate Battles

Presented by Kerry Peck

Learn about the legal issues resulting from the estate planning missteps of famous celebrities including: Ernie Banks, Mickey Rooney, Redstone Sumner, Sam Huff, Elvis, Marilyn Monroe and more. Hear what they should have done to protect their estates.

Date: June 6, 2017
Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Location: Northbrook Senior Center – located inside the Northbrook Leisure Center at 3323 Walters Avenue (between Sanders Road and Landwehr Road), Northbrook, IL 60062


“When Dementia Leads to Drama”

Speaker: Brandon Peck

Date: June 13, 2017
Time: 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Location: The Springs of Vernon Hills, 350 S Milwaukee Ave, Vernon Hills, IL 60061
CEU Credit: 1 CEU Awarded for Illinois Social Workers, Professional Counselors, and Registered Nurses
To RSVP: Email events@elderwerks.com.


Hoarding and The Law

Date: Thursday May 2, 2017
Time: 5:15 PM – 7:00 PM
Where: Bethesda Rehab & Senior Car
2833 North Nordica Ave
Chicago, IL 60634

Presented by Kerry Peck

Details:
Registration 5:30pm
Presentation/Dinner: 6:00pm
Complimentary Valet Parking

This program awards 1.0 CEU credit to nurses, professional counselors, social workers and nursing home administrators. License number required.

To register, please call 847-462-0885 or email events@elderwerks.com

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Peck Ritchey will be participating as a Gold Sponsor of Northwestern’s 23rd Annual Alzheimer Day

Thursday, May 11, 2017
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
251 E. Huron Street
Feinberg Pavilion, Third-Floor Conference Center
To Register: CLICK HERE


CELEBRATE WILMETTE/KENILWORTH LIVING

Date: Saturday May 6, 2017
Time: 12:00AM – 12:30 PM
Where: Mallinckrodt Center, 1041 Ridge Road, Wilmette, IL

Info: CLICK HERE

*The Sandwich Generation by Brandon Peck, This program will address the struggles of adult children coping with caring for young children and their aging adult parents.


Hoarding and The Law – CEU Event

Date: Thursday March 2, 2017
Time: 5:15 PM – 7:00 PM
Where: Wyndemere Senior Living Campus
200 Wyndemere Circle, Wheaton, IL 60187

Presented by Tim Ritchey, Peck Ritchey, LLC

Details: Sign-in, Light Supper, Wine & Dessert: 5:15pm – 6:00pm
Presentation: 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Complimentary Valet Parking

This program awards 1.0 CEU credit to nurses, professional counselors, social workers and nursing home administrators. License number required.

To register, please call 847-462-0885 or email events@elderwerks.com


FREE LIVE WEBINAR: LEGAL PLANNING FOR ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

Date: Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 PM CST
Overview: Kerry Peck will be speaking on: What steps should you take to protect your assets and ensure that you or your loved ones will be able to make the important decisions related to your care?

To Register: CLICK HERE


Free Webinar: Protecting IRA Accounts of the Elderly

Date: Thursday, Feb 16, 2017
Time: 12:00 PM CST
Overview: Kerry Peck will be speaking on the risk of calamitous financial losses of retirement assets increases dramatically as we age. Retirees who develop Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia become even more vulnerable to financial predators. It is particularly difficult to protect IRA accounts, for which normal legal protections cannot be utilized.
In this free webinar, experts will discuss the risk of losing retirement assets and the unique problems involved in protecting IRA accounts. Note: This is not a CLE program.
To Register: Click here.


Free Presentation: Hoarding and the Law, Presented by Tim Ritchey

Date: Thursday, March 2, 2017
Sign-in, Light Supper, Wine & Dessert: 5:15pm – 6:00pm
Presentation: 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Location:
Wyndemere Senior Living Campus
200 Wyndemere Circle
Wheaton, IL 60187
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*This program awards 1.0 CEU credit to nurses, professional counselors, social workers and nursing home administrators. License number required.


Hoarding and the Law

Date: Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Time: 9-10:30am
Location: Glenview Village Hall – Burnham Board Room
2500 East Lake Avenue, Glenview
For More information and RSVP: sscatchell@peckritchey.com or (312) 201-0900
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Celebrity Estate Battles

Date: Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time: 7:00PM
Location: The Lodge of NorthBrook, 2220 Founders Road
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Special Needs Planning for Families with Mental Ill Children

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: December 6, 2016
Time: 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Location: Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL


Litigation Overview

CLE on Decedents Estate and Trust Estate Administration
Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: December 2, 2016
Time: 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: Illinois State Bar Association, 20 S. Clark Street, Chicago, IL


Alzheimer’s and the Law

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: November 16, 2016
Time: 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Location: North Shore Senior Center, 161 Northfield Road, Northfield, IL


Financial Wellness Lunch & Learn

Date: Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Time: 11:30pm – 1:30pm
Location: Arthur C. Nielsen, Jr. Campus – Golder Dining Room
161 Northfield Road, Northfield, IL 60093
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RSVP is required by Nov 7, 2016: (847) 784-6030


Impaired Clients

IICLE Annual Elder Law Short Course
Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: November 3, 2016
Time: 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: Lisle


Surrogacy and the Dementia Patient

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: November 1, 2016
Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Location: Lake Forest Hospital, 660 N. Westmoreland Road, Lake Forest, IL


Surrogacy and Temporary Guardianship

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: October 19, 2016
Time: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Location: McHenry Dementia Conference, McHenry County Club, 820 N. John Street, McHenry, IL


Ethical Considerations When Clients have Diminished Capacity

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: October 13, 2016
Time: 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Location: IICLE, One South Wacker Conference Center, Chicago, IL


Ethics-Questioning Capacity

Presented by Tim Ritchey
Date: October 11, 2016
Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Location: Edward Hospital, 801 S Washington Street, Naperville, IL


Alzheimer’s and the Law

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: October 6, 2016
Time: 12:15 pm – 2:00 pm
Location: CBA/WBAI Joint Task Force (JTF) on Women and Aging, Chicago Bar Association, 321 S. Plymouth Ct, Chicago, IL


Scams and Exploitation

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: September 28, 2016
Time: 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Location: Lieberman Center for Health & Rehab, 9700 Gross Point Rd, Skokie, IL


AgeOptions 12th Annual Networking Reception and Silent Auction

Date: Thursday, September 22, 2016
Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Location: Crystal Ballroom of the Hyatt Regency Chicago
151 East Wacker Drive


Financial and Legal Issues in Dementia

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: September 10, 2016
Time: 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Advocate Dementia Conference, Hamburger University, 2715 Jorie Boulevard, Oak Brook, IL


Alzheimer’s and Dementia: A Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Care

Date: Saturday, September 10, 2016
Time: 8:15am – 3:00pm
Location: McDonald’s Hamburger University Oakbrook, IL
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Register here


Guardianship

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: September 6, 2016
Time: 9:00 am – 10:30am
Location: North Shore Senior Center, CareOptions, Northfield, IL


Developments in Trust and Will Litigation, CAPS Presentation

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: August 20, 2016
Time: 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Location: Chicago, IL


Protect Your Parents from Exploitation

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: June 6, 2016
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Northern Illinois Employee Assistance Professionals Association, Oak Brook Drury Lane, Oak Brook


Estate Planning Committee Seminar, Professional Responsibility and Ethics, Challenges in Elder Law

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: June 1, 2016
Time: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: Chicago Bar Association, 321 S. Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL


Legal Wellness Breakfast & Brew, Conversations You Need to Have with your Adult Children

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: May 14, 2016
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Presbyterian Homes, 3200 Grant Street, Evanston, IL


Ethics – Questioning Capacity: How do you determine if an individual is capable of making decisions?

See PDF for more info
Date: Thursday, April 28th, 2016
Time: 5:15 pm – Check-in & Refreshments; 6:00pm – Presentation
Location: Ronald McDonald House, 211 E. Grand Ave., Chicago
*Ronald McDonald House will validate parking for $10-you must park at the Intercontinental Hotel located at 505 N. Michigan Avenue
RSVP: By April 25 to: sscatchell@peckritchey.com or (312) 201-0900


Sandwich Generation

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: April 19, 2016
Time: 9:15-10:30 am
Location: Niles Interagency, Turning Point, 8324 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie, IL


Are You The Next Victim? Protecting Yourself Against Identity Theft, Fraud, and Scams

See PDF for more info
Date: Thursday, April 14, 2016
Time: 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM (registration begins at 11 AM)
Location: Eddie Merlot’s, 185 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Lincolnshire
RSVP: By April 11, 2016 to Sergeant Kim Covelli at 847-913-2345 or kcovelli@lincolnshireil.gov – SEATING IS LIMITED


Alzheimer’s and Legal Planning

Sponsored by CNADC Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: April 18, 2016
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 pm
Location: Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 320 E Superior, Chicago, IL


Financial Exploitation – Panel Presentation with the Lincolnshire Police Department

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: April 16, 2016
Time: 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: Eddie Merlot, 185 Milwaukee, Lincolnshire, IL


Scams and Exploitation

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: April 12, 2016
Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Location: Chicago Hadassah, Jewish Community Center, 5050 Church Street, Skokie, IL


How do you determine if an individual is capable of making decisions?

See PDF for more info
Date: Thursday, April 4, 2016
Time: 5:15 PM – Check-in Refreshments; 6:00 PM – Presentation
Location: The Scottish Home, 2800 Des Plaines Avenue, North Riverside, IL 60546
RSVP: (Required by April 2) to Linda Kunick, linda.kunicki@brightstarcare.com


Planning for Dementia, Legal Defense

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: March 22, 2016
Time: 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: Expression Supper Club, Older Adult Services, 9375 Church Street, Park Ridge, IL


Elder Abuse and Financial Exploitation

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: March 8, 2016
Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Location: Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission, Chicago


Planning for Dementia-Legal Self Defense

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: February 18, 2016
Time: 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: Maggiano’s, 4999 Old Orchard Road, Skokie


The Entrepreneurial Spirit during Retirement

Panel Presentation with Kerry Peck
Date: January 23, 2016
Time: 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Location: JP Morgan Chase Bank, 791 Elm Street, Winnetka, IL


Fundamentals of Financial and Legal Security – Wills, Trust, POA, Advanced Directives

Panel Presentation with Kerry Peck
Date: January 20, 2016
Time: 11:30 – 1:30 pm
Location: North Shore Senior Center, 161 Northfield Road, Northfield, IL


“Applied Legal Ethics” for National Business Institute

Presented by Tim Ritchey
Date: December 4, 2015
Time: 3:30 – 4:30 pm
Location: Naperville, IL


“Estate Planning” for SRES Class

Presented by Tim Ritchey
Date: December 1, 2015
Time: 11 am
Location: Downers Grove for Mainstream Association, Downers Grove, IL


“New Legislation/Presumptively Void Transfers”, Elder Law Short Course

Co presenter-Kerry Peck
Date: November 12, 2015
Time: 10:20-11:20 am
Location: Hilton Lisle, 3003 Corporate West Drive, Lisle


“Special Needs Planning” for Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: November 10, 2015
Time: 8-10 am
Location: Chicago


“Estate Planning” for SRES Class

Presented by Tim Ritchey
Date: November 10, 2015
Time: 11 am
Location: North Shore Barrington Association of Realtors, Northbrook, IL


Questioning Capacity – Ethics Discussion

Presented by Jesse Footlik
Date: October 28, 2015
Time: 5-6 pm
Location: The Fairmont, 5061 N Pulaski, Chicago, IL


Breakfast & Brew Program – “Special Needs Planning”

Sponsored by the North Shore Senior Center
Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: October 24, 2015
Time: 10:00-11:30 am
Location: Chase Bank, 791 Elm St, Winnetka, IL


Financial Exploitation – The Crime of the Century

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: October 22-23, 2015
Time: 4:20-5:20 pm
Location: Midwest Conference for Geriatric Care Managers. Rosemont, IL


Guardianship Bootcamp – Contested Guardianship Estates

Presented by Tim Ritchey
Date: October 16, 2015
Time: 1:45 pm – 2:45 pm
Location: Illinois State Bar Association, 20 S Clark Street, #900, Chicago, IL


Guardianship Bootcamp – Powers, Duties, Limitations and Role of Guardian

Presented by Brandon Peck
Date: October 16, 2015
Time: 11:00 – 11:45 am
Location: Illinois State Bar Association, 20 S Clark Street, #900, Chicago, IL


When Dementia Leads to Drama

Presented by Jesse Footlik
Date: October 13, 2015
Time: 5 pm – 6 PM
Location: Bethesda Nursing Home, 2833 N Nordica Ave, Chicago, IL


“Guardianship” Webinar sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Illinois Chapter

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: October 13, 2015
Time: 9:30 am – 11:30 am


Ethical Challenges Lawyers Face, Elder Law Immersion and Practice-Building Camp

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: August 28, 2015
Time: 8am – 9 am,
Location: IHG Chicago-Mart Plaza River North, 350 W Mart Center Dr., Chicago, IL


Power of Attorney vs. Guardianship

Guardianship CLE Seminar
Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: June 12, 2015
Time: 9:45-10:30am
Location: UBS Tower & Conference Center, One N Wacker, 2nd Floor, Chicago, IL 60606


Elder Law

Presented by Tim Ritchey
Date: May 28, 2015
Time: 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Location: Senior Resource Rally, 6655 Main St., Downers Grove, IL.


Sandwich Generation

Presented by Andy Lau
Date: May 26, 2015
Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Location: Pompeii Restaurant 1531 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607


Capacity to Sign Advanced Directives

Presented by Tim Ritchey
Date: May 14, 2015
Time: 12-1:00 p.m.
Location: Edwards Hospital, 801 S. Washington St. Naperville, IL 60540.


Modern Day Trust and Estate Practice for Every Lawyer

Panel presentation by Kerry Peck
Date: May 11, 2015
Time: 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Location: PLI MLCE Marathon


Elder Law

Presented by Tim Ritchey
Date: May 7, 2015
Time: 9:30-11:30 am
Location: Senior Resource Rally, 1114 N. Arlington Hts. Rd, Arlington Heights, IL


Elder Law & Fiduciary Litigation

Elder Law Bootcamp for Attorneys
Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: April 23, 2015
Time: 9:15-10:30 am
Location: ISBA Elder Law Bootcamp, Chicago, IL


Power of Attorney

IDA/CVLS, CLE Series (For Attorneys)
Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: April 22, 2015
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 pm
Location: Private Bank Building, 120 S. LaSalle Street, Chicago, IL


Should I Stay or Should I Go

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: April 15, 2015
Time: 11:30 – 1:30 pm
Location: North Shore Senior Center, 161 Northfield Road, Northfield, IL


Estate Planning

Presented by Tim Ritchey
Date: March 31, 2015
Time: 10:45 am – 12:00 pm
Location: SRES Group. 6655 Main St #204, Downers Grove, IL 60516


When Dementia Leads to Drama

Presented by Brandon Peck
Date: March 19, 2015
Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Location: Advocate Illinois Masonic Hospital, 836 West Wellington Avenue, Chicago, IL


Changes in the LGBT Community: Live, Life, and Love

Presented by Ron Webb
Date: March 6, 2015
Time: 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court Chicago, IL


Game Plan for Life’s Second Half

Presented by Ron Webb
Date: January 28, 2015
Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Location: Silver Cross Hospital, 1900 Silver Cross Boulevard, New Lenox, IL


Elder Abuse

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: January 16, 2015
Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Location: Robert W. Baird, 495 Chestnut St, Winnetka, IL


Case Study: Probate Guardianship Litigation

Presented by Kerry Peck, Panel Discussion
Date: January 8, 2015
Time: 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm


Aging with Your Ducks in a Row

Presented by Kerry Peck
Date: January 8, 2015
Time: 10:00 am -11:00 am
Location: Glenview Senior Center, 2400 Chestnut Ave, Glenview, IL