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  • Noteworthy New Sponsorships

    Peck Ritchey, LLC was honored to have sponsored the North Shore Walk to End Alzheimer’s. The walk will took place on Sunday, September 26, 2021 in Glenview. The Alzheimer’s Association is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization. All funds raised through Walk to End Alzheimer’s further the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association.

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    Pictured above (left to right): Lauren Muttschall, Marla Levie, Kerry Peck, Hillary Peck

    Peck Ritchey, LLC was a proud sponsor of Elderwerks Aging Better Expo: Planning Your Future Today. This was a 5-day interactive and virtual experience where attendees learned in a fun, engaging live-streamed expo that included educational seminars and tips on aging topics.


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    From estate planning and intricate family dynamics to advanced care directives and isolation, being an older adult in this country can sometimes feel overwhelming. Peck Ritchey, LLC was honored to join a lecture on September 21, 2021 with Louis (Skep) Weiss (publisher of Chicago Health and Chicago Caregiving magazines) as he moderated a conversation between geriatrician Dr. Kate Thompson (SHARE Network Chicago) and elder law attorney Brandon Peck (Peck Ritchey, LLC) about important issues facing seniors today. Focusing on a real-life case study which highlights pertinent issues, the discussion addressed concerns and offered helpful advice on steps forward.


  • Kerry Peck Included as a Best Lawyer in the area of Elder Law for 2022!

    kerry peckPeck Ritchey, LLC is pleased to announce that Kerry Peck has been included in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.

    “Best Lawyers was founded in 1981 with the purpose of highlighting the extraordinary accomplishments of those in the legal profession,” said Best Lawyers CEO Phillip Greer. “We are proud to continue to serve as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals worldwide.”

    Best Lawyers has earned the respect of the profession, the media and the public as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals. Its first international list was published in 2006 and since then has grown to provide lists in over 75 countries.

    Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers based on professional expertise, and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.

    Peck Ritchey, LLC would like to congratulate Kerry Peck for being named to 2022 The Best Lawyers in America list!


  • Kerry Peck and Peck Ritchey, LLC Partner with WGN Radio

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    Tune in to WGN Radio tomorrow at approximately 11:35 a.m. as Kerry and John discuss what happens when an individual does not have Powers of Attorney or a Will. Have a question you’d like to ask? Call in to ask Kerry live on WGN Radio at (312) 981-7200!

    Use this link to listen live online: https://wgnradio.com/on-air/.


  • Peck Ritchey, LLC Ranked in 2022 “Best Law Firms”

    November 4, 2021 — U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®, for the 12th consecutive year, announce the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings. Peck Ritchey, LLC has been ranked in the 2022 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list regionally in 1 practice areas.

    Firms included in the 2022 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.

    The 2022 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”; includes rankings in 75 national practice areas and 127 metropolitan – based practice areas. Additionally, one “Law Firm of the Year” was named in each nationally-ranked practice area.

    Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism and their integrity.

    Peck Ritchey, LLC received the following rankings in the 2022 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”:

    About “Best Law Firms”

    The U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in the field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a 2022 ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer recognized in the 12th edition of The Best Lawyers in America® list for that particular location and specialty.

    About U.S. News & World Report

    U.S. News & World Report is the global leader in quality rankings that empower people to make better, more informed decisions about important issues affecting their lives. A digital news and information company focused on Education, Health, Money, Travel, Cars and News, USNews.com provides consumer advice, rankings and analysis to serve people making complex decisions throughout all stages of life. More than 40 million people visit USNews.com each month for research and guidance. Founded in 1933, U.S. News is headquartered in Washington, D.C.

    About Best Lawyers

    Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected lawyer ranking service in the world. For 40 years, Best Lawyers has assisted those in need of legal services to identify the lawyers best qualified to represent them in distant jurisdictions or unfamiliar specialties. Best Lawyers awards are published in leading local, regional and national publications across the globe.

    Lawyers who are nominated for consideration are voted on by currently recognized Best Lawyers working in the same practice area and located in the same geographic region. Our awards and recognitions are based purely on the feedback we receive from these top lawyers. Those who receive high peer reviews undergo a thorough verification process to make sure they are currently still in private practice. Only then can these top lawyers be recognized by Best Lawyers.

    2022 Best Law Firms“>Read this as a pdf.


  • Kerry Peck and Peck Ritchey Partner with WGN Radio – Sep 3, 2021

    Friday, September 3, 2021

    Tune in Friday

    at approx. 11:15 a.m.

    Last week you heard Kerry Peck on WGN Radio with Johhn Williams discussing the stunning epidemic that is elder abuse. Approximately 5 million older Americans are abused annually, which is approximately 1 in 10 Americans over the age of 60.

    The response to last week’s segment has been so significant that John has invited Kerry back to answer more caller questions.

    Tune in to WGN Radio tomorrow at approximately 11:15 a.m. as Kerry and John discuss common elder abuse scams, what you should know, and how to protect yourself and loved ones.

    Use this link to listen live online: https://wgnradio.com/on-air/.


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