1. Important Things to Remember About Business Disputes, Pt 1

    Welcome back to our blog page here at Valente Law! Charles Valente has been in this business for almost three decades and if he can say anything about his experiences, it’s that being a good attorney is so much more than just great execution in the courtroom. Of course, Charles Valente is no stranger to courtroom drama, but if business disputes and real estate disputes c…Read More

  2. Business Owners: ADA Litigation 101

    The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was implemented in 1990 to eliminate discrimination toward people with disabilities. Business owners must follow ADA guidelines or they could be hit with an ADA compliance violation, which isn’t a fun situation for anyone involved. We know business owners try to adhere to these guidelines but don’t always know the ins-and-outs …Read More

  3. REAL ESTATE DISPUTES: THE BASICS

    Whether you’re a developer, commercial landlord or broker involved in real estate, you might one day find yourself in a real estate dispute if you’re in the business long enough. Real estate litigation can be complicated, which means finding an attorney well-versed and experienced in the topic can be difficult. At Valente Law in Chicago, our attorney Charles Valente ha…Read More

  4. What is a Probate Lawyer?

    The probate process can be lengthy and complicated, which is why probate lawyers are necessary for planning for your future. Probate lawyers make sure the process is smooth and done correctly, always keeping your best interests in mind. At Valente Law in Chicago, our attorney Charles Valente is well-versed in estate planning, probate and wealth preservation law. To find ou…Read More

  5. 10 Tips For Finding The Right Estate Planning Lawyer For You

    Estate planning law is probably not at the top of your mind, but it should be. About 60 percent of adults haven’t developed a will or estate plan for after they pass away, noting passiveness and lack of estate as two primary reasons, according to a recent AARP article. At Valente Law in Chicago, our attorney Charles Valente is well-versed in estate planning, probate and …Read More

  6. The Top 7 Things to Think About Before Writing A Will With Your Estate Planning Lawyer

    Writing a will might not be the first priority on your to-do list, but it is an important document that you’ll need handy — most times, unfortunately, when you least expect it. About six in 10 adults don’t have a will prepared, mostly due to procrastination and lack of property, according to a recent AARP article. At Valente Law in Chicago, our attorney Charles Valen…Read More

  7. Business Disputes: The Basics

    It doesn’t matter whether you’re a small mom-and-pop store or an international behemoth, if you’re in business, you’ll eventually face a business dispute. It's part of the “deal” that one makes when they decide to get into the industry. Everyone dreams about the ideal company– happy customers, happy employees, no one quits, and no one has any complaints. Yet,…Read More

  8. How Estate Planning Can Benefit You

    Estate planning, for some, can be something scary. Scary, in that, it requires you to think ahead the future and realize your own mortality. Everyone will pass in time, this is a fact. However, whether it is tomorrow or many years from now, you want to make sure that you protect your valuables and plan ahead — if not for you, for the family you will leave behind. It impo…Read More

  9. Welcome

    Welcome to the new Charles Valente website! Stay tuned for updates…Read More